Tauranga Woodcrafters Guild Inc.

Open Workshop & Toymakers Group


The Openworkshop Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 6:30pm & the 2nd & 4th Saturdays at 9:30am of each month at the Guild's Workshop. The Open workshop group combines with the Toymakers and has both weekend and evening meetings during the working week. This group is aimed at working people who cannot attend any of our week day daytime meetings. Members of the Open Workshop group are typically busy on the widest range of projects including furniture, toys, jewelery, musical instruments etc as well as all the other group interests - turning, carving & scrollsaw work.

Meetings each month


Several Open Workshop Group meetings are held every month. The program for meetings listed in our Guild Brochure . The group suits people who are still employed and working. We have men and womem of all ages regularly attending each week.



Group leaders often include a training element to group meetings to help our members build their skill levels.

Well equiped workshop


Our workshop is well setup with excellent woodworking equipment. This is kept in good operating order by our workshop maintenance officer. Group leaders are always present to ensure equipment is used safely and to provide advice and instruction to those wanting to do something new.