Community Sheds

Banga community shed

Australia’s first community hub dedicated to the reuse and repair of household electrical appliances.

The Banga electrical workshop provides space for people to meet, learn, and share their skills. The shed currently offers repair services and testing & tagging of electrical items. Banga will resume it’s Repair Cafe program in the second half of 2021.

Paid Repair Services
Contact our Banga staff to discuss your needs on 02 8004 6379.

Cost: $60 per hour plus the cost of replacement parts where applicable.

Please note: Banga is open for community drop-offs on Mondays & Tuesdays only. We recommend calling ahead at all times to confirm that our technicians can accept your item for repair and to make an appointment to speak with one of our technicians.

We are only able to accept card payments at our Banga location. No cash, please.

Testing & Tagging Service
Our Banga staff can test and tag your electrical items to ensure they are safe to use in commercial, industrial, or home environments. This service includes a number of steps:

  • Physical inspection
  • Stress testing (durability)
  • Testing electronic components
  • Tagging
  • Electronic log

Cost: $5 per item (deals for larger numbers). For audio items the fee is $10-15, depending on the item.

Location

Parramatta Women’s Shed

Marrickville Men’s Shed