Library MakerSpace

Ourimbah Library MakerSpace is a unique learning space that encourages people to problem solve, learn, experiment, innovate, create, collaborate and find peer support. It’s located on the ground floor of the library and is open to all UON and TAFE Ourimbah students and staff.

Latest News

  • The MakerSpace is now open. Drop in and talk to MakerSpace staff about using the space and equipment to create your next masterpiece or learn something new, like 3D printing or sewing.
  • 3D Printing Basics is on every Wednesday at 5 pm. Bookings via UON room bookings & classes.
  • We are looking for students and staff who would like to share their skills in the MakerSpace. You can run a workshop, give a lunchtime talk or simply sit, chat and create. We provide the equipment, supplies, support and space and you provide the skills. Speak to MakerSpace staff if you are interested.

Opening hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 10am to 5pm

Wednesday: 10am to 6pm

Drop-in sessions

Drop-in induction all day
3D printing basics - Wednesday 5pm
MakerSpace intro - Thursday 1pm

De-stress with
LEGO - Monday and Friday
Board games - Tuesday
Jigsaw - Wednesday
Colouring in - Thursday

Contact us

Sally Turbitt, MakerSpace Coordinator at makerspace@newcastle.edu.au