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UOW Maker Space

Make your mark.

Got an itch to create something amazing? Spark your creativity and turn those brilliant ideas into something solid at UOW Maker Space! This collaborative space welcomes creators of all levels to learn, experiment, and invent alongside a supportive community. It's more than a workshop - it's a playground for your imagination!

Join the maker movement: Come visit us at Maker Space

Want to learn how to use a 3D printer, laser cutter, or other innovative tools? Come and see us at the UOW Maker Space!

We offer a variety of workshops and training sessions designed to equip you with the skills you need to transform your concepts into creations. Visit us today to discover the exciting possibilities, and see what you can create!

The UOW Maker Space is a vibrant hub for creators of all levels. Here's how you can get involved:

Students and staff: Access is completely free! All you have to do is complete the induction modules on the Maker Space Moodle page.

Businesses & Organisations: Interested in a corporate membership? Email us at and we can discuss your options.

High school students working collaboratively at Makerspace

Opened door with Makerspace logo, leading into the workshop Maker Space entry door Building 6, room 113 (SMART building, SMART lane)

UOW Maker Space is at our Wollongong campus. You'll find us in the SMART building, (building 6) room 113.

Please refer to our Facebook page for our current opening hours. Extended opening hours are also available on request for special events or corporate activities. If you're planning a school visit, get in touch so we can help you get the information you need.

Building 6, room 113 (SMART building, SMART lane)
Northfields Ave Wollongong, 
NSW 2522  Australia



At UOW Maker Space, workshops aren't just about acquiring skills – they're about fostering a vibrant community of creators. Collaborate with like-minded individuals, share ideas, and inspire each other to take your making journey to the next level. 

Follow our Facebook page so you can keep an eye out for our workshops. We are constantly adapting our offerings to keep up with the latest trends in the making world.

High school students with a passion for STEM can explore exciting, curriculum-aligned activities designed by UOW academics. Let's ignite your students' passion. Check out what's on offer for them and contact us today!

STEM activities for high school students

Students at a Marker Space Christmas workshop

Your maker potential is limitless!

The UOW Maker Space boasts a comprehensive range of tools to empower your creativity, including:

3D printing powerhouses

  • 5x Creality CR-10 Max: Ideal for larger projects with their spacious build volume.
  • 3x Prusa MK3s: Renowned for their precision and user-friendliness.
  • 2x Bambu X1 Carbon: Featuring innovative features like automatic bed levelling and advanced filament handling.

Laser cutting and vinyl cutting, with precision

  • 1x GCC LaserPro X380: Precisely cut and engrave wood, acrylic, fabric, and more.
  • 1x Cricut Maker 3:  This versatile desktop digital die-cutter is perfect for creating custom decals, stencils, and other craft projects.

Water jet cutting and 3D scanning

  • 1x Wazer water cutter: Tackle even the toughest materials with this specialised tool.
  • 2x Revopoint 3D scanners: Capture real-world objects in 3D for printing or other creative endeavors.

General tools for every project

We have everything you need to tackle any project, big or small, with a variety of hand tools, power tools, and electrical equipment available.

Don't have experience? No problem! Our dedicated team provides training and guidance to help you select the perfect tools for your project and master their use. Ample space for brainstorming and design ensures your creative flow never gets interrupted.

Maker studio

Maker studio

Maker Space hand tools and commercial 3d printer

Start your maker journey

Join the UOW Maker Space community | Building 6, room 113 (SMART building, SMART lane), University of Wollongong