3D Hobby Club

Need something 3D printed or scanned? Need a 3D printing and scanning workshop for your D.I.Y project? 3D Hobby Club is the place for you, come join us! Long Description 3D Hobby Club is New Zealand's first membership-based 3D printing D.I.Y workshop where everyone is welcome.

We offer: - 3D Printing in-store and online (Email us your models) - 3D Scanning and Post Processing - Mini-Me (We'll scan you and print you) - Workshop for hobbyists and tinkerers to experiment in

3D Printing systems

3D Printing Systems Ltd with 8 years experience in distribution and backed by local engineering support and training throughout Australia and New Zealand via its dedicated reseller partners.

3D Printing Systems is a leading provider of the world’s most affordable ready to print Desktop 3D Printers.

3D Printing Systems leads the market in affordable desktop 3D Printers. We are committed to offering personal and professional 3D Printers to be more affordable and with better quality results, that is comparable to high end 3D Printers in the marketplace today.

3D Printing Systems have the largest installed base of out of the box desktop 3D Printers in Australia and New Zealand.

In today’s increasingly competitive, increasingly global marketplace, the challenge facing manufacturing organizations today is to continually accelerate time-to market, while reducing production costs. Being able to quickly design, prototype and test your 3-dimensional designs cost effectively and in-house is essential to move from concept to production parts.

We are the distributors for the UP! Desktop 3D Printers from Delta Marco Factory, Inspire Production 3D printers from Tier Time Technologies and Kevvox SP Series 3D printers from Kevvox.


3D printing, consultancy and training

Idea Beans

Graphic Design, Signage Management, Signwriting, CNC File Setup, Events and Exhibitions Design, 3D CAD Visuals, 3D Scanning, 3D Printing and Prototyping

Mission We are a 2D/3D creative design company, specialised in 3D CAD visualisations, 3D printing and 3D scanning, as well as 2D graphic design and signage management.

Our main focus is to come up with fresh ideas for all kinds of purposes and needs, and support these ideas with our 2D/3D design and print facilities to turn them into reality!

Please feel free to contact us if you want anything designed and created for your commercial or personal projects.

Te Matariki Clendon Library

When: Library hours Where: Te Matariki Clendon Library, 17 Palmer’s Road Contact: 09 269 0500 Available: 2 x microphones 5 x PCs with Ubuntu Studio

Panmure Library

When: Weekdays, 3pm – 5.30pm Where: Panmure Library, 3 Pilkington Road Contact: 09 574 6140 Available: 2 x microphones 5 x PCs with Ubuntu Studio

Precision 3D Printing Ltd

We specialize in rapid prototyping and concept validation, as well as smaller production runs and manufacturing of intricate parts.

FDM [Fused Deposition Modelling] | SLA [Stereolithography] | SLS [Selective Laser Sintering] | Polyurethane Moulding | Silicone Part Production

Whau makerspace

Cost: Free (though there may be a small charge for 3D printing filament)

A makerspace is a place where people can come together to innovate and create using information, resources and tools provided.

You can play, tinker, explore, and meet others with similar interests.

The Whau Makerspace is a collaboration between New Lynn, Avondale and Blockhouse Bay libraries. We have a bunch of cool equipment which we swap around the libraries at least once a month (more frequently during school holidays).

At any given time each of the libraries will have one of the following sets of equipment:

  • 5 x laptops for game design, music making and 3D design
  • 1 x 3D printer and laptop for printing 3D designs
  • 10 x robotic Cubelet kits for making robots

Find out when each type of equipment is available at your library:

Utopian Crafts

We are a hub for makers, artists, techies, geeks, activists and the like.

We specialise in 3D Printing, Product Design, Craft, and Tech Consultancy. Long Description Welcome to Utopian Crafts.

Utopian Crafts is a Maker Space, Retail Shop and Digital Manufacturing startup.

We specialise in 3D Printing, 3D Modelling, Graphic & Product Design, Art, Crafts, Photography and Technology Consultancy.

There is a whole lot to us:

  1. We 3d print and we can show you how.
  2. We provide a space for crafters around NZ and Australia to showcase their creations at a low commission.
  3. We have classes where we teach technologies, crafts and DIY. We also provide space, tools and material for people to use for their projects.
  4. We have a deep passion for sustainability, DIY and we're anti-sweatshop.
  5. We can advise, design, prototype & 3d print your latest idea to create exactly what you had in mind, or we can teach you how to do it yourself.
  6. Our retail products, materials and sources wherever possible are sustainable, vintage and/or locally made.
  7. We are a community hub, keen on connecting like-minded multi skilled people with projects they might be interested in.

We are ever evolving as a hub, if you have any ideas or want to get involved, get in touch!

Birkenhead Library MakerLab

When: Second and fourth Fridays of every month, 3.30pm to 5pm, school term only Where: Birkenhead Library, corner Rawene Rd and Hinemoa St Contact: 09 486 8460 Available: 2 x 3D pen 2 x MaKey MaKey invention kit 1 x Snap circuit 4 x iPads