How much does it cost?
The Artifactory is entirely funded by its membership, all funds received go towards keeping the spaces doors open.
| Level || Cost || Conditions
| Casual Access || $10 / Day || Need to use the tools for a day? Costs apply for major tools.*
| Member || $75 / Month || 24/7 Access if you pay a 3 month key bond.# Small costs apply for major tools.*
| Concession || $45 / Month || Available for students and starving hackers. 24/7 Access if you pay a 3 month key bond. Small costs apply for major tools.*
|Sponsored Membership|| $1,200 / Year|| Yearly membership includes fees for machines with timed usage costs; for where a maker has a sponsoring organisation covering their costs.
Check our Calendar or Facebook page to see when the next Open day/ New member training day is on to come check out the space. (Open days are usually held the first Saturday of every month)
How do I join?
The Artifactory uses TidyClub(Now TidyHQ) to manage its membership. The following is the suggest path to joining the Artifactory (if you want to jump straight in email firstname.lastname@example.org) –
Register your interest by joining the FREE visitor level membership. This is OPTIONAL. It will prompt a committee member that you are interested in joining the Artifactory.
Visit the space a few times. Visiting is FREE. Check the webcams at www.artifactory.org.au
first to see if people are there first. If you joined as a visitor organise a time with the friendly committee member who contacted you.
Make something at the space as a Casual member. If you’re using resources (tools, consumables, etc) place some money in the honour box.
Join as member and for a few months make sure you’re getting value out of the space.
Pay your bond and get an RFID key to the space.#
For your initial visits to the Artifactory come along to any of the events shown on the calendar.
You can also address enquires to email@example.com
Join up»»>: https://artifactory.tidyhq.com/public/memberships/new
Tool Usage Costs apply to the following tools
+ Casual Access fee above for non-members
Laser Cutters - Member Rate: Big Red $0.20 Little Red $0.10 per minute rounded up to the nearest dollar. Casual User Rate: $5 per 10 minutes rounded up to the nearest $5 NOTE: You must be Artifactory Trained to use these tools.
Welding - $20 an hour
3D printer - $0.20 per gram
CNC machines - Member Rate: $0.10 per minute rounded up to the nearest dollar. Casual User Rate: $5 per 10 minutes rounded up to the nearest $5 NOTE: You must be Artifactory Trained to use these tools.
#If you become a paying member you can then pay a 3 month membership key bond to acquire a RFID key.
This allows you access to the space 24/7. Please email the treasurer with your expression of interest and they will invoice you for the bond and inform you what you need to do.
Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Invoicing and Payment Process through TidyHQ
Benefits of Artifactory Membership
Your very own Inner-City fully equipped Communal Shed for building Stuff, 24/7.
Be part of a group of enthusiasts with pro IT, Engineering, Art, Music, and lots of techno-DIY skills who all like to Make Stuff and share their knowhow.
Your own storage space for your STUFF at the factory (you'll need to provide your own lock it you want one, also note there are limited lockers).
Dishwasher, washing machine: keep the space clean! Even the teatowels!
Association accounts for group orders:
Thanks to the generosity of a number of suppliers means that membership at the Artifactory results in a discount on a range of items, information on this is available here.
New Members Guide