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How to join The Perth Artifactory

The Artifactory uses TidyHQ to manage its membership. The following is the suggested path to joining us at the Artifactory –

  1. Visit the space! Visiting is FREE. Attend one of our open days on the first Saturday of each month, or come down when you can. Check the webcams here first to see if people are there.
  2. Join as member and get an RFID key to the space.
  3. Visit the space and make/break things!
  4. Make the space yours. It's a shared space and your contributions are highly valued.

For your initial visits to the Artifactory come along to any of the events shown on the calendar.

You can also address enquires to

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The Artifactory is funded by its membership, workshops/events, donations and other fundraising, all funds received go towards keeping the spaces doors open.

Level Cost Details
Casual Access $10 / Day Need to use the tools for a day. Additional costs apply for major tools.* (Excludes the rehearsal room)
Full Membership $75 / Month Access to a communal workshop space located in an industrial estate, with indoor and outdoor work areas (excluding rehearsal room) Access to and usage of heavy duty tools, machines and facilities Discounts on Artifactory run Events and workshops, Free WIFI, Small kitchenette and toilet facilities. Full Description is in Membership Classes.
Concession Membership $45 / Month As above for Full membership but available for students and starving hackers. 24/7 Access if you pay a 3 month key bond. Small costs apply for major tools.* Membership Classes.
Band Membership $100 Access to The Artifactory Rehearsal Room with at least 3 rehearsal slots a month, Free entry for band members to Perth Artifactory run music related events. Including NoizeMaschin!! and the ModularSynth, Free WIFI, Small kitchenette and toilet facilities, CASUAL USER RATES apply to band members to access tools/machines/workshop. For full description see Membership Classes.

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)

Whilst the membership fee allows access to our many machines, some of which have an additional timed cost for use, this allows for money to go towards to maintaining and upkeep of the machines.

Non-Members must pay the Casual Access rate(above) in addition to the below

  • Laser Cutters %
    • Member Rate: Big Red $0.20 per minute rounded up to the nearest dollar.
    • Member Rate: Little Red/Kellogg $0.10 per minute rounded up to the nearest dollar.
    • Casual User Rate: $5 per 10 minutes rounded up to the nearest $5
  • Welding with Gas
    • Member Rate: - $15 an hour
    • Casual User Rate: $20 an hour
  • 3D printer
    • Member Rate: $0.05 per gram rounded up the nearest dollar
    • Casual User Rate: $0.20 per gram rounded up the nearest dollar
  • CNC machine %
    • Member Rate: $0.10 per minute rounded up to the nearest dollar if using Artifactory tooling.
    • Member Rate: $0.05 per minute rounded up to the nearest dollar if using your own tooling.
    • Casual User Rate: $5 per 10 minutes rounded up to the nearest $5.

% NOTE: You must be Artifactory Trained to use these tools.

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

New Members Guide - All you need to know to get started at the Artifactory.
Access Information - Information on accessing the space, locking up and parking.
Our Constitution.

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