A FREE Tool Library of garden tools for Westside Housing tenants.

What tools are available?

  • Electric Lawn mowers
  • Electric whipper snippers
  • Garden tools including secateurs, shovel, high pressure water cleaner for a hose, long handled pruners, wheelbarrow and hoes.


Q. How do I join the tool library?

You must join as a member before you are able to borrow items.
You need to fill out and return these forms.
Westside Tool Library – Membership Application
Westside Tool Library – Rules, Indemnity and Waiver

If you cannot download and complete these forms, please call us on 8155 6070 we will post forms to you (with a reply-paid envelope).

Send your application form to:

Email: community@westsidehousing.org.au
Post: Westside Housing – Tool Library
478 Port Road

In person: Give to a staff member during a visit or inspection, or drop it into our office.

Q. How do I borrow a tool?

Contact us to book in your tool hire.
Phone: 8155 6082
Email: community@westsidehousing.org.au

Please give a minimum of 3 working days to request a tool.

Q. How long can I borrow a tool for?

You can borrow each tool for up to two weeks at a time.

Q. Where do I collect and return the tools?

The tool shed is in Ridleyton. We prefer that you come and collect and drop off the items from here.

Q. Who do I contact with more questions?

Sustainable Communities Project Officer
Phone: 8155 6082
Email: community@westsidehousing.org.au