Aranui Tool Shed

Week days - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Aranui Tool Shed

Cost: $8:00 hire with $20 bond required for each use
These prices may increase due to petrol costs.

Note: As the lawn mower’s are booked in for a thorough professional service and warrant of fitness ready for the new year. Last day for the lawn mower hire is Friday 14 November


  • Only residents within the Aranui community, over the age of 18, may become members of the Aranui Tool Shed
  • You must apply to become a member which involves completing a membership form and supplying two forms of ID (one photo ID and ID showing your name and address)
  • The $20 bond will be returned to you when you return the lawn mower that day before 3pm
  • Only the ‘borrower’ is authorised to use the mower, they must not be lent out to family members or friends
  • The borrower agrees to return the mower in the same condition as when it was borrowed
  • The Aranui Tool shed will impose charges to the borrower if it is deemed that the borrower has been
    negligent in their use of the mower i.e. causing damage which is not usual wear and tear
  • The Aranui Tool shed reserves the right to revoke the membership of any individual that has been negligent in the use of the mower
  • If the mower is returned late membership may be terminated
  • THERE IS NO BOOKING SYSTEM – First in, first served
  • All money paid for hiring the mower is used for petrol and upkeep of the mowers

Safety Guidelines

  • Do not allow children under 14 years of age to use the mower
  • Do not operate the mower when you are tired, ill or under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs
  • Before you start: Remove all objects i.e. rocks, sticks, glass and things that can get thrown or caught in the blades of a mower
  • We recommend that you wear safety items and clothing i.e. boots, protective glasses, and protective ear muffs
  • Never put hands or feet near rotating parts
  • Keep clear of blades when engine is running
  • If engine smokes or vibrates abnormally please shut off mower and bring directly back to the Tool shed