Maker Spaces

Discover, create, make.

The Fab Lab is Hiring!

We’re looking for current students to join the laser cutting team. If you’re passionate about making, know your way around Rhino, and have great customer service skills you might be a perfect fit for the team! To apply send your resume and portfolio to the Digital Fabrication Coordinator, Sean Taaffe:

Position description available here. Applications close August 1st.

About Us

Welcome to the Maker Spaces run by the Melbourne School of Design (MSD) and located in the Glyn Davis Building. The Maker Spaces include a range of specialised workshops and facilities that provide students and staff with access to state-of-the-art machines and tools in purpose built collaborative spaces that are supported by expert technicians. The Maker Spaces aim to provide everything you need to build your projects and improve your skills. Explore these spaces via the links on this page.

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Commercial Services

Our services range from offering 3D computer modelling and rendering, file to fabrication production, model making and custom products, along with a new range specifically engineered towards the COVID-19 emergency response.


Explore our Maker Spaces

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Training & Access


The Maker Spaces are advanced fabrication and making spaces that require students and staff to undergo training before they can access the services and facilities. Safe usage of the facilities is a top priority, and most of the services available require at least some specialised knowledge.

Follow the link below to complete inductions and training required to get access to the Maker Spaces.

Inductions & Access


The Maker Spaces knowledge base is the new home to all fabrication guides and video tutorials.

Learn how to 3D Print, CNC Mill and use the other digital fabrication technologies available to students.

Maker Spaces Knowledge Base

Projects & Research


Find Us

  • G18 Glyn Davis Building (Building 133)
  • T: (Guru Desk) +61 3 9035 8663
  • T: (Office): +61 3 9035 3672

Need enrolment assistance?

Stop 1 provides enrolment and other support to Bachelor of Design, Bachelor of Environments and Melbourne School of Design students.