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Found 68 volunteer opportunities with Environment & Conservation, in Queensland QLD

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Project: Revive our Wetlands-Rothwell

  • Location: Rothwell QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Come and help us rehabilitate Nathan Road Wetlands! Our team will be removing invasive weed species followed by a community planting day to help restore this area of ecological importance. No experience is necessary, we will teach you everything you need to know. Days of project work: June 2018 to January 2019.

Gardening Assistant

  • Location: Mundingburra QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

This position involves watering gardens by hand and assisting the Gardener with other odd jobs around the grounds at Villa Vincent.

Landcare Conservation Volunteer

  • Location: Pallarenda QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Landcare Conservation volunteers are required to work in the Nursery every Friday from 8am to 2pm to help maintain environment / tree planting and participate in special projects. You will need some level of physical fitness and an interest in the environment. Help with maintenance at Land Care sites around town - Bush Garden, Turtle Bridge, Lou Litster and Mundy Creek. Volunteers can be accepted as young as 12 and 13. Volunteers under the age of 12 must be accompanied by parents or guardi

Plant Nursery Assistant - Ross River

  • Location: Aitkenvale QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help in the running of the volunteer community nursery undertaking tasks such as plant sales, plant identification, potting, weeding, raking, seed preparation for sowing and other duties required as required.

Field Volunteer, Town Common Wetland Planning

  • Location: Rowes Bay QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Field Volunteers are required to help with the Town Common Wetland Planting. Join us for the weekend project planting wetland species near Freshwater Lagoon. Native plant propagation skills, seed collection and identification. This is a great way to gain knowledge about the native plants in your area. Next field day is Saturday 11 August 2018, meet on site at 8am. Registration essential

Plant Nursery Volunteer - Rowes Bay

  • Location: Rowes Bay QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help out at the Ocean View Plant Place at Rowes Bay once a week. Overlooking beautiful Rowes Bay and Magnetic Island, the re-vegetation nursery concentrates on producing local Provence species for planting in areas around Townsville. Ongoing open days organised pending accessibility and attendance.

Creekwatch Volunteer

  • Location: Rowes Bay QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

A fantastic way to see out of the way beaten track areas around Townsville. Creekwatch aims to involve the local community with their local environment. Creekwatch activities include macro-invertebrate, fish and fauna surveys and water quality testing. Come along and key out the bugs and fish and join the team to help in the great outdoors. Recruitment for this position is ongoing and recruitment days are often organised for Tuesday afternoons pending numbers and availability.

Tour Guide - REEF HQ Aquarium

  • Location: Townsville QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Providing visitor information (including at the front desk), one to one interpretation of the displays at REEF HQ Aquarium, assisting with and conducting talks/tours, surveys and craft activities. INTAKE IS JUST ONCE A YEAR IN FEBRUARY AND A YEAR LONG COMMITMENT IS REQUIRED.

Currumbin Sanctuary - Park Volunteer (Guest Relations)

  • Location: Currumbin QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Currumbin Wildlife Park volunteers are stationed throughout the Sanctuary and are involved with greeting visitors of all nationalities, answering questions about animals and attractions, helping visitors to locate shows and facilities, and helping the visitors to get the maximum enjoyment out of their day. An interview, trial shift, and 3 day course must be attended. If accepted into the program, volunteers must comply with the requirements set out by the organisation. Second language a bonus

Currumbin Sanctuary Horticulture Program - Gardening Guru's

  • Location: Currumbin QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Horticultural Department manages all botanical displays throughout The Sanctuary as well as four established Eucalypt plantations to grow food to feed our collection of koalas and other herbivorous mammals each day. Volunteers are required to assist with the process of improving and maintaining our botanical displays at The Sanctuary.

Grants Coordinator

  • Location: Currumbin QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

To ensure identification of relevant and appropriate grants for various different Gecko activities. To ensure the appropriate grants avenues are used for the benefit of the organisation. 2-4 hours a week. Flexibility required. Knowledge of best practice grant writing procedures. Good organisational and time management skills. Good level of computer literacy. Accurate record keeping skills. Experience in successful grant writing.

Administration Assistant

  • Location: Currumbin QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

The purpose of the role is to provide administrative support to HR/Volunteer Coordinator in the office environment. Work across the organisation to facilitate effective administration and office operations that support the activities of the organisation. Contribute to the organisational development and growth, including supporting conservation activities and fundraising events. Term of the position is 2 days at 4 hours, however it is negotiable eg. 10am to 2pm Wednesday to Friday

Development Application Assessor

  • Location: Nambour QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

The Sunshine Coast Environment Council Inc. (SCEC), based in Nambour, is the peak environmental advocacy body for the Sunshine Coast region. SCEC is looking for a volunteer with town planning skills to assist our Liaison and Advocacy Officer with the assessment of development applications. Our volunteer will require town planning skills. Some experience with the Sunshine Coast Council planning scheme is preferred but not essential.

Media Liasion Officer

  • Location: Currumbin QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Posting relevant content, images, video, text and links, including Facebook and Twitter on behalf of this environmental and conservation organisation. Prefer someone to have some Journalism experience.

Researchers

  • Location: Toowoomba QLD
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Researchers are required to review and comment on a range of discussion papers, policy documents and reports provided by government departments, business and industry organisations and NGOs. If you have ever heard the slogan "Think Globally, Act Locally" and thought "the world should definitely do more of that", HOPE is the right volunteer organisation for you.