A REWARDING VOLUNTEER ROLE IN BAYSIDE. Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Association is an organisation made up entirely of volunteers dedicated to the safety and education of recreational boat users on our coastal and inland waterways. The Coast Guard Flotilla in your immediate area is at Sandringham – Coast Guard Melbourne. Coast Guard Melbourne is the Radio Communications Centre manned by volunteers 365 days a year to co-ordinate and support all Coast Guard Search and Rescue Vessels on Port Phillip, Western Port and Bass Strait. If you wish to: - Learn new skills - Assist with the safety of the boating community - Join a dedicated team - Introduce some excitement into your life, The Australian Volunteer Coast Guard could be exactly what you are looking for. No previous experience is required. As a registered National Training organization, AVCGA will provide all the training you need to get the job done.