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  • Location: Mandurah WA
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

If you are interested in Mandurah's history and proficient with book-keeping, Excel and Word, Mandurah Historical Society needs you! If you think this would be an interesting organisation for you to be involved with, you enjoy working with figures and have a few hours each week to spare this could be the ideal position for you.

Finance Volunteer

  • Location: Footscray VIC
  • Category: Human Rights

The Finance Officer reports to the Finance Manager and is responsible for the completeness and accuracy of the general ledger, preparing management reports, maintaining cash controls, preparing the payroll and personnel administration, maintaining accounts receivable and payable, and managing other Finance operations.

Museum Gardener

  • Location: South Townsville QLD
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Maritime Museum of Townsville requires the services of a gardener. This is an important position, since the museum grounds/gardens need to be maintained and presented in an optimal condition in order to attract visitors and promote the hiring of the venue as an additional source of income

Tram Restoration

  • Location: Bylands VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Tramway Heritage Centre has over 40 trams representing most types that operated in Melbourne , Ballarat and Geelong, as well as several heritage buses. In addition we also have several trams from interstate representing Sydney and Adelaide.

General Hand

  • Location: Bylands VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

General maintenance and cleaning duties around the museum, including gardening, weeding, grounds maintenance and repair, general cleaning or painting of trams and other museum fittings and infrastructure.

Auditor (NFP Specialist)

  • Location: Sydney NSW
  • Category: Human Rights

Support our good governance and compliance with legislation for our registered charity status.

Gardening/Handyman Volunteer

  • Location: Nile TAS
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

As a gardening volunteer you will be assisting in keeping the grounds of Clarendon House in great order - mowing lawns, tending shrubs and tidying up leaves, etc. Duties as a handyman may include - window washing, general repair work, e.g. tighten handles, touch-up painting plus other duties as required. Days to be negotiated.

Handyperson - National Trust - Victor Harbor

  • Location: Victor Harbor SA
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The National Trust, Victor Harbor Branch are looking for a general handyperson that can assist with small maintenance and repair tasks, including basic carpentry and painting. Assistance in maintaining the gardens will also be needed.

Train Driver

  • Location: Whiteman WA
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Train enthusiasts - this one is for you. Bennett Brook Railway are in search of a new Train Driver to welcome tourists and visitors visiting Whiteman Park for a fun experience. This is a great opportunity to gain qualifications as full training to qualification standard will be provided if required.

Caterer and Events Support

  • Location: Wantirna VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We need someone to help at the Museum with catering for our Tour groups, this is an important job in the Museum as a Group tours are a major fundraiser activity. Part of the job is to keep the kitchen clean and tidy up after the visits, and purchasing and organising kitchen supplies. Some previous experience would be beneficial

Steam Locomotive Engine Cleaners

  • Location: Belgrave VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you like to get close with a steam locomotive? Do you mind generating a bit of elbow grease and take pride in your efforts?

Railway Signals Assistance

  • Location: Emerald VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The iconic Puffing Billy Railway is in need of some assistance with the maintenance and building of our heritage Railway signals and telephone lines.

Mini Railway - Station Staff

  • Location: Portarlington VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you have a love of trains? We are looking for versatile volunteers to fill several different positions: Driver / Guard / Signaler/ Maintenance Crew / Kiosk. In each of these positions you can assist with roles such as customer service, public direction, ticket collection, signal operation, guard, maintenance crew etc. and elevation to Driver for those who are interested.


  • Location: Grafton NSW
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

General gardening tasks such as weeding, watering, trimming & planting

Board Member (Director)

  • Location: Geelong VIC
  • Category: Human Rights

Expressions of Interest are called for positions as a member of the Board of Directors (This opportunity is available Australia wide.) The Wilai Foundation Ltd is a registered Australian Charity seeking to raise awareness of statelessness (the consequences and solutions) and offer support to stateless, orphan girls in Thailand and Myanmar.

Housekeeping Assistant

  • Location: Newtown VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We require volunteers to assist with light cleaning of this heritage home and the historically significant contents. Light vacuuming and dusting, brush down cobwebs.

Maintenance - Gardener

  • Location: Winchelsea VIC
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We are seeking volunteers to help us with a 'hands on' approach to do maintenance work, painting, clearing the grounds, gardening and burning a bonfire or two. This maybe an opportunity for Corporate Volunteering.