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Writer of short articles on gardening topics

  • Location: Bulleen VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

We are looking for someone with writing/journalism background to source and write articles ( 500 - 1000 words) on topics relevant to sustainable gardening including on native Australian/indigenous foods. These could be based on interviewing experts in the area (e.g. horticulturalists, chefs). It is important that you also have an interest and/or experience in either horticulture or gardening using organic or permaculture approaches.

Treasurer

  • 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.

Food Warehouse Volunteers (Homelessness)

  • Location: Glendenning NSW
  • Category: Homeless

Are you passionate about assisting people who are homeless have access to good food this Christmas?

Administrative Assistant

  • Location: Altona VIC
  • Category: Community Services

The administrative assistant will support the daily operations, supporting people to find information and access services. The administrative assistant will directly contribute to increasing the organisation's ability to successfully provide programs and services. This position will be overseen by the Manager.

Gardener - Stephanie Alexander Program

  • Location: Ashmore QLD
  • Category: Education & Training

This School has an active "Stephanie Alexander" garden, students learn to grow and cook natural vegetables. A volunteer who enjoys working in a garden environment, providing weeding, watering and general upkeep and assisting the teacher with some lessons (optional) would be invaluable to the school. Some horticulture experience would be a bonus. Days can be discussed with the coordinator : Time Approx. 9am - 3 pm

Financial Services Volunteer

  • Location: West Perth WA
  • Category: Health

This volunteer role will assist the finance team with administrative tasks such as setting up spread spreads, collecting and collating data, record keeping, forecasting, development of policies and procedures, project plans and general finance and business tasks. Volunteers who are interested in and / or have experience with any of the above are welcomed.

Men’s Shed & Garden Volunteer

  • Location: Warrnambool VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We have a volunteering opportunity to assist a small group of residents to take part in small projects in our 'Men's Shed' with the aim of encouraging social participation. We also require a gardener to keep the smaller gardens neat and tidy, perhaps working alongside our residents.

Assistant to CEO (Admin role) Local to Sunshine Coast

  • Location: Mooloolaba QLD
  • Category: Disability Services

We are seeking an enthusiastic person with great organisational skills to assist the CEO with the day to day tasks of the charity. Tasks/activities of the position include: • Assisting with preparation of reports and other documentation • Developing and maintaining spreadsheets/databases • Writing and updating procedures for administration and support team • Assisting with background research • Assisting the fundraising team to contact donors • Travel planning and reporting • Admin dutie

Volunteer Gardeners for Chorus

  • Location: Midland WA
  • Category: Community Services

Green thumbs or just wanting to make a difference? If you are interested in making someone's garden a place that they can continue to enjoy, rather than be a burden, why not consider gardening for someone who can no longer maintain their own garden! As little as one day per week can make all the difference in assisting someone to retain their independence.

Keen gardener

  • Location: Dudley Park WA
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Are you a keen gardener? Do you enjoy spending time with elderly people and giving back to the community. Some of our residents require volunteers to help them with some simple gardening duties. NO LIFTING IS REQUIRED. We have gardening contractors for the majority of the gardens at Brightwater, but some of our residents have their own little patch, or maybe some potted plants and need some assistance to care for them.

Updating information on environmental and health impacts of gardening products

  • Location: Bulleen VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Sustainable Gardening Australia has a database of over 1000 products used in gardening. The database records the impacts of the chemicals in the products and their safety for humans and the environment and gives them a rating on a 6-star basis. The products need to be re-examined by looking at the manufacturers' information and the Material Safety Data sheets, registering the impacts on humans, wildlife and waterways and entering the information into a database.

Creating a list of natural methods of garden pest and weed control

  • Location: Bulleen VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Sustainable Gardening Australia maintains a database of over 1000 products used in gardens. It records the impacts on humans, wildlife and waterways once the information is entered into a database. We are looking for someone to research and record natural methods of garden pest and weed control and enter the data into an Excel spreadsheet.

Friendship Garden Volunteer (Thursday availability required)

  • Location: Auburn NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

The Friendship Garden welcomes newly arrived migrants, refugees, people seeking asylum, and individual community members who may not have access to a garden in their home. Volunteers support participants to grow their own food and foster a sense of belonging to the Friendship Garden community. Volunteers are also called upon to assist with gardening and other horticulture related activities, preparing lunch and helping participants connect with each other.

Ignite Industry Expert

  • Location: Marrickville NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

The Ignite Small Business Start-ups Initiative facilitates small business creation for people from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds, and people with disability, who want to start their own business or expand an existing one. Ignite Industry experts support entrepreneurs with identified specific industry and business skills.

Lawn Mowing

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Category: Community Services

Provide a valued and rewarding service to the community by assisting clients with mowing lawns in the Launceston area. Our volunteers are reliable, friendly and active people who enjoy being outside.

White Goods Technician - Nambour

  • Location: Nambour QLD
  • Category: Community Services

We require a white goods technician to check and test our fridges, freezers and washing machines. Replace / repair minor defects if required. This volunteer role will allow you to share your trade skills to reduce waste, increase the number of items that can be used by people on low incomes while helping raise money for children in need around the world.

Casual Gardner

  • Location: Geraldton WA
  • Category: Community Services

Ngala Midwest and Gascoyne are looking for a keen gardening enthusiast to spend some time on a casual basis once a week to provide some well overdue love and care to our outdoor nature garden at the Child and Parent Centre- Rangeway! No mowing is needed just some pruning, weeding and at times some planting of seasonal flowers and veges! No qualifications required just the love of being outdoors and gardening!

Warehousing/Truck Offsider Gympie

  • Location: Gympie QLD
  • Category: Community Services

Warehousing entails some lifting of furniture and other items to restock our shop and also when sold to assist customer with the item or store in the warehouse. Truck Off-sider will assist loading and unloading furniture. Travelling in the truck and assisting loading donated furniture and unloading at warehouse.

Truck Driver - Gympie

  • Location: Gympie QLD
  • Category: Community Services

Stay fit and meet people! Truck Driver required for our Op Shop in Gympie. Clean drivers license required and a friendly face. Must be fit and active as Heavy Lifting Involved.