Volunteering

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We value the important contributions of volunteers within our community, it is fundamental to a vibrant, growing and sustainable place.

Volunteering provides avenues for community participation, social connectedness and engagement for those that participate and through Councils programs provides additional support and the enhancement of the volunteer experience.

Current Volunteering Opportunities

Graffiti Blasters

Opportunity

We are seeking enthusiastic volunteers to join our Graffiti Blasters program. Our beautiful region has seen an increase in graffiti vandalism, this is a social problem and we assist with removing Graffiti from our community spaces and places.

About the Role

Within this role, Volunteers may be required to undertake some or all of the following tasks:

  • Removal of graffiti: including using a high- pressure water ‘Gerni’ and applying cleaning products onto surfaces
  • Painting
  • Sanding
  • Scrubbing
  • Wiping
  • Bending and twisting
  • Lifting

The program will be conducted Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9am to Midday. Volunteers will operate on a rotating Roster, working in pairs.

Council will conduct a compulsory training and induction process for all successful applicants which will need to be undertaken before commencing as a Graffiti Blaster Volunteer.

Apply now

Library

Opportunity

The library service occasionally has a need for volunteers to assist us in providing a high level of quality library services to our community.

About the Role

Within this role, volunteers may be required to do some or all of the following tasks.

  • Assisting with children’s activities such a story time (requires a current Working With Children Check)
  • Shelving books and other materials
  • Repairing books
  • Disk cleaning
  • Preparing book sale items
  • Maintaining the library community garden

Council will conduct a compulsory training and induction process for all successful applicants which will need to be undertaken before commencing as a Library Volunteer.

Apply now

Events

Opportunity

Often events that Council sponsors require local volunteers to help make the event a success. Our Major Events Team will list opportunities here as they arise. Please contact the event organisers direct for further information. 

Some regular events include:

About the Role

Within this role, volunteers may be required to do some or all of the following tasks:

  • Marshalling
  • Manning information stalls
  • Collecting surveys
  • Registering athletes
  • Assisting with waste and recycling to reduce landfill

Council will conduct a compulsory training and induction process for all successful applicants which will need to be undertaken before commencing as a volunteer at an event. If you are interested in joining a waitlist for any future events:

Apply now