Information for volunteers

This section has information about volunteering, what it involves and how to find volunteering opportunities.


Premier's Volunteer Champions AwardsVictoria's Volunteer Champions

Congratulations to the fifty one outstanding Victorian volunteers who were invited to Government House on 29 November 2015 and formally recognised for their amazing contributions to the community.

See the full list of award recipients and nominees

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Volunteer Stories

Louise Bohmer's role as a volunteer Ambulance First Responder has her doing anything from delivering babies to attending major road accidents. Read Louise's story
Matthew Shawcross is the head coach of the Sunshine Heights Cricket Club under 13s Ntini team. He says that the cricket team has helped the boys educationally, socially and emotionally. Read Matthew's story
Alvin Cram at Great West Walks sign Ex-teacher Alvin Cram has a passion for frogs, birds and the environment and as a volunteer he's able to contribute and enjoy the benefits, volunteering with the Great South West Walk. Read Alvin's story