Information for volunteers

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

Premier's Volunteer Champions AwardsCelebrating outstanding volunteers

Nominations for the Premier's Volunteer Champions Awards have now closed, with a record number of nominations received. Thank you to everyone who nominated.

Award recipients will be announced in October 2016.

Stay tuned for updates...

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Volunteer Stories

Penny Roberts Landcare Penny Roberts may have started with Landcare by accident, but what she's achieved as a volunteer is more about hard work, dedication and a commitment to community engagement. Read Penny's story
Peter Winckler loves his volunteer role as a radio presenter with Vision Australia, and he's also getting involved in a local history project, interviewing residents about their early memories. Read Peter'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