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

John Tunks beside Puffing Billy John Tunks has been working with heritage train Puffing Billy for 14 years and says his primary objective is to make people's day enjoyable. Read John's story
Martin Ledwich SES SES volunteer Martin Ledwich likes the strong bonds he's formed with the people he serves with at the Cragieburn unit. And the SES also introduced him to 4WDs, a passion of his. Read Martin'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