Sea Turtle Foundation Ltd is a north Queensland based charity striving to protect and conserve endangered sea turtles through research, education and action. We work with communities, traditional owners, scientists, governments, schools and businesses across Australia and the Indo-Pacific region to raise awareness, reduce impacts and remove threats. To assist us in this we are looking for an experienced Chair for our board to provide leadership and help implement a new strategic direction.
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Found 64 volunteer opportunities with Environment & Conservation, in Queensland QLD
Do you consider yourself a bit of an expert with all things to do with gardening? If you would like to use your expertise, skills and extra time volunteering with The Salvos 'Riverview Aged Care Centre' in Riverview QLD, this might just be the role you've been looking for!
We are seeking a Nursery Person for our Landsborough Nursery. Based in Maleny, Barung Landcare is a leading community-based organisation working to develop ethical solutions for a sustainable future. We support local and regional community empowerment to conserve and enhance the rich diversity of natural resources of the Blackall Range and environs.
Basic grounds keeping at the propagation nursery, some handyman work may also be involved if volunteer is capable.
Community gardens are utilised by people from the community to grow food and enjoy the outdoors. A Volunteer who would like to assist with propagation of seeds and plants urgently needed. Experience required, your role is to make the garden propagation area user friendly. The upkeep and general daily chores are urgently required. Outdoors work and physical ability to perform duties a must have. (C)
CVA has been working hard to revegetate a Bund Wall at Hay Point, to provide native wildlife with a space of refuge as well as work as a buffer between local residents and the nearby Coal Terminal. Conservation Volunteers Australia are looking for people passionate about making a difference in the environment and able to lend a hand as we rehabilitate these beautiful areas.
Come along and enjoy a day with our team at the Mackay Natural Environment Centre (MNEC), learning to propagate native plants for the restoration of habitats in the greater Mackay region.
CVA has been working to rehabilitate the area surrounding the Kommo Toera Trail, by removing invasive weeds such as broad leaf pepper. We are looking for people passionate about making a difference in the environment and able to lend a hand as we rehabilitate this beautiful area. Come help us restore this vital habitat!
OzHarvest requires the services of Food Rescue Assistants to assist the OzHarvest Driver in collecting surplus food from Rusty's Market on Sunday afternoons. You will get to see first hand the amount of good food that goes to waste and play a role in reducing food waste, supporting vulnerable people within our community and creating a more sustainable food system.
A volunteer gardener is required to join a dedicated team looking after the special natural forest and cottage gardens, at a local historical society display. Keen gardeners and also people who just enjoy working outdoors are probably best suited to this position. Hours and days may be negotiated with the Volunteer Coordinator. Tuesday / Wednesday. Hours can be negotiated. OPEN: 8.30AM - 1.30pm (C)
A Volunteer who can commit to becoming more informed on policy and legislation at Regional, State and National level, which impact on the Gold Coast Region. Supporting other team members with research into environmental issues on the Gold Coast. Provide the Gecko Advocate with information in regards to the relevant research carried out on specific environmental issues. Be self-directed and to work both independently and as a member of a team. Wednesday/Friday - minimum of 4 hrs per week
To assist in planning and delivery of effective and time organisational communications. Experience in Social media ( Facebook, Twitter ), Gecko Blog, ability to create regular newsletters and provide content as required. Flexibility - approx 4 hours per week. Tuesday/ Wednesday/ Thursday / Friday
Currumbin Wildlife Park volunteers are stationed throughout the Sanctuary and are involved with greeting visitors of all nationalities, answering questions about animals and attractions, helping visitors to locate shows and facilities, helping the visitors to get the maximum enjoyment out of their day. An interview, trial shift, a 3 day course must be attended. If accepted into the program, volunteers must comply with the requirements set out by the organisation. Second language a bonus. (C
The Festival Site Manager is responsible for the overall management of the site and the logistics associated with the festival infrastructure. The Festival Site Manager is required on site to facilitate full bump in and pack down. This begins on Saturday and concludes Sunday night. Site marking and underground utility detection require the Festival Site Manager to be on site at various times in the days leading up to the Festival.
Help out at the Ocean View Plant Place at Rowes Bay once a week. Overlooking beautiful Rowes Bay and Magnetic Island, the re-vegetation nursery concentrates on producing local Provence species for planting in areas around Townsville. Ongoing open days organised pending accessibility and attendance. #YouthVol
A fantastic way to see out of the way beaten track areas around Townsville. Creekwatch aims to involve the local community with their local environment. Creekwatch activities include macro-invertebrate, fish and fauna surveys and water quality testing. Come along and key out the bugs and fish and join the team to help in the great outdoors. Recruitment for this position is ongoing and recruitment days are often organised for Tuesday afternoons pending numbers and availability.
Landcare Conservation volunteers are required to work in the Nursery every Friday from 8am to 2pm to help maintain environment / tree planting and participate in special projects. You will need some level of physical fitness and an interest in the environment. Help with maintenance at Land Care sites around town - Bush Garden, Turtle Bridge, Lou Litster and Mundy Creek. Younger volunteers are welcome with parental supervision. #YouthVol
Help maintain the grounds of this historic site. 2nd and 4th Thursday. Can pick up from opposite Rowes Bay Caravan Park Thursday mornings. #YouthVol
This position involves watering gardens by hand and assisting the Gardener with other odd jobs around the grounds at Villa Vincent.
Help in the running of the volunteer community nursery by undertaking tasks such as plant sales, plant identification, potting, weeding, raking, seed preparation for sowing and other duties required as required. #YouthVol
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