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Found 190 volunteer opportunities with Museums & Heritage, in Australia

Star Gazing Extraordinaire - Observatory School Tour Presenter

Perth Observatory Volunteer Group Inc (Povg)

  • Location: Bickley WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you enjoy working with children and have an interest in astronomy? We are looking for volunteers to join our friendly School Day Tours team to assist in providing hands on activities for small groups of primary aged children. Tours are during school hours and all training is provided.

Residency Museum Front of House

York Residency Museum

  • Location: York WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We're seeking front-of-house reception volunteers for two hour shifts on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and/or weekends from 11am until 3.30pm. You can do one or more shifts. This is a rewarding opportunity for warm and friendly people interested in Australia's heritage to learn more, provide the public with information, make new friends and do something really worthwhile in their community. This would be great work experience for a job seeker.

Research Centre & Archives Assistant

Cairns Historical Society North Queensland Inc (The)

  • Location: Cairns City QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Archives Section manages a collection of about 40,000 books, maps and other documents, with probably half as many again waiting to be catalogued. Research/archives volunteers are all required to gain skills in using the database and how and where items are stores [training is provided]. The database used is called Libcode, and was designed for school lending libraries, so tweaked .Most of us don't have a background in library cataloguing, so a volunteer with this experience would be welcome

Volunteer Receptionist

National Trust of Australia - QLD - Wolston House

  • Location: Wacol QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you a great receptionist? We are looking for a special volunteer to be our first point of contact for our heritage guests or local businesses.. Meet and Greet with visitors and clients, answer the telephone with professionalism, taking accurate messages and performing general office duties as required. (C)

Museum Volunteer

Eacham Historical Society

  • Location: Millaa Millaa QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We are looking for volunteers with a warm and welcoming personality to greet visitors and assist them with information of southern tablelands attractions and Millaa Millaa history

Museum Schools Team

Cairns Historical Society North Queensland Inc (The)

  • Location: Cairns City QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

If you enjoy engaging with primary school children and have a knack for storytelling, we would love to have you as part of our Museum Schools Team. You will be working with a small team in a supervised, supported environment. You don’t need to be a teacher – a delight in talking with kids is the main skill we are seeking. Our Schools Team lead school activities in the Museum, as well as running off-site programs through our History on the Move trailer.

Museum Receptionist

Cairns Historical Society North Queensland Inc (The)

  • Location: Cairns City QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Museum Receptionist is the first point of contact for visitors to Cairns Museum, so this role requires a well presented individual, with good communication and interpersonal skills. Tasks include ticket and retail sales, visitor greeting, orientation and assistance, telephone inquiries and direction. The Museum is open Monday to Saturday, and two receptionists are usually rostered to work together. Operating the gift shop attached to the reception area will also be part of the role.

Museum Guide/Assistant

Townsville Museum & Historical Society Inc

  • Location: Currajong QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

#55+ Age Museum Guide/Assistant is required to help visitors experience the history of Townsville at the Townsville Museum. Volunteers at the Museum assist in a variety of ways from front of house reception, warmly greeting visitors to the museum through to interesting behind the scenes duties as well as guiding people through the Museum, educating & connecting visitors to Townsville history and heritage. Museum opening times are weekdays 9.00am to 2.30pm & we are looking for help Wed/Thurs/Fr

MUSEUM VOLUNTEER/ FRONT OF HOUSE

Tweed Regional Museum

  • Location: Murwillumbah NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We are looking for Front of House Volunteers at our Tweed Regional Museum location at Murwillumbah. If you enjoy meeting and greeting visitors, are interested in Museums and would like to be part of the cultural life of your community, this volunteer role may be for you. This role offers up to 15 hrs of volunteering per week over 2 days and is suitable for Centrelink volunteers.

Historic Albany Gaol Volunteer

Albany Historical Society Inc

  • Location: Albany WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Volunteers are needed to help out at the Historic Albany Gaol (not the real one!). Training will be provided. so that you will be able to provided. Also locking and unlocking the gaol. Currently looking for people to do a shift on Monday from 10am to 1pm, Thursday 1pm to 4pm, Saturday 1pm to 4pm or Sunday 10am to 1pm. If you like to meet new people and love history this could be a great opportunity for you. Also suitable for a couple or two friends to do together.

Shop Assistant - SteamRanger Heritage Railway

SteamRanger Heritage Railway

  • Location: Goolwa SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you friendly, reliable, have a positive attitude, and good communication skills to interact with other volunteers, customers and passengers? The SteamRanger Heritage Railway Station currently has volunteer opportunities in their Retail Shop.

Ticket Sales - SteamRanger Heritage Railway

SteamRanger Heritage Railway

  • Location: Goolwa SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you have a passion for customer service and genuinely enjoy assisting people with their inquiries? Goolwa and Victor Harbor Railway Station are on the search for Ticket Sales Volunteers to help out at their award winning historic railway stations. The role includes calculating fares, selecting and reconciling tickets for each visit of the historic SteamRanger train. Duties also include responding to queries and offering information to visitors in a friendly and helpful manner, along with

Google Adwords Campaign Coordinator

Sydney Heritage Fleet

  • Location: Pyrmont NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Have you heard the term 'Google Adwords'? If the answer is yes you may be able to help Sydney Heritage Fleet (SHF) in a big way.

General Depot Maintenance Volunteer - Goolwa

SteamRanger Heritage Railway

  • Location: Goolwa SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you have a positive attitude, are you enthusiastic, flexible and have a desire for personal growth and would like the opportunity to be part of a great team? SteamRanger Heritage Railway are looking for a General Depot Maintenance person for their Goolwa Depot. Duties will include undertaking Depot and site specific periodical maintenance e.g. General ground and yard maintenance, gardening, keeping sheds tidy, small painting tasks.

Customer Service Volunteer - Port Elliot Railway Station - Port Elliot

Port Elliot Railway Station - Port Elliot

  • Location: Port Elliot SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you have a passion for customer service and genuinely enjoy assisting people with their inquiries? Port Elliot Railway Station are on the search for Customer Service Volunteers to help out at their award winning historic railway station. The Customer Service role has two components - Ticket Sales and Souvenir Sales. Previous sales and customer service experience would be considered advantageous but not essential. On the job training will be provided.

Character Role of Station Master and Assistant Station Master

Mary Valley Rattler

  • Location: Gympie QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Station Master and Assistant Station Master positions are character roles.

Front Counter Volunteer Staff

Queensland Air Museum Inc

  • Location: Caloundra QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated volunteers to assist us in providing customer service, visitor greeting and front desk services to our museum's visitors.