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Found 36 volunteer opportunities with Museums & Heritage, in Queensland QLD

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.

Workshop Volunteers

Mary Valley Rattler

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

We are looking for volunteers that have skills in carpentry, painting, mechanical trades and workshop assistants

Library Assistant

Ipswich Historical Society Incoporated

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

This position will work with the societys librarian to maintain the reference library to ensure easy access when responding to enquiries from the general public. 10am - 2pm Thursday, Friday or Saturday

Visitor Tour Guide-New Chum (Ipswich)

Ipswich Historical Society Incoporated

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

Visitor Tour Guides welcome and orientate visitors to the site, take entry fees and provide contact information. They offer to escort visitors, answer questions and provide background information about displays and buildings in a professional and enthusiastic way. Are you a people person who is interested in history? Can you bring history to life with your excellent communication skills? 9am - 2pm. Open Thursday, Friday or Saturday

Archiving Assistant

Ipswich Historical Society Incoporated

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

Assisting the librarian and archivists with cataloguing, photocopying, filing and digitising records. Use computers to inventory, catalogue, digitise and record collection items including photos, negatives and slides. Computer experience to undertake duties essential. 10am - 2pm Thursday, Friday or Saturday.

Display Team Volunteer

Ipswich Historical Society Incoporated

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

Working with the display team to ensure visitors are engaged by historical displays that are safe, clean and interesting. The team plan and collect items from storage and confirm they are suitable for the specific display. 10am - 2pm Thursday, Friday or Saturday

Data Entry Assistant

Ipswich Historical Society Incoporated

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

Collecting and entering data and information to grow the society's databases. This position is responsible for maintaining accurate and complete records of valuable information. Use of Microsoft word and excel required. Times required: 10am - 2pm Thursday, Friday or Saturday.

Caloundra Lighthouse Tour Guides

Friends of the Caloundra Lighthouses Inc

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

Friends of the Caloundra Lighthouses is a voluntary, not for profit organisation whose aim is to maintain and take care of the Caloundra Lighthouses. We need help looking after Caloundra's lighthouses and showing them off to the public. Share in a unique experience, learn about Caloundra's history, listen to people's stories and conserve our heritage while passing it on to a new generation. Our heritage contributes to the community well being and provides an exciting experience for visitors.

Assistant Curator/Research Assistant/Admin Assistant

Discover Eumundi Heritage & Visitor Centre

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

The Centre provides assistance with family history research as well as information to visitors to Eumundi. We require an Assistant to our Manager to join our Volunteer family who will facilitate a variety of interesting tasks. General tasks include administration duties, greeting visitors, answering the phone and emails, providing tourist information, family history research and heritage enquiries. Curating duties include assisting with the development of art and heritage related exhibitions.

Collections Assistant -Word Processing & Proof-Reading

FNQ Volunteers Inc.

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

Help The Collections Manager With Computer And Word Processing, Formatting, Proof Reading And Knowledge Of The Microsoft Office Suite.

Volunteer Cleaner

Landsborough and District Historical Society Inc

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

We require someone to help maintain the Museum environs and contents. The Landsborough Museum is the business entity of the Landsborough District Historical Society, which was formed in 1973. "Our mission is to collect, research, conserve, interpret and exhibit the artifacts, memorabilia, documents, photographs and stories of indigenous and non-indigenous peoples whose heritage can be linked to that region."

Centre Volunteer

Glasshouse Mountains Neighbourhood Centre

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

First point of call for people and groups accessing the centre. Answer phones/emails,liaising with clients. Open and close.

Queensland Transport Museum Attendant

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

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

Are you interested in our early transport History? Would you like to learn more about it, whilst sharing that knowledge with others? The Queensland Transport Museum is open 7 days a week and caters for tour groups and individuals wanting to immerse themselves in our transport history. The displays change seasonally and range from display cases filled with a huge range of models to retired and working rigs. We are seeking volunteers for an interactive role as tour guide.

Customer Service/Food and Beverage Assistant/Museum attendant/Information officer - Das Neumann Haus

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

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

This volunteer role provides you with an opportunity to share your customer service, reception and hospitality skills at a quaint cafe located in Laidley. Duties include: Food preparation, barista role, kitchen hand, providing information about the museum and the local area, answering telephone. This is a great opportunity to welcome visitors to the Laidley area and encourage tourists to enjoy all that the Lockyer Valley has to offer.

Museum Volunteer - Café

Yandina and District Historical Society Inc

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

Yandina Historical Society operates Yandina Historic House with volunteers. The positions we are offering are 'hospitality' positions. You will be asked to serve light refreshments, set up, put away and clean the Cafe area. If you have a sunny disposition, would love working with a team of happy people and enjoy sharing your knowledge of the on local area you are the person for us. We are open from 9:30am - 3pm daily including weekends. Hours negotiable.

Hospitality Volunteers - Yandina Historical House

Yandina and District Historical Society Inc

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

Yandina Historic House is managed by Yandina Historical Society the members of which are all volunteers. We require volunteers to greet and serve light refreshments to the many visitors who come to visit Yandina Historical House. If you are mature, have a sense of humour, great people skills and prepared to do whatever is required, you're the person for us.

Guest Experience Volunteers

Mary Valley Rattler

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

Hello Are you a people person or know someone that is? The Mary Valley Rattler is getting back on track and is going to be much more than a train ride. We are currently recruiting for guest experience volunteers interested in contributing to an unforgettable living heritage experience for our guests. This is a hands-on opportunity to have some real fun with the Rattler. There's an endless range of ways the guest experience can be enhanced at the Rattler - and for that we need a team of am

Retail Attendant

Mary Valley Rattler

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

Retail attendants provide excellent customer service to our guests of the Mary Valley Rattler gift shop & tour desk. They work within a service focused team at the Historic Gympie Station.

Bankfoot House - Visitor Experience Volunteer

Sunshine Coast Regional Council

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Bankfoot House is a heritage-listed homestead at Glass House Mountains, Sunshine Coast. It was built in 1878 and added to the Queensland Heritage Register in 2008. The Visitor Experience Volunteer's role is to provide high quality customer service and experience to Bankfoot House visitors. Engaging with visitors to the precinct you will work alongside a team of employees and volunteers to provide and engaging visitor experience. You will help deliver the guided tours and educational programs.

Gardener

Highfields Pioneer Village, Museum & Park Inc.

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

Watering, Pruning, Low Maintenance of grounds. Non-profit organisation run entirely by volunteers