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Found 27 volunteer opportunities with Museums & Heritage, in Queensland QLD

Accountant/Auditor

  • Location: Caboolture QLD
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

11th Light Horse Troop and Military Museum is a charitable organisation working out of the Caboolture Historical Village. We are required to have our books audited annually by a CPA. This is required by the first week of August. If you have the required qualifications and would like to help us out, we'd be pleased to hear from you. Please contact Keith Nix, Treasurer 11th Light Horse

Museum Guide/Assistant

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

A 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 and connecting visitors to Townsville history and heritage. Museum opening times are weekdays 9.00am to 2.30pm and we are looking for help Wed/Thurs/Fri.

Church Archivist

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

St Andrew's Church archives contain catalogued collections of historical documents, objects and photographs. Details of the valuable works of art in the Saint Andrew’s permanent art collection, ecclesiastical furniture, furnishings, stained glass windows and a large collection of Scottish communion tokens are also documented. You will have the opportunity to help maintain archives of historic importance in the State of Queensland and the Uniting Church in Australia.

Gallery Attendant

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

Undertake guided tours of the Museum as necessary. Undertake Gallery Attendant duties in allocated gallery, as per roster. Meet and greet, and interact with members of the public. Answer visitor questions, as required. Direct visitors to appropriate services (ie toilet, water fountain, seats disabled facilities etc) Other duties as directed.

Mayes Cottage Volunteer

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

Mayes Cottage House Museum offers a rare opportunity to experience a unique part of the City of Logan’s heritage. The museum includes the remains of the original slab hut (1873), the lovingly preserved house (1887) and beautiful tranquil gardens. Mayes Cottage needs volunteers who are to commit to being reliable, scheduling shifts on a regular basis. Mayes Cottage House Museum is seeking volunteers who able to schedule shifts on a regular Saturday from either 10 am - 1pm or 1pm to 4pm.

Museum Receptionist

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

The reception desk is the first point of contact with customers and we have an opportunity for a volunteer who enjoys interacting with people and making them feel welcome at North Queensland's premier Maritime Museum. The museum is self-funded and relies on admission revenues making our popular Sunday opening time critical for our long term sustainability. As receptionist, you will have the opportunity to meet many people who also share their interesting stories.

Visitor Engagement/ Tour Guide

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

Volunteer Engagement/ Tour Guides work with the public to provide our visitors with insite into our displays and offer assistance where required. Visitors always have a wonderful experience at the Museum of Tropical Queensland but with the help of our Volunteer Guides they have an unforgettable one.

General Assistant

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

Prepare small museum for Open Day and assist curators. Job includes sweeping, dusting, general tidy up. If interested, could also attend Open Day on the occasional Sundays to tidy up in preparation for visitors and meet and freet visitors. Also assist with projects as they occur. Days required are Tuesday and/or Wednesday, 9am-1pm. This can be discussed with the coordinator.

Maritime Museum Education Coordinator

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

The Maritime Museum Education Coordinator plans to establish connections between Australian National Curriculum and Maritime History and Heritage. Teaching Qualification required.

Museum Gardener

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

The Maritime Museum of Townsville requires the services of a gardener. This is an important position, since the museum grounds/gardens need to be maintained and presented in an optimal condition in order to attract visitors and promote the hiring of the venue as an additional source of income

Visitor Tour Guide -Cooneana Heritage Centre

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

Are you a people person who is interested in history? If so, we would love to have you show visitors around at Cooneana Heritage Centre. The Centre is open 3 days per week - Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays. Also every 2nd & 4th Sunday from March to November. Friday is one of our busiest days. Shift times are 9:30am - 2:00pm. This role may suit you if you have obligations to complete volunteering hours. Approx. 15 hours/week available.

Guest Experience Volunteers

  • 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

Bankfoot House - Visitor Experience Volunteer

  • 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.

Centre Volunteer

  • 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.

Historical Educational Activities Presenter

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

Are you a people person who is interested in history? The Ipswich Historical Society is seeking volunteers who are keen to work with school students in small groups at Cooneana Heritage Centre, New Chum. The Society provides a number of hands-on activities for primary students visiting from their schools. Volunteers set up their stations prior to the students arrival, meet the students when they arrive then take their first group of approximately six students to their station.

Hospitality Volunteers - Yandina Historical House

  • 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.

Volunteer Cleaner

  • 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."

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

  • 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 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.