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Found 35 volunteer opportunities with Museums & Heritage, in Tasmania TAS

National Trust Admin Volunteer

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you love filing and office support work? Do you get a buzz out of helping people? Would you like to meet people from all over the world?

Garden Tour Guides @ Runnymede

  • Location: New Town TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We're looking to add more Historic Garden Tours to our schedule and more guides are required to build the Garden Tour team at Runnymede in New Town, Hobart to assist with the upcoming Spring/Summer season. If you're looking to combine a love and knowledge of gardening and history, our Historic Garden Tours are a great way to give back and enjoy our historic gardens in a new light.

Norfolk Plains Heritage Centre Volunteer

  • Location: Youngtown TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you love history, museums, art and antiques? Are you passionate about the conservation of Tasmania’s heritage? Would you like to volunteer with friendly like-minded people?

Entally House - Maintenance Volunteer

  • Location: Hadspen TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

A volunteer position, with a focus on maintenance jobs around with property. Will be assisting the employed maintenance person onsite, and jobs may include mowing, small repairs, lifting & moving.

House Guide-Franklin House-For National Trust Australia (Tasmania)

  • Location: Youngtown TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you love history, museums, art, antiques? Are you passionate about the conservation of Tasmania’s heritage? Would you like to volunteer with friendly like-minded people? National Trust Tasmania are currently recruiting “House Guide” volunteers at Franklin House in Launceston.

Pandemonium @ Hobart Convict Penitentiary

  • Location: Hobart TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Pandemonium, the incredible audio and visual experience at the Hobart Convict Penitentiary requires enthusiastic Visitor Experience Officers to join their new experience on site.

Guest Services - Clarendon

  • Location: Nile TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

As part of the Guest Services Team, Clarendon, you will greet guests and participate in conducting short tours of the house, prepare and serve tea and coffee to guests following their tour and participate in school group tours, bus tours, and general household light cleaning duties. Collection of monies, eftpos use, informing/directing guests to other museums on site. (C)

Museum Attendants - Fly Fishing Museum

  • Location: Nile TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Fly Fishing Museum - Clarendon House - are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to assist with the running of the museum. Duties will include welcoming and talking with visitors and general cleaning of displays. If you have an interest in fly fishing or fishing in general - this may be the perfect volunteer role for you! (C)

Museum Attendants - Norfolk Plains Museum

  • Location: Nile TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you interested in local history? Norfolk Plains Museum - Clarendon House may be the place for you! Duties will include welcoming and talking to visitors, informing/directing them to other attractions at Clarendon, general cleaning of displays. On the job training provided. (C)

Volunteer Hospitality Staff - Franklin House

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

Just a short drive from Launceston CBD, Franklin House is a house museum. Franklin House is also available for hire for private events such as weddings or corporate events; and there are a variety of special events throughout the year including weddings and our Christmas Carols and Cake events. As volunteer hospitality staff you may be required to assist in the Tea Room and Gift Shop, assisting with visitor information and be asked to assist with special events.

Researcher

  • Location: Westbury TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you interested in Tasmanian history and research? Pearns Steam World are located in the historic town of Westbury, just 25 minutes drive west of Launceston. The museum holds a collection of steam traction engines, tractors, stationary engines and agricultural memorabilia, including women in agriculture on display. We are looking for volunteers who have an interest in history to research information relating to artifacts in our collection. (C, D)

Gardens and Grounds Keeper

  • Location: Westbury TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you enjoy gardening and outdoor work? Pearns Steam World are located in the historic town of Westbury, just 25 minutes drive west of Launceston. The museum holds a collection of steam traction engines, tractors, stationary engines and agricultural memorabilia, including women in agriculture on display. We are looking for a volunteers to maintain and develop the gardens and grounds surrounding the museum. (C)

Gardening / Handyman Volunteer

  • Location: Nile TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

As a gardening volunteer you will be assisting in keeping the grounds of Clarendon House in great order - mowing lawns, tending shrubs and tidying up leaves, etc. Duties as a handyman may include - window washing, general repair work, e.g. tighten handles, touch-up painting plus other duties as required. Days to be negotiated. (C)

Visitor Reception

  • Location: Westbury TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you interested in history, tourism and meeting new people? Pearns Steam World are located in the historic town of Westbury, just 25 minutes drive west of Launceston. The museum holds a collection of steam traction engines, tractors, stationary engines and agricultural memorabilia, including women in agriculture on display. We are looking for a volunteers to welcome visitors to the museum and assist in the daily running of the museum. (C)

Mechanical Engineering Support

  • Location: Westbury TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you have a passion for anything mechanical and looking for a project? Pearns Steam World Museum are located just 25 minutes out of Launceston in the historic town of Westbury and has one of the largest collection of steam engines and other mechanical artifacts in Australia. We are looking for someone with mechanical aptitude to revive and care for some of these historical pieces in our collection. (C)

Workshop assistant

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Volunteers to work in the museum workshop and is suitable for those with a trades background.

CUSTOMER SERVICE OFFICER

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Meeting and greeting visitors with a happy face and handle the entry fees and counter sales.

TRAM CONDUCTOR

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Museum work with a difference! Helping visitors to enjoy an old fashioned tram ride - training supplied.

MUSEUM GUIDE

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Museum Guide helps visitors to explore and enjoy Launceston's tramway past.