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Found 67 volunteer opportunities with Museums & Heritage, in Victoria VIC

Aviation enthusiast multiple opportunities

Ballarat Aviation Museum

  • Location: Ballarat Central VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Multiple opportunities exist for aviation and history buffs at Ballarat Aviation Musem. The museum welcomes volunteers to assist in preserving aviation history. Opportunities include repair of stationary aircraft, engines and radio displays, meet and greet the public and act as guides. Assist with preparation of displays. Training and supervision provided.

Are you interested in the maintaining the History of Knox?

Knox Historical Society

  • Location: Ferntree Gully VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Knox Historical Society Inc.: Compiles and maintains historical records of the Knox District Displays historical artefacts and photographs Provides and disseminates information to students, researchers and the community Publishes books, newsletters, calenders, photographs and other items Participates in historical events and local community celerbrations Organises speakers on historical subjects and related community interest Conducts excursions to places of historical interest

Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum

Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre

  • Location: Bendigo VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Museum Host and Point of Sale Volunteer with Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum

Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries Exhibition

National Trust of Australia Head Office (Vic)

  • Location: Elsternwick VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you a Phryne Fisher fanatic, looking for an inside and behind the scenes look at the new exhibition?

Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries Exhibition - Corporate opportunity

National Trust of Australia Head Office (Vic)

  • Location: Elsternwick VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you a Phryne Fisher fanatic, looking for an inside and behind the scenes look at the new exhibition?

Museum Programs Volunteer

Jewish Museum of Australia

  • Location: St Kilda VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

This project will cover the following tasks:  Meticulously scanning the contents of each walk including the text and images used Research the source for images currently used on the walking tours Create a database of image sources so that permission can be sought for the use of images Investigate the credibility of image sources and where required seek alternative images from within the JMA collection or external sources Scope to become a guide on some of these walks in the future

Garden Volunteer

Heide Museum Of Modern Art-Bvrc

  • Location: Bulleen VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The gardens at Heide Museum of Modern Art are as integral a part of the visitor experience as the artworks themselves. Under direction from the Head Gardener, the Museum's Garden Volunteer Program aims to develop a team of dedicated individuals a broad, general understanding of the maintenance of a heritage garden.

Archivist

Boroondara General Cemetery

  • Location: Kew VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Are you interested in local history? Use your skills in record keeping to support the Boroondara General Cemetery in digitising historic records for future generations.

Cataloging Family Memorials

Boroondara General Cemetery

  • Location: Kew VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Boroondara Cemetery founded 160 years ago and has more than 80,000 interments. Memorials fulfill a very important role in capturing the history of the time and lives of those buried within the cemetery grounds. This project role involves photographing and cataloging family memorials.

Book Sale Assistants

Kew Historical Society

  • Location: Kew VIC
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We are seeking a couple of volunteers to assist in setting up on the day before and packing away after our Quarterly Fundraising Book Sales in the Phyllis Hore Room at Kew Library. Sales for this year will be held on the 16th February, 17th May, 16th August and 22nd November.

Rippon Lea Gatehouse Volunteers Wanted!

National Trust of Australia Head Office (Vic)

  • Location: Elsternwick VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Searching for volunteers with excellent customer service skills and an interest in heritage!

Office Manager / all rounder

Australian Jazz Museum

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

We require an experienced Administration person to work in our Administration Section Would suit a Mum with school aged children wanting current workplace experience. Must be fully competent in MS Office, organised and willing to help anywhere in the Museum.

La Trobe's Cottage - Garden Coordinator Volunteer Opportunity!

National Trust of Australia Head Office (Vic)

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Get involved in the community and help coordinate our gardens team at La Trobe! We are looking for a volunteer to assist in coordinating our garden program. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a horticultural background, involving the coordination of seasonal tasks and liaising with the National Trust Horticultural Team. You will also be passionate about heritage, appreciating the value of La Trobe’s gardens and working to preserve it for future generations.

Marketing Manager

Australian Jazz Museum

  • Location: Wantirna VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Experienced Marketing person, who can promote the Museum to the Public

Research assistant and admin support for a history-writing project

The Bridge Inc

  • Location: Dandenong VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

The Bridge is a respected not-for-profit community service. We celebrate our 50th birthday in October 2020 and have begun compiling our history to mark the occasion. Our experienced project leader will direct and supervise volunteers in helpful tasks such as collating, documenting, writing and capturing our proud history in disability support services, in print and digitally.

Volunteer - Tour Guide & Event Support

Duldig Studio and House Museum

  • Location: Malvern East VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Duldig Studio is a public house museum, art gallery and sculpture garden located in East Malvern. We are seeking volunteers to invigilate the museum and conduct tours of the Museum, permanent collections, artist studio & sculpture garden and to assist with our public and education programs.

Mini Railway - Station Staff

Portarlington Bayside Miniature Railway Inc

  • Location: Portarlington VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Do you have a love of trains? We are looking for versatile volunteers and have several different positions to fill: Driver / Guard / Signaller / Maintenance Crew and the Kiosk. In each of these positions you can also assist with roles such as customer service, public direction, ticket collection, signal operation, guard, maintenance crew etc. and eventually the elevation to 'Train Driver' for those who are interested.

Environmental Team Members

Puffing Billy Railway-BVRC

  • Location: Belgrave VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

We are seeking corporate/ large groups (minimum 5+ people) to join our Environmental Team Members program. You will assist with the Environmental Management of our rail corridor, weeding, replanting and generally improving the biodiversity along our railway track. We are very excited about this program, with the assistance of organisations like yours we will improve the quality of the railway environment for both locals and tourists.

Become a Train Conductor

Puffing Billy Railway-BVRC

  • Location: Belgrave VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

If your interests are working with the public and in the heritage carriages of our railway, where you can help passengers and contribute to their journey, then why not try your hand at becoming a Conductor. Our Conductors are the welcoming face of the railway; checking tickets, assisting in finding a seat on the train, travelling with the passengers to ensure they have a safe and enjoyable experience. Our more experienced staff reserve carriages for tour groups and collect fares if required.