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Found 30 volunteer opportunities with Museums & Heritage, in Western Australia WA

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.

Do tractors get you going? Steam on over

Tractor Museum of WA Inc (Swan)

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

Tractors - People - History: what a combination. We're looking for Visitor Relations Officers (Tour Guides). Be part of our team guiding visitors from around the world through our fascinating exhibits at the Tractor Museum based inside Whiteman Park.

Old Railway Museum Tour Guide

Northam Heritage Forum Inc

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

The Northam Railway Museum has a unique collection of the Avon Valley's railway, army and migrant memorabilia and our our group is passionate about sharing it with locals and visitors alike. This position would suit people who enjoy chatting with others and are looking for something with flexible hours.

Tour guides and Historical Society members

Historical Society of Cockburn - CVRC

  • Location: Hamilton Hill WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

The Historical Society members are the Volunteer custodians and Guides of the Azelia Ley Homestead Museum and Wagonhouse museum, on roster for Sunday opening 1.30-4.30pm, and supervising the Museums for booked tours and school excursions, as they occur (Mon-Wed).

Volunteer Heritage Guide at the Fremantle Roundhouse

Fremantle Volunteer Heritage Guides Association (MVRC)

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

If you volunteer for this role you will be joining a friendly, reliable, outgoing team who have a love of history and meet people from all around the world. The Round House is open from 10.30am to 3.30pm, 363 days of the year.

Museum Gift Shop Volunteers - Aviation Heritage

Royal Australian Air Force Assoc Aviation Heritage(MVRC)

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

Museum Gift Shop Volunteers operate the unique shop at the Museum. They provide excellent service, greet visitors and operate the computerised cash register.

Museum Guides - Aviation Heritage

Royal Australian Air Force Assoc Aviation Heritage(MVRC)

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

Volunteer Tour Guides contribute to the interpretation of the aircraft and artefacts in the museum.

Front Desk Volunteer

Broome Historical Society

  • Location: Broome WA
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

Front desk volunteers meet and greet the visitors to the Museum, collect entrance fees and provide hospitality to the tourists and local residents that visit the museum. No extensive knowledge of Broome’s history is required.

Museum Volunteer

Community Group of Greenough (inc) - Greenough Museum

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

Our vision is to create an open, sustainable, community-managed and loved Museum that is enjoyed by people of all ages.The Greenough Museum welcomes volunteers who are enthusiastic and committed to assisting the museum to preserve, document and interpret its collections. The museum recognises the value of Volunteer work in both its day to day running and for future planning. The museum actively supports its volunteers and provides opportunities for further skill development!

Gardener

Kwinana Heritage Group

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

Gardener required for Smirks Cottage and Heritage Site Monday morning flexible between 8 am to 12 noon

Researcher and Administration Assistant

Mundaring and Hills Historical Society Inc

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

Do you have a passion for your local heritage? Do you have your own stories and memories from times past? This is a wonderful opportunity to put your ideas and stories down in print whilst gathering others stories from the local community and give some administration support one day per week.

Local Tour Guides - Historical Places

Swan Guildford Historical Society

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

If you would love to "tell the Guildford story", then come along and become become one of our team!

Guide Patrick Taylors Cottage

Albany Historical Society Inc

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

A volunteer is needed to take fees from tourists, and provide some information about the Cottage and other historical sites that may be of interest to tourists. Training provided. Currently looking for someone from 11am to 3pm on Thursdays.

On Train Customer Service Heritage Guide

Bennett Brook Railway (Swan)

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

Be part of our Team - Bennett Book Railway is proudly owned and operated by volunteer members of the Western Australian Light Railway Preservation Association. Did you know that 60% of Perth's water comes from below the train tracks in Whiteman Park? Our fleet of diesel and steam trains are looking for on train tour guides who can tell our customers this and other interesting facts about the park, our flora and fauna and of course our trains.

Train Driver

Bennett Brook Railway (Swan)

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

Train enthusiasts - this one is for you. Bennett Brook Railway are in search of new Train Drivers to welcome tourists and visitors visiting Whiteman Park for a fun experience. This is a great opportunity to gain qualifications as full training to qualification standard will be provided if required.

Volunteer Museum Guide

Diocese of Geraldton

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

The Monsignor Hawes Museum Attendant will engage with visitors to help them appreciate the wonderful story of Monsignor John Cyril Hawes and to take the opportunity to visit the many places he built in the Midwest and Gascoyne region of WA. Museum Guides are rostered on for a 3 hour shift from 10.00am - 1.00pm weekly, fortnightly or monthly.

Cathedral Tour Guide

Diocese of Geraldton

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

The Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral is situated at 56 Cathedral Ave Geraldton (cnr Maitland St). It is open to the public from 7am until 5:30 pm 7 days a week except Public Holidays when it's open from 9am. Tours of the Cathedral are conducted 4 times a week: Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays at 2:30pm and Fridays at 4:00pm

Restoration Assistant

Boyanup Progress Association

  • Location: Boyanup WA
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage

General handyman skill required to restore and maintain timber framed Fettler's Cottage.

Heritage Center Exhibition Volunteer

Sisters Of St John God Inc

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

Volunteers are needed to help with the following tasks: welcome visitors, record visitor information, learn and share history and stories, assist in opening or closing the exhibition, maintain displays in the exhibition, and stock small gift shop.

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.