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Friday/Saturday Adventure Buddy - Disability Support for Day Adventures

Nature Freedom
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Description of opportunity:

Our Inclusive Activities Program runs on Saturday Mornings, generally between the hours of 8am-12pm. These activities occur across various Brisbane locations, and could involve going for a canoe at Raby Bay, or exploring the wetlands at Tinchi Tamba Reserve. It would be expected that you could attend one or two of these 3-hour activities per month as we would like you to build rapport with our participants.

As an Adventure Buddy, you will assist the team leader in delivering our nature-based activities by either buddying up with an individual, taking epic adventure shots, or simply providing a hand to help someone in and out of the water. Small acts of kindness are our love language!

Impact and Benefits of volunteering with us:

  • Connect with those in your community.
  • Build communication and teamwork skills.
  • Create an inclusive and accessible space for everyone.
  • Learn about, and share your knowledge of and passion for, the environment.

Essential Criteria:

  • Be available for one or two activities per month.
  • Possession, or willing to possess, a Working with Children Check (QLD Blue Card)
  • Access to a vehicle, or public transport, for getting to and from activities (insured and roadworthy vehicle is a must)
  • Understanding and commitment to the rights and interests of people with disabilities, mental health, and youth
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships.
  • A strong understanding of social inclusion A passion for gardening and being in nature.

About Nature Freedom:

Nature Freedom was founded by Mathew Townsend in 2017. Its aim is to create inclusive and accessible nature-based activities to facilitate community engagement. We further aim to provide employment opportunities within our organisation for people with disabilities. To find our more, head to our website -