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Found 39 volunteer opportunities with Working with Animals, in Queensland QLD

Volunteer Admin Assistant Bundaberg

RSPCA (Qld)

  • Location: Bundaberg QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

This role involves coordinating our very busy RSPCA Bundaberg reception desk at the shelter. Tasks include greeting customers, assisting with data entry, adoption queries, answering the phones, responding to emails, typing correspondence and other general office administration tasks.

Volunteer Animal Care Bundaberg

RSPCA (Qld)

  • Location: Bundaberg QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

This rewarding volunteer role would suit applicants that love animals and are committed to improving their welfare; people who wish to experience hands-on work with animals and want to learn about the care and health requirements for future work in the industry; and anyone looking for a worthwhile way to spend their time. The reward is that you’re making a huge, positive difference to their lives – and yours!

Volunteer Coordinator - Hervey Bay QLD

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Hervey Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

The Coordinator will recruit, train, support, manage and give recognition to volunteers within the region. The position will ensure that Story Dogs remains an active and relevant organisation by raising awareness of the Story Dogs brand and services.

Gold Coast Sponsorship Development Officer

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Nerang QLD
  • Commitment: Any Duration
  • Category: Education & Training

To maintain, enhance and broaden relationships between existing Dog Sponsors and Story Dogs in the Gold Coast (QLD) area. To recruit new Dog Sponsors for Story Dogs in the Gold Coast area.

Volunteer Holiday Program Assistants

YMCA Springfield Lakes Community Centre

  • Location: Springfield Lakes QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Volunteers are required to assist in school holiday program at the YMCA.

Gardeners for Butterfly House and Nursery

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Banksia Beach QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help grow and maintain the butterfly-attracting plants to be sold at the Butterfly House and the plants needed continuously for egg-laying, caterpillar food and nectar in the Butterfly House and Breeding Laboratory. Potting, propagation, weeding and watering the established nursery areas. In Butterfly House, pruning to encourage blooming for nectar and maintaining attractive gardens, paths and other features. Maintain tidy facility. Training is provided. Enthusiasm welcome.

Butterfly Breeding Laboratory Technicians

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Learn about the amazing Butterfly Life Cycle. ‘Learn as you work’ caring for the hungry caterpillars. Assist in the collection of butterfly eggs. Help hang chrysalises for the new butterflies to emerge safely. Clean and sterilise equipment to prevent disease outbreaks. Release new-born butterflies into the Butterfly House. No experience necessary. All training is provided. Shifts required are two x 3.5hrs per week. A reasonable degree of fitness is needed to be on your feet. Interesting work!

Maintenance Operators

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help maintain the Bribie Island Butterfly House, laboratory building and nursery areas. Work includes general maintenance on irrigation, electrical, some machinery. Keeping the water features operating nicely in the butterfly house. Some experience preferred in mechanical, irrigation, electrical OR general maintenance. Good general handyperson taking pride in keeping the Butterfly House running smoothly. Training in Butterfly House maintenance work is provided.

Tour Guide

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Introduce our guests to the wonders of Butterflies and their amazing life cycle! Personality is important, along with presentation and ability to communicate with a broad audience. You will enjoy it as much as our visitors. You will be giving groups of visitors a 15-20 minute education tour on the butterfly life cycle and other interesting facts. This is done in front of live displays to prompt you! Training is provided on-the-job. Palm cards OK. Times include Sundays and/or Wednesdays.

Butterfly House Assistant

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

If you like working with nature you are going to love the Bribie Island Butterfly House! In the 18 months since we opened on beautiful Bribie Island, we have had over 25,000 visitors. Help give our visitors a great experience inside the Butterfly House. Show them butterflies laying eggs, feeding, mating etc. Supervise and enforce the ‘no touch’ rule re butterflies. Be yourself and be friendly!

Volunteer Reading Dog Team

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Nambour West QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Taking your dog into your local school every week for approx 2 hours to help children read.

Volunteer Coordinator - Mooloolaba Sunshine Coast

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Mooloolaba QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

The Coordinator will recruit, train, support, manage and give recognition to volunteers within the region. The position will ensure that Story Dogs remains an active and relevant organisation by raising awareness of the Story Dogs brand and services.

Volunteer Coordinator - Central Gold Coast QLD

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Ashmore QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

The Coordinator will recruit, train, support, manage and give recognition to volunteers within the region. The position will ensure that Story Dogs remains an active and relevant organisation by raising awareness of the Story Dogs brand and services.

Vet Nurse Intern Part Time

FNQ Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Bingil Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

P/T Intern Vert Nursing, Learn Amphibian Medicine, Clinical Presentation & Treatment Procedures

Tank Disinfection Officer

FNQ Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Bingil Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Plastic, Glass, Component Triple Phase Washer, Disinfector, Lightweight Items, Standing And Bending Req

Events & Fundraising Organisers

Happy Tails Animal Rescue Inc.

  • Location: Across: Brisbane City QLD, Gold Coast Mc QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

To organise events for fundraising, animal adoptions, promoting Happy Tails, recruiting foster carers and educating the public on adopting.

Rescue and Transport of Wildlife - Volunteer

Wildcare Australia Inc - Gold Coast

  • Location: Across: Nerang QLD, Paradise Point QLD, Tweed Heads South NSW, Tamborine QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Join the team of dedicated volunteers to assist with the rescue and transport of injured wildlife within the Gold Coast area. Volunteers work form their own homes, being available on a rostered basis, connected via a telephone call when a rescue is to be actioned. Your own vehicle is to be used to transport wildlife to the designated carer, vet or wildlife hospital. You are required to become a member of this organisation for Insurance purposes, a fee is applicable. Roster/ on call basis.

Vet Bookings Administrator (Volunteer/Virtual/Open to QLD Residents)

Furry Friends Animal Rescue QLD

  • Location: Queensland QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Furry Friends Animal Rescue Organisation QLD (FFARQ) is a not-for-profit organisation that promotes animal welfare by providing temporary foster homes for homeless pets, adopting them to qualified homes and reducing overpopulation through the desexing of all animals. Furry Friends operates remotely, with animals being carefully placed with volunteer Foster Carers until they are adopted rather than operating a traditional shelter model.

Call-out for Conservation Volunteers

Human Nature Projects International

  • Location: Across: Queensland QLD, Sydney NSW, Perth WA, Adelaide SA, Hobart TAS, Darwin NT, Canberra ACT, Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

We need volunteers to keep us going and to support the amazing work we do in raising awareness about conservation issues, empowering those less fortunate than ourselves to find solutions. Your contribution can be in any form, tailored to your skillset and interests. All locations are accepted.