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The City values the role of volunteers and acknowledges that volunteering benefits both the community and volunteers.

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Volunteering during COVID-19

  • Care Army - The Queensland Government is calling for volunteers to join the Care Army to support and protect those most at risk during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    To register visit the Care Army registration page or contact the Community Recovery Hotline on 1800 173 349.
    For more information, visit the Care Army website.
  • Volunteering Gold Coast has a number of volunteer roles available to support high risk and vulnerable people in our community. For more information about how you can help, please click here.

Volunteering is a great way to:

  • meet new people who share similar interests
  • make a difference in your community
  • gain experience and new skills.

There is a wide range of volunteering opportunities from one-off events to regular weekly activities. Click on the links below to find volunteering opportunities that match your interests and skills.

Download and view our Volunteering Legacy Action Plan 2019-21

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Beaches to Bushland program

Help protect, restore and enhance our natural areas. Activities include tree planting, weed control, native plant propagation and seed collection.

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Play an active role in caring for our coastal environment.

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Environmental volunteering

You can make a real difference by volunteering in community projects and playing an active role in conservation.

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Gold Coast Libraries

City libraries welcome volunteers to provide support for a range of programs.

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Other volunteering opportunities

Are you an organisation looking for volunteers?

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