Parks Victoria volunteers help to protect, maintain and restore Victoria’s unique and special places. There are many benefits of volunteering.
To become a volunteer, register with ParkConnect and then create your volunteer profile.
The Victorian Government has announced COVIDSafe Summer restrictions apply from 11:59 pm Sunday 6 December 2020.
You should familiarise yourself with the full list of changes at: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/coronavirus-covid-19-victoria
There are new, approved directions and communications for volunteering.
Volunteering activity remains permitted in parks, provided the activity and gathering sizes comply with latest public health measures (currently groups of up to 100 people are permitted outdoors).
Wearing a face mask is only mandatory on public transport, while in taxis or ride share vehicles, or when going to large retail venues, including shopping centres, supermarkets and department stores.
Wearing a face mask is strongly recommended indoors and outdoors when you can’t keep 1.5 metres distance from other people. Some Parks Victoria indoor venues and outdoor activities may require wearing masks. All Parks Victoria volunteer activities will be managed in alignment with the Department of Health and Human Services guidelines for coronavirus (COVID-19) including the need for physical distancing, personal protective equipment and good hygiene. For up-to-date health information visit www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au
We thank you for your cooperation and understanding and look forward to seeing you in the Parks throughout summer.
We have many exciting and diverse volunteer activities for you to get involved in. You can look for activity types that interest you or maybe an activity that is in a park close to you. You may also like to find activities that a group is involved in.
Start looking for activities now!
Are you a group of volunteers with a special interest in a Park or associated Park species or feature? Then you may be interested in starting a group of your own. You can find out what’s involved, responsibilities of a group leader and more.