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.
We are looking for innovators to create new environmental volunteering opportunities. Learn more about the new Volunteering Innovation Fund!
For more information head to www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/vif/
From 11:59pm on Sunday 13 September, the Victorian Government has announced changes to restrictions in Melbourne.
From 11.59pm on Wednesday 16 September, the Victorian Government has announced changes to restrictions in regional Victoria.
Face coverings remain mandatory for all of Victoria.
For metropolitan Melbourne, restrictions remain that limit gatherings to 2 people or a household that can meet outdoors for two hours maximum.
In Regional Victoria, up to 10 people can meet outdoors for outdoor exercise, recreation and social interaction (infants < 12 months are not included in the cap).
Please visit www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au for full details.
There are new, approved directions and communications for volunteering which differ for both Melbourne and regional Victoria as detailed below:
For regional Victoria; volunteering can recommence with up to 10 people
In the Melbourne metropolitan area all volunteering, education and guided walks programs remain suspended until further notice. This includes individual participation as part of a community or environmental group on Parks Victoria’s estate.
We appreciate your ongoing contribution to the conservation of Parks Victoria estate as we work together to ensure we are safe and well for the future. We will continue to monitor the situation closely and follow government advice and implement changes as necessary.
For up-to-date health information visit www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au
We thank you for your cooperation and understanding
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.