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.
In line with the Victorian Government announcement from 11.59pm, Thursday 10 June 2021 further restrictions will be eased across Victoria.
Please visit https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au for full details.
We have new, approved directions and communications for volunteering which differ for both Melbourne and regional Victoria as detailed below.
For Metropolitan Melbourne; volunteering can recommence with up to 10 people. Volunteers must not travel more than 25kms from their primary residence. Face masks are required both indoors and outdoors.
For regional Victoria; volunteering can continue with up to 20 people. Metropolitan Melbourne volunteers are not permitted to join regional volunteer activities. Face masks are required outdoors in Regional Victoria when physical distancing of 1.5 metres cannot be maintained.
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.
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.
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.