ID: 156371

OzHarvest War on Waste - Scarborough Markets

Homeless One off - an event Scarborough WA

About this opportunity

The vibrant Scarborough Sunset Markets is on every Thursday evening and OzHarvest is pleased to be the event’s Sustainable Community Partner however we need to mobilise our yellow army (and your family, friends and work colleagues!).

Volunteers Wanted – OzHarvest ‘War on Waste Warriors’.

OzHarvest volunteers will be on the ground to assist in ensuring any event waste goes into appropriate bins; educate market consumers on our Fight Food Waste campaign; collect surplus food donations from event food vendors; sell OzHarvest merchandise; and set-up and pack-down OzHarvest signage.

Where? Scarborough Beach (The Esplanade, Scarborough) When? Every Thursday night between 4pm – 9pm

The markets run Thursday, 5 November 2020 – Thursday, 29 April 2021 and we are asking volunteers to assist us in four-week blocks (see below) however do let us know if you are available for any of the dates listed below:

Block 4: 11/03/21, 18/03/21 Block 5: 25/03/21, 01/04/21, 08/04/21, 15/04/21 Block 6: 22/04/21, 29/04/21

We require a minimum of 8 volunteers each event evening so feel free to get your friends, family and work colleagues involved.

What to wear: All volunteers are required to wear a yellow OzHarvest t-shirt, black pants/shorts/skirt and closed in, flat shoes (such as sneakers).

Time Required

4.45pm - 9.00pm on Thursday nights in blocks of 4 weeks.

Suitable for
  • Work Experience
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Trades & Maintenance