ID: 174457

Gathering Garden Volunteer

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Conder ACT

About this opportunity

We are seeking volunteers to assist with a number of tasks within the community garden;

  • Attending working bees (weekends once a month approx) to assist with opening and closing the centre and welcoming community volunteers and helpers.
  • Attending the centre on a weekly basis to water the garden and/or perform light gardening maintenance.
  • Assisting to maintain and care for gardening resources (tools, equipment)

Potential once program is established:

  • Potentially assisting gardening groups once established, including showing groups around garden, communicating gardening aims and guidelines, and providing practical support.

You will be supported by the Centre Manager, Network Coordinator and Garden Coordinator (Volunteer) to undertake this volunteering position.

This is a new initiative and is a wonderful opportunity to get involved, meet new people and give back to the Lanyon community. The community garden grows produce for community groups to harvest themselves or for groups to donate produce back to our food hub which supports people in need.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Duties can be tailored to meet volunteers' physical abilities.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

approx 1-2 hours per week. Days and times flexible. Can include after hours and weekends if volunteer prefers

Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance