ID: 203598

Everglades House and Garden, Leura - Garden and Maintenance Volunteers - #203598

Museums & Heritage Regular - more than 6 months Leura NSW

About this opportunity

The National Trust (NSW) manages many historical and natural significant properties across NSW. We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to use their skills to love and care for our properties. The Garden & Maintenance volunteers are vital in performing day-to-day conservation, maintenance and gardening work, ensuring our buildings and gardens remain safe, attractive and historically correct for visitors, film and photography bookings and venue hire

  • Performing day-to-day maintenance and gardening tasks at Everglades.

  • Performing grounds work like mowing lawns, pruning gardens, weeding, laying mulch, maintaining edging and paved areas, sweeping and raking leaves, and occasionally creating new plantings.

Benefits:

  • Supporting Conservation - you play a direct role in preserving and maintaining a historically significant garden

  • Gain hands-on experience in gardening, horticulture and property maintenance

  • Working Outdoors

  • Community and Social Interaction


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

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

3 to 4 hour shifts in the morning or afternoon

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Groups of 10 or more
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Trades & Maintenance
Training

Induction & familiarisation with site & staff Guidance on conservation policies. Safe Work procedure

Reimbursement

As approved by supervisor