Welcome

Volunteering Australia is the national peak body for volunteering,
working to advance volunteering in the community

Promotional material is now available for National Volunteer Week!

Volunteering Australia is pleased to release promotional material for National Volunteer Week in 2018. This includes certificates, posters and material to promote #NVW2018 on social media. Visit the promotional material page to find out what’s available!

National Volunteer Week will be celebrated from 21-27 May 2018.

Please check the official NVW website regularly for additional updates. If you would like to add your event to our events calendar, please contact marketing@volunteeringaustralia.org.


Register for National Volunteering Conference 2018

The National Volunteering Conference 2018 will be held from 20-22 June, and aims to ‘ignite, invigorate and inspire’ delegates from across Australia to address challenges facing the volunteering sector and identify opportunities for progress.


Response on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

Volunteering Australia has provided a response to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

Find a Volunteer Opportunity

Go Volunteer
  • Open Letter to Parliamentarians #HandsOffOurCharities

  • ABS consultation findings on the collection of volunteering data

  • Welfare Reform Bill passes Senate with amendments

  • Smart Volunteering Campaign

    The Australian Government has launched a new campaign to prevent Australians from inadvertently contributing to child exploitation through the practice of orphanage tourism, including by participating in misleading volunteer programs. Read More