If you are interested in lending your time to become connected to your community, Council has many opportunities for residents to become involved in volunteer work.
Fraser Coast Cultural Centre Program
Council is now accepting applications for volunteers to join the Cultural Centre team.
Volunteers will be responsible for the tasks related to the general day to day running of the centre, ranging from customer service and engagement to specific duties relating to either the Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere or the Hervey Bay Regional Gallery.
Volunteers will be provided with essential training and uniforms, and will also be part of regular training updates and regional familiarisations.
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Community Environment Program
The Community Environment Program (CEP) provides opportunities for residents to actively participate in the 'on-ground' maintenance and management activities of bushland and open spaces in the Fraser Coast Regional Council area, as well as environmental awareness programs including events and education.
Become a Fraser Coast Events volunteer and join in the fun at the Maryborough Poppins Festival, Hervey Bay Whale Festival, the RACQ Maryborough Technology Challenge and a host of other regional events.
Duties as a volunteer may include: manning information booths, helping at workshops, monitoring carparking, site setup and packup.
Gatakers Artspace, Customs House and Bond Store Museum
If you are interested in lending a helping hand at Gatakers Artspace, Customs House or Bond Store Museum in Maryborough, please contact staff at Gatakers Artspace on 4190 5723.
Friends of the Brolga
Friends of the Brolga was established in 2000 and membership is made up of two major groups, volunteer members and supporting members.
The Friends of the Brolga staff the important areas of the Centre which include: door keeping, ushering, program selling and the operation of the coffee and liquor bars. They also assist with the collation of mailouts.