Stay up to date on how we’re supporting residents following the recent severe weather events. Use the street finder tool to find out when a kerbside collection may be happening in your street.
Community groups depend on volunteers. It is important you have a process in place to coordinate and support your volunteers.
For more information, resources and support available to groups engaging volunteers, contact the following leading organisations:
The Volunteering Collective biannual forums provide a platform for networking, information sharing and access to guest speakers for the volunteering sector. These events represent a great opportunity for volunteer coordinators, leaders or anyone engaging volunteers to connect and learn from each other.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the Collective's mailing list and receive:
Please note that the forums are also promoted on the Gold Coast Events Calendar and are usually held in March and October.
We run free workshops and information sessions for community groups. Topics include grant writing, running a community organisation, social media, recruiting and supporting volunteers, and more.
For more information and resources, visit the Community Group Hub.
Committee members discussing their volunteering strategy
Two ladies engaged in a conversation at the Gold Coast Volunteering Network meeting
Six volunteers enjoying morning tea