AustraliaยปLinks For Australia

Links For Australia

Here are some links that might be useful:

Australian News
Volunteer Organisations
Government Volunteer Organisations


Australian News

The Australian

The Age

Sydney Morning Herald
New South Wales

Go to Online Newspapers or World News Network for more newspapers

Volunteer Organisations

Architects For Peace
Architects with a social conscience! An interesting site. Check their volunteer page for positions.

Asylum Seeker Resource Center, Australia
Asylum Seeker Resource Center is based in Melbourne, Australia. The centre provides free services for asylum seekers and always needs volunteers.

Conservation Connect
Conservation projects including one day/over night and longer term opportunities Australia wide

Go Volunteer
Similar to a work search site but for volunteer positions

Oxfam Australia
Varying volunteer roles

A website dedicated to social services. A bit tricky to work around, but doing a search under the catagory you're interested in for "volunteer" will bring up opportunties

Volunteer Green
National site listing various conservation based opportunities

Volunteering Australia
Useful links and information on volunteering for volunteers and organisations

Volunteering South Australia
A South Australian based site

Volunteering Western Australia
A Western Australia based site

The Wilderness Society
National conservation based organisation

World Society For the Protection of Animals The Australian & New Zealand branch of this animal protection site; also lists positions in the pacific.

Government Volunteer Organisations

Australian Volunteers International
Fully supported placements for professionals world wide. A huge variety of placements and programs.

Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development
Fully supported placements in South East Asia and the South Pacific for 18-30 year olds with lots of different opportunities