“Volunteering is time willingly given for the common good and without financial gain.”

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Volunteering Sunshine Coast is an independent not-for-profit organisation committed to building the local community sector on the Sunshine Coast. We have more than 150 community organisations as members, and offer assistance to the broader volunteer community.

As you explore the features incorporated in this site, we hope we will successfully answer all your questions regarding the rewarding world of volunteering.

vsc_hand_faviconOur New Community Training Program!

Volunteering Sunshine Coast has established an extensive Community Training Program available for community groups, organisations and individuals throughout the Sunshine Coast region.

Volunteering Sunshine Coast offers customised and in house training to suit your organisation.  If you are interested in affordable customised workshops or workshops delivered at your own venue, please contact our office, on 5443 8256 or training@volunteeringsc.org.au.

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News updates

Saturday 28/11/2015  Ivadale Lakes area, Little Mountain, Caloundra.

Make-a-Wish Foundation is seeking 8-10 helpers for their fundraising Mega Garage Sale.


At this stage there are 25 Households registered to participate. Diane from Live Realty feels that “we could have up to 30 Households by the end of next week”. The Sunshine Coast branch of mMake-a-Wish Foundation will be represented there as well by various branch … Read more…


VOLUNTEER organisations from the across the Coast have joined forces with Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson to develop a united vision for the future at the inaugural Volunteer Sector Forum at Lake Kawana Community Centre.

“Council will continue to recognise and show appreciation for the substantial and ongoing contribution made by volunteers and voluntary groups to our community and our way of life here on the Sunshine Coast,” Mayor Jamieson said.

The benefits of volunteering are very significant and include improving your health and wellbeing, meeting new friends, helping others and being part of something that makes a … Read more…




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The AGM will be held at 9.30 am

Thursday 3rd Read more…

Volunteering Australia has just announced an important national survey – make your opinions matter by having your say. Click the survey links below.

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Have your say and help shape the future of volunteering

The national surveys for volunteers, volunteer involving organisations and corporate organisations are now open. Your feedback will help us evaluate the … Read more…

Hon. Fiona Simpson MP joins with Volunteering Sunshine Coast to celebrate National Volunteer Week

On Friday 15th May, we celebrated National Volunteer Week.  Take a few moments to join with our patron, the Hon. Fiona Simpson MP, our CEO Cheryl Harris and many praise-worthy volunteers in this short video visit to our celebration event at the Mooloolabah Bowls Club.

Have a look at our new YouTube video on volunteering.

Suite 17, Dalton Centre,
1 Newspaper Place,
(cnr Dalton Drive)
Maroochydore 4558

Phone No:  07 5443 8256
email: admin@volunteeringsc.org.au

OUR NEW LOCATION is at the premises of
Sustainable Partnerships Australia

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Volunteering Sunshine Coast provises training workshops for local Voluntary Organisations

Introduction to event management

Want to know more about using volunteers for your next event? Check out Volunteering Queensland’s video series covering great tips for effectively recruiting and managing event volunteers.

Be prepared

Visit the Emergency Volunteering website

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Community leadership is critical to ensuring healthy, sustainable and fair communities. Volunteering Queensland aims to provide leaders with a range of practical resources and tools, designed specifically for working in community settings. Find out more…

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Practical tools, templates and information sheets to help you effectively manage volunteers. Find out more…

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