Roles

Bushy Beach Wildlife Advocate

Department of Conservation
Conservation | Evenings/Weekends | Oamaru

Require Wildlife Attendees to encourage visitors to view wildlife (penguins, seals) from the hide and track.

Restoration Assistant

Mokihi Trust
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Cromwell

Volunteers are the heart of the Mokihi Trust group and welcome anyone interested in native habitat restoration. Help them re-build native habitats one plant at a time, get your hands dirty and enjoy being out in the fresh air.

Wilding Conifer Control Assistants

Central Otago Wilding Conifer Control Group
Conservation | Evenings/Weekends | Alexandra, Cromwell

Strong, practical volunteers with an interest in the environment are required to help with working bees to control wilding conifers in the Central Otago district.

Conservation Volunteer

Lindis Pass Conservation Group Inc
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Alexandra, Wānaka, Cromwell, Queenstown

Join the Lindis Pass Conservation Group and assist with weed control, experimental re-vegetation research involving DOC-permitted seed collection, contract propagation via local community nurseries and subsequent planting.

Community Garden Volunteer

Salvation Army Queenstown
Conservation | Working Hours | Queenstown

Volunteers are sought to help with the community garden which grows produce for The Salvation Army Queenstown's food bank.

Native plant nursery volunteer

Te Kakano Aotearoa
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Wānaka

Help re-build native habitats one plant at a time, get your hands dirty and enjoy being out in the fresh air with Te Kākano!

Heritage Maintenance and Restoration

Otago Goldfields Heritage Trust
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Cromwell

Join trust members and assist in maintaining important historic sites in our area by undertaking tasks such as weed control and building maintenance.

Beach Clean Up Volunteer

Sea Shepherd NZ - Queenstown
Conservation | Evenings/Weekends | Queenstown

Rock up, muck in and help keep Queenstown beaches clean by joining the team of Sea Shepherd volunteers picking up litter near the water edges on the last Sunday of every month.

Environmental Assistant

Keep Alexandra Clyde Beautiful
Conservation | Evenings/Weekends | Alexandra

Volunteers passionate about the environment and community are needed for working bees involving garden type work, plantings, maintenance or rubbish clean-ups in the Alexandra and Clyde areas.

Native Plant Propagation Volunteer

Wakatipu Reforestation Trust
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Queenstown

Volunteers help to grow native plants by potting up seedlings, weeding pots and maintaining a tidy nursery on Wednesday mornings. There is also the opportunity to assist in planting days in Spring and Autumn at public places all around the Wakatipu basin.