Roles

Working Bee Volunteers

Open Valley Urban Ecosanctuary
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

We're looking for volunteers to join our regular working bees involving propagating native plants for local backyards as part of the Backyard Ecosanctuaries project and/or working towards habitat restoration in Chingford Park.

Working Bee Volunteers

Save The Otago Peninsula (STOP) Inc
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

Save the Otago Peninsula (STOP) have working bees every week and we need your help to enhance conditions for the native fish in the creeks and add to the Future Forests so our peninsula has the best chance for the future.

Casual Educator/Leader or Assistant

Quarantine Island / Kamau Taurua Community Incorporated
Conservation | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

Located on Quarantine Island/Kamau Taurua in the heart of Otago Harbour, we're looking for an educator with a passion for the work we do on the island.

Sandfly Bay Wildlife Viewing Ranger

Department of Conservation
Conservation | Evenings/Weekends | Dunedin

Volunteers are required during weekday and weekend evenings to encourage visitors to view the wildlife.

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.

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.