Our Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre hosts a variety of events to promote volunteering opportunities to the community.

Event details will be added here when available.

International Volunteer Day celebration

The 2022 International Volunteer Day celebration will be held on 1 December 2022. This event recognises and thanks volunteer managers and volunteers for their contribution. The recipients of the Volunteer Awards are announced during this celebration.

Find out more about this event and register to attend on our International Volunteer Day celebration event page.

Volunteer Awards

Nominations for the Volunteer Awards closed at 11:59 pm on Friday 7 October 2022.

Boroondara Volunteer Expo

The Boroondara Volunteer Expo is held in March each year. It is a great place to learn about volunteering opportunities, how you can gain new skills, experience, and make a meaningful difference.

Connect with organisations across a wide range of sectors and causes, including:

  • community services
  • education and tutoring
  • community events
  • health services, and more.

Discover volunteering opportunities that complement your interests, what you enjoy, and any existing skills and experience you may have.

The 2023 Boroondara Volunteer Expo will be held on Wednesday 22 March at the Hawthorn Arts Centre.

National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration that recognises the many positive contributions volunteers make to our community. The next National Volunteer Week will run from 15 to 21 May 2023.

Volunteer Leader Network meetings

Our network meetings occur every second month and bring together volunteer managers of community organisations to network, share experiences, raise issues and discuss challenges.

Find out more on our Volunteer Leader Network meetings page.

Skilled Volunteer Meet

Speed-network with community organisations looking for skilled professionals on a variety of short-term and project-based roles.

The Skilled Volunteer Meet has been cancelled for 2022.

More information

For more information, contact the Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre at [email protected] or on (03) 9278 4550.


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