Volunteers jumping in the air in celebration after tree planting at The Island, Victoria.


Conservation Volunteers welcomes everyone who shares our love of nature and commitment to conserving the environment. Volunteer with us today!

Volunteer across Australia and New Zealand

Come join the fun and volunteer on our conservation projects across Australia and New Zealand. Discover your local environment or visit somewhere new and make a difference to our natural habitat by joining us for single day or multi-day projects.

Find projects near you by using the map and search function in the sidebar.

Destination Conservation Experiences

For travellers who want to make a difference, we offer 5-day and multi-week conservation experiences at iconic locations across Australia and New Zealand. Volunteers will help protect habitat and conserve wildlife in special places such as National Parks, World Heritage Areas and other critical sites, while exploring a variety of natural attractions.

Destination Conservation Experiences available are;


The Great Ocean Road

South East Queensland

Subtropical Beaches

Subtropical Rainforest

Outback Conservation –  Ironbark Station, Blackbutt

Koala Conservation – Woodstock

Koala Conservation – Lacey’s Creek

Koala Conservation – Crohamhurst

Far North Queensland

The Cassowary Coast

Wet Tropics Rainforest

New Zealand


Please contact our bookings department for more information – [email protected]

Conservation Study Tours

Conservation Study Tours are tailored for student groups, both domestic and international, and focus on teaching the next generations’ about our global ecosystems and the current global pollution phenomena. Students will have the opportunity to study and participate in on-going practical conservation activities.

Conservation Study Tour Flyer

Please contact our bookings department at [email protected] for more information.

Volunteer Feedback

Tell us about your volunteer experience with Conservation Volunteers Australia by filling out our feedback form.

More ways to volunteer

Employee Volunteering

Conservation Volunteers provides fun, easy and rewarding volunteer opportunities for your employees to get their hands dirty and engage with their natural environment. We have national coverage, can provide a range of activities and cater for different levels of ability and fitness.

Key Volunteers

Key Volunteers typically volunteer in roles that support Conservation Volunteers staff in the delivery of programs and may be office or field based. A perfect volunteering option for anyone who does not want to or isn’t able to do practical conservation work.

California Exchange Program

This program offers the opportunity to volunteer alongside the California Conservation Corps, the world’s oldest conservation corps on a range of practical projects that take place in urban, regional or remote areas across California

Volunteering FAQ

Want to know what to expect, what to bring, and more? Check out our volunteering FAQ.


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