Volunteering is a great way to get involved in your community, meet new people and gain new skills. 

About the City's volunteer program

16.5% of the City of Bayswater's population volunteers in some shape or form; caring for others, preserving the environment, contributing to the running of 200+ local sporting and community groups, and much more.

The City recognises and values the substantial and ongoing contributions of volunteers as an integral part of our community wellbeing and offers a number of opportunities.

The City has active volunteer programs that engages a number of volunteers across the following roles:

  • Community Bus Drivers
  • Hub Connectors
  • Community Centres: Program and Activities for Older Adults
  • Age Friendly Ambassadors
  • English Conversation Group Volunteers
  • Youth Advisory Committee members
  • Community Events Volunteers
  • Books on Wheels Volunteers
  • Homebound Books Volunteers

Click on the links at the bottom of the page for more information on the City's volunteer program, or to search for volunteer opportunities, assistance and resources in the local and surrounding areas. 

If you have any further questions, please phone (08) 9272 0674 or email mail@bayswater.wa.gov.au

See below for current available volunteering opportunities:

Age Friendly Ambassador

  • Our Age Friendly Ambassadors are a community volunteer group of passionate locals who contribute to making the City of Bayswater a better place to live for older adults.

  • Age Friendly Ambassadors connect people with practical information and services, while giving older residents a voice on community issues.

Community Bus Driver

  • The City has three community buses that are hired out to various community groups for social outings. Outings may take place at different times throughout the week, and the role is flexible to the volunteer's availability. 

  • Current driver's licence is essential.

If you are interested in any of these positions, please complete the form below and email to mail@bayswater.wa.gov.au.

Submit an EOI 

Volunteering with City of Bayswater

Take a look at the pamphlet below for more information on the City's volunteer program.

Volunteer with the City of Bayswater

Training and Support

The City supports local community organisations and volunteers through the provision of training and skills development workshops:

Community Upskillers program

Volunteer Grants

Volunteer Recognition Grant - National Volunteer Week

The City contributes up to $500 to support local community organisations to recognise their volunteer in line with National Volunteer Week.

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