18 March 2020
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us.
At this time, however, we are suspending all volunteer recruitment due to recent developments relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. The focus is on protecting the health and well-being of all concerned.
Thank you for your understanding. Please check back in the future.
Volunteer Program Management Team
Volunteers play a vital and valuable role in the provision of services to the Rural City of Murray Bridge. Volunteers comprise of a diverse range of people with varied backgrounds who assist the Council for the benefit of the Rural City of Murray Bridge and its community.
The Rural City of Murray Bridge recognises and values the commitment and contribution of our Volunteers.
If you wish to apply to become a Council Volunteer click here
There is a range of volunteering opportunities available through the Rural City of Murray Bridge:
Captain's Cottage Museum
Guiding visitors through the vast collection of artefacts from the region and beyond. Assisting in upkeep of grounds and gardens.
Providing transport, shopping, social support for older people and their carers and younger people with moderate to severe disability.
Assist with crime prevention activities and programs. Actively removing graffiti throughout the Council area.
A range of activities including planting, weed eradication, watering and care for some of our parks, reserves, wetlands etc.
Opportunities exist in an ongoing and diverse range of community projects and events.
Halls and Institutes
Assist with management, booking and overseeing of community facility. These facilities include: Monarto War Memorial Hall, Mypolonga Institute, Woods Point Community Hall
Lerwin Nursing Home
Volunteers support and enhance the services of the Lerwin Nursing Home through assistance with the lifestyle programs for the residents. A volunteer can enrich the life of residents in many ways; by encouraging and supporting residents during activities, through activities and one on one programs, providing support to residents to maximise independence and maintain friendships.
Assist in the Murray Bridge Public Library with day to day library activities including the Toy Library operations.
Murray Bridge Visitor Information Centre
Assist with welcoming visitors to our region and attend to their enquiries. Promote tourism and provide literature and information on places of interest, tours accommodation and attractions.
Murray Bridge Regional Gallery
Assist in hosting regular exhibitions and community events within our Gallery, also assist with retail and sales.
Murray Bridge Town Hall
Provide front of house support for special functions and events. Also assist with administrative duties and technical support (lighting, sound etc.).
The Round House
Guiding visitors through and assisting in the upkeep of Murray Bridge’s most attractive and unique historical building and gardens.
Being involved in youth events and sharing ideas opinions and issues relevant to young people in the Rural City of Murray Bridge.
Volunteering can be a fun way of meeting new people in a friendly and supportive environment, an opportunity to gain new skills, experiences, development opportunities and strengthening links within the Rural City of Murray Bridge region.
To register your interest please download our Volunteer Brochure .
08 8539 1132