Volunteer Abroad in Australia

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Reef to Rainforest Adventure

Discover Australia, one of the most environmentally and socially diverse places on earth. Beginning with a thrilling surf session in Sydney, you’ll be riding a wave of excitement until the very last minute. Whether you’re living aboard a yacht sailing the magnificent Whitsunday Islands, visiting the iconic Sydney Opera House, or cuddling a koala at the Billabong Wildlife Sanctuary, you won’t ha...

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Volunteer Abroad with an i-to-i TEFL/TESOL Course

If you're looking for the perfect volunteer abroad opportunity, then take an i-to-i TEFL qualification. With our range of classroom & online TEFL courses, you'll be able to start teaching and traveling quicker than you thought possible! The courses are packed full of practical information and teaching methodologies to help you become a great TEFL teacher. You’ll learn all the skills and kno...

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Volunteering Abroad through GivingWay

GivingWay is a free and open platform through which worldwide travelers connect with local nonprofit organizations seeking volunteers in a simple and direct manner. With hundreds of volunteering opportunities in over 80 countries worldwide, GivingWay makes it easy for everyone to find just the right cause to support. Whether you want to teach English in Thailand, help out in a white lion san...

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Volunteer in wildlife rescue and animal care in Australia!

Join an amazing animal care volunteer program in Australia with Freepackers! Volunteers can get involved in the everyday life of animal sanctuaries and rehabilitation centers and gain valuable experience in the conservation of Australia's native species. Projects include birds care, animal care and release for species like kangaroos, wallabies, dingos or snakes, and bat rehabilitation. Animal s...

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Australia: Wildlife Expedition

Explore Australia and Oceania's rich culture and diverse ecosystems over the course of a 20-day Wildlife Expedition. Start the adventure on the mainland in Sydney. Immerse into Aboriginal traditions and hands-on service work at the wildlife research station on North Stradbroke Island. Surf the Gold Coast, whale-watch at Hervey Bay, snorkel the Great Barrier Reef and contribute to its conservati...

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Pacific Discovery-Summer & Semester Programs Abroad

Volunteer abroad in Sydney, Australia with Pacific Discovery. Volunteers spend two to four weeks during the summer or one semester taking part in various activities such as Tree Planting, Grassroots Organization, and Wildlife Surveying. The programs are ideal for volunteers 18 to 24 years old, regardless of nationality, who are interested in experiencing a new culture.

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Veterinary Service: Australia (High School and College)

Veterinary Service: Australia is available as both a high school program (ages 14-18) and a college and young adult program (ages 18-25). This amazing program takes place outside of Sydney in Calga Springs, where you will live at a ZAA-accredited wildlife sanctuary for two weeks. Your program will be led by a team of veterinarians who will help oversee all your activities and teach you all a...

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Conservation Volunteers, Australia & New Zealand

Volunteer across a range of locations in Australia and New Zealand and get involved in a range of conservation activities. Working in teams of 10, volunteers will be given the opportunity to take part in tree planting, trail construction, wildlife surveys, weed control, heritage restoration, and conservation fencing. There are 16 locations in Australia including Perth, Darwin, and Canberra) and...

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Xperience Australia!

Xperience Australia with Corporate & Group Xperiences! Located at Twin Waters, on the Sunshine Coast we facilitate the most innovative & unique team building & group activities in Australia. If you love being outdoors and having fun, then this is the program for you. Tasks include during your program: 1. Assisting facilitation of events, tours and activities 2. Assist and learn the day to...

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Give a Little Help, Stay for free

Join HelpStay in Ireland as we organize volunteering opportunities. As a member of our big community, we have your back. We look out for you and keep you updated about projects, especially your responsibilities and the rules surrounding your stay. You won’t just get in touch with hosts on a secure platform, but also with with other volunteers and like-minded travelers. We make traveling and ...

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Help Protect Australia’s Fragile Ecosystems on Land and Sea

Australian researchers need your help conserving koala, manta rays, the Great Barrier Reef, dolphins, and more! Earthwatch Institute is an environmental nonprofit focused on connecting regular people with the world’s top scientists to conduct vital field research. Earthwatch volunteers donate 1-2 weeks of their time and critical funds to study wildlife, climate change, archaeology and ocean hea...