Projects

Project status


Project location


Requires face to face contact?


Sessions available

Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival 2020 Internship: Digital Publicity Support

Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival

Do you want to develop your existing social media skills while expanding the reach of a great community led festival? Work with the committee, design the social media campaign, monitoring & adjusting multi-channel content output according to feedback; across Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and production & distribution of email newsletter. Suitable for highly motivated Creative Writing or Digital Media and Communications students enrolled in Professional Placement COM00471.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Community & Cultural Development; Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education (SDG 4).

Bellingen , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Read with Me Volunteers

The Benevolent Society

Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of young children? Volunteers are matched with three children aged 3-5 years within the childcare centres across the Gold Coast Region to read one on one half an hour per week, to enhance and develop Pre-Prep Readiness. This opportunity suits volunteers and students enrolled in COM30001, HLT10595 and SOY10114.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Education; Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education (SDG 4).

Nerang , South East QLD Region

Volunteer Family Connect

The Benevolent Society

This project matches volunteers with families to provide them with the support they need. This project aims to empower families in need by enhancing social inclusion and helping to develop healthier family relationships. This opportunity suits volunteers and students enrolled in COM30001, HLT10595 and SOY10114,

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Social Welfare; Sustainable Development Goal: Reduced Inequalities (SDG 10).

Nerang , Other States and Territories

Yoga2Cure Organising Committee

Children's Cancer Institute

Get behind this incredibly worthwhile cause! As part of Yoga2Cure, students are to form a committee to host ongoing yoga classes to raise awareness about children's childhood cancer and simultaneously raise money for the cause. You will be responsible for organising, managing and coordinating the project. This project would suit online students based in Sydney, especially those enrolled in COM30001.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Civic Engagement; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Health & Well-being (SDG 3).

Sydney , New South Wales

Community Visitors Scheme

Feros Care

Make a difference by supporting our seniors! The Feros Care Community Visitors Scheme aims to enrich the quality of life of seniors living in aged care residential facilities or at home who are at risk of social isolation and would benefit from a friendly visitor. This project would suit students studying HLT10595 or COM30001.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Health & Ability; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Heath & Well-being (SDG 3).

Coolangatta , South East QLD Region

Our Healthy Clarence - Community Access Project

Our Healthy Clarence

Are you a passionate researcher who is inspired to make a difference in the community? Work collaboratively with the Our Healthy Clarence Steering Committee to undertake a community research project to further analyse community survey data in relation to access issues and target populations. This project would suit an Honours or Master (Research) student in health, psychology, social science, or social work.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Community & Cultural Development; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Health & Well-being (SDG 3).

South Grafton , Mid North Coast NSW Region

Prototype for the 'Carbon Dating' Web App

Carbon Dating Australia

Carbon Dating is a concept - linking travelers with grassroots community tree planting, and other projects to become part of the carbon solution. Tinder for travelers with a conscience, crowdfunding for those doing good on the ground. We are looking for students who could help take this concept to the web app prototype stage. This project is suited to students studying IT Project ISY10221.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Social Enterprise; Sustainable Development Goal: Climate Action (SDG 13).

Lismore , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Collaborate with Multi-disciplinary Artists on the White Bluff Project

The White Bluff Project

The White Bluff Project is an artist-led collaborative multidisciplinary art, science, and community project exploring 'place'. The project will culminate in an exhibition at the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery in 2021. Students will be exposed to and fostered by a group of professional creatives from the Visual Arts, TV and Film, Music and Sound, and Writing and Poetry. This project would suit students studying community engagement ART10094, ART10095, ART00630, COM10628, COM30001, marine science, media, art and design.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Education; Sustainable Development Goal: Sustainable Cities & Communities (SDG 11).

Coffs Harbour , Mid North Coast NSW Region

Environmental Consultancy Internship

Eco Logical Australia

Looking for a third year environmental science student to work on a variety of projects including ecology, environmental monitoring, impact assessment, vegetation management, planning, conservation assessment and geotech. This opportunity suits students enrolled in ENV00224.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Environment; Sustainable Development Goal: Life on Land (SDG 15).

Coffs Harbour , New South Wales

2020 Lismore Women's Festival Volunteers

YWCA Australia

Do you want to make a difference in your community? Join us as a Festival Volunteer (Mar 6-8) or as a Coordination Assistant prior the Festival to organise a range of details for the event. There is also the option to join as an Evaluation Assistant and help to measure the impact of this great community event. This project would suit students studying COM30001 or students looking for meaningful volunteering opportunities.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Community & Cultural Development; Sustainable Development Goal: Gender Equality (SDG 5).

Goonellabah , Northern Rivers NSW Region