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Developing Innovative Learners through a School Maker Space

St Mary's Catholic College Casino

Get involved in your local community and make a difference! We plan to build a making community among interested students with robotics, coding, electronics and other forms in our new Library Maker Space. This project would suit student volunteers with an interest in education, technology, engineering and art and students studying COM30001.

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

Casino , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Marketing Intern for Kokoda Challenge Melbourne

Kokoda Youth Foundation

Are you a marketing wiz ready to take on your next project and get results? Kokoda Challenge Melbourne are on the search for a marketing intern to assist them in building their brand awareness and grow their event participation. This opportunity suits students enrolled in the following units; COM00471, COM30001, SOY10114, HLT10595, MKT00075.

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

Melbourne , Victoria

Design a Crowdfunding Campaign for Sprung 2020

Sprung!! Integrated Dance Theatre Inc.

Get involved with Sprung!! Integrated Dance Theatre seeks a marketing intern or student to help design and coordinate a successful crowdfunding campaign. This opportunity suits volunteers and those studying the following units; MKT00075, COM30001, COM00471, SOY10114, HLT10595, MNG93003.


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

Ballina , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Screenworks Success on the Screen

Screenworks

Support the local screen industry! This project will develop case studies profiling the benefits of the professional development provided to screen practitioners in the Northern Rivers and investigate the broader benefits of this work to other industries in the Northern Rivers region. This opportunity suits students enrolled in COM30001, HLT10595 and COM10628

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

Ballina , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Jabiru Wetlands Ecology Project

Jabiru Geneebeinga Wetland Restoration Working Group

Is wetland ecology your thing? We are looking for students to undertake research to help volunteers rehabilitate and restore a wetland significant for migratory birds, whilst building up a complete reference of the history, flora and fauna including weeds and introduced species, whilst building and promoting cultural, educational, environmental and tourism outcomes of the wetlands. Research could be done by a desktop review, and independent site visits. This project would suit students studying tourism or environmental science for example the Integrated Project (SCI00211).

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Environment; Sustainable Development Goals: Life below Water (SDG 14) and Life on Land (SDG 15).

Casino , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Design a Poster for Live Ideas!

Southern Cross University

Are you a design guru looking to broaden your skills? Here's your chance to design an eye-catching, vibrant poster that will grab the attention of Southern Cross students calling them to action through Live Ideas to volunteer in their communities, wherever they may be based, to learn new skills and make a difference! This project is for students enrolled in COM10110 or student volunteers.

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

Various Locations , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Outreach Volunteers for Orange Sky Australia

Orange Sky Australia

Do you want to make a difference in your community? Orange Sky Australia is on a mission to help positively connect the 116,000 Australians who are experiencing homelessness. Volunteer for 2 hours each fortnight to provide a service to the community experiencing homelessness. We have a mobile laundry and shower van that provides a place for positive connection to those who are in need. This opportunity suits student volunteers or students enrolled in SOY10105 and COM30001.

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

Various Locations , Northern Rivers NSW Region

NRMA Connecting Koala Habitats

Conservation Volunteers Australia

Do you care about the future of our Koalas? Join this unique collaboration between local councils, Landcare, landholders and CVA! By planting koala food and support trees on multiple landholder properties throughout the Northern Rivers (Lismore, Murwillumbah, Nimbin, Byron Bay regions), you can help to establishing vital links between existing Koala habitats in the region. This opportunity would suit students who are passionate about the environment and looking for volunteering opportunities and students enrolled in COM30001, SCI00211 and SCI83012.

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

Various Locations , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Springbrook Residents Survey - support our small and vibrant community

Springbrook Mountain Community Association

Make an impact in the Springbrook community! Springbrook is a vibrant small community in the Hinterland of the Gold Coast, full of passionate people. We are a semi isolated community without the ability to draw from a wide range of skills and resources like other suburbs can. We are hoping to survey the opinions, attitudes and feelings of the residents and landholders of Springbrook regarding infrastructure decisions and potentially divisive and contested future proposals. This would be suitable for students interested in volunteering opportunities or looking to undertake a research project in Session 3.

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

Mugeerabah , South East QLD Region

Windbreaks as Koala Habitat

Lismore City Council

Support our Koalas! This project aims to document of the habitat value and use of windbreaks by koalas by undertaking field work on a range of macadamia farms in locations across the Lismore local government area. This opportunity suits students enrolled in SCI00211 and SCI83012.

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

Goonellabah , Northern Rivers NSW Region