Conservation Volunteers Australia
Working with local Aboriginal communities in the management of Sea Country to reduce the threats and risks to Aboriginal cultural heritage. Tasks will include mainly weed control and rubbish collection. Would suit students looking for volunteering opportunities as well as students studying COM30001 and SCI00211.
Intensive agriculture along the Richmond River has resulted in issues facing the river's water quality, soil nutrient deficiency & erosion. To combat that we will provide riparian rehab via bush regen, weed control & re-establishing native vegetation. Would suit students studying ENV00224 and SCI00111.
Support a young person to create community change! Youth Frontiers is a mentoring program for 12-16 year old children, focusing on positive relationship development, leadership and community engagement. We are seeking volunteer mentors to support young people across the Northern Rivers. This project would suit volunteers or students enrolled in Community Engagement Project COM30001 and Introduction to Social Welfare SOY10105.
Byron Bay International Film Festival
BBFF provides an international platform for our region & the Screen/Innovative Practitioners who call it home. We are seeking student & SCU support to strengthen our Audience Development understanding & capacity - as a Public, Industry & Tourist event. Would suit students studying MKT00075, COM30001 and COM10628
Byron Bay High School
Do you have a background in marketing, business or communication strategies? Are you keen to make a difference in public education? Work with school staff in enhancing practices and developing new responses to communication and consultation concerns. Enhance the consultation and communication processes of Byron Bay High School with its parent and wider community. This project would suit student volunteering, or students enrolled in COM30001, SOY10105.
Raise Foundation is a registered Australian charity which provides mentoring programs for young people in high schools and in the community. Our mentoring programs provide a community of support around young people. Our programs run in school term 2 and 3 so the next opportunity for students to mentor will be from April 2020. This project would suit student volunteering, or students enrolled in COM30001, SOY10105.
Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Australia
The National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC) is a passionate group of young Australians who are dedicated to making positive change happen for animals, people and the environment. Would suit students looking for volunteering opportunities
Lord's Taverners Northern NSW Inc
We wish to expand on our present small program of providing appropriate sporting activities for disadvantaged and disabled children in schools and local special units by providing these activities to more facilities throughout northern NSW. This opportunity suits students enrolled in HLT10595 and COM30001.
Volunteering Services Australia
As VSA expands to accommodate the needs and preferences of all people, regardless of their abilities or disabilities, we seek project-led support to review, advise and restructure our volunteering services portfolio using a co-design approach. This opportunity suits students enrolled in COM30001, MNG93003, HLT10595 and COM00471
Lismore Regional Gallery
Thursday Night Live is a monthly discussion series held at Lismore Regional Gallery in partnership with Southern Cross University. This project is seeking someone to manage the implementation of podcasting these sessions. This opportunity suits students enrolled in COM30001, HLT10595, COM10628 and SOY10114