1. MS Walk + Fun Run Assistant – Canberra CBD ACT

    Volunteers Needed

    Running Helper

    Multiple Sclerosis ACT/NSW/VIC are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help with the 2014 MS Walk and Fun Run, held on Sunday 1st June 2014 in Canberra CBD. Read more…

  2. Administrative Supporter – Oaks Estate ACT

    Volunteers Needed

    Businesswoman with headset and computer.Have you got great written and verbal communication skills? Are you able to work both independently, as well as in a team environment? The ACT Corrective Services are looking for an ethusiatic all-rounder to assist them with the Offender Services and Corrective Programs.

    Volunteers will help the programs run smoothly and also allow you to gain amazing experience working in a busy office environment. Read more…

  3. Course Marshall – Perth WA

    Volunteers Needed

    Its not about coming first, its about how you feelWhy not volunteer your time assisting with a fun event and helping Heart Foundation to raise valuable funds at the same time?

    Volunteers are needed help at the 2014 HBF Run for a Reason from 6am to 12 noon. The event will be held on the 25th of May 2014, in Perth’s CBD.

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  4. Massage and Complimentary Care Therapist – Woodville SA

    Volunteers Needed

    Woman having head massageEnthusiatic Qualified Volunteer Massage Therapists are required to assist the Central Adelaide Palliative Care Service.

    Volunteers will be required to provide massage, aromatherapy, reflexology, relaxation techniques, meditation and/or energy work such as reiki and therapeutic touch to clients, carers, bereaved persons, staff and volunteers. Read more…

  5. Choosing the right home loan

    home loan affordabilityWhen it comes to selecting the right home loan, many people are faced with the same problem – fixed, variable or both?

    In an ideal world, there might be a ‘right’ answer, but these loan options exist for a reason. Depending on  your particular financial situation, lifestyle and aims for your home loan, any one of these alternatives could  be right for you.

    So, though we can’t give you the magic solution, we can provide you with an explanation of each type, and why you might select one. Read more…

  6. Naturescape Activity Assistant – Perth WA

    Volunteers Needed

    ForrestLooking for something to do on the weekends? Botanic Gardens & Parks Authority are looking for volunteers who are fit and healthy who enjoy working outdoors and work well with a variety of age groups and back grounds.

    Volunteers work alongside our Nature Activity Officers, setting and packing up, encouraging safe play through Naturescape and welcoming/greeting visitors to the Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park. Read more…

  7. Mother’s Day Classic Volunteer – SA

    Volunteers Needed

    Fun RunLife Be In It SA require enthusiatic volunteers to assist with various tasks associated with their Mother’s Day Classic Fun Run, which raises funds for Breast Cancer.

    Volunteers are required from now until Sunday 11th May 2014. Pre-event tasks such as cutting out and affixing timers to race bibs, stuffing envelopes, preparing race numbers and other associated tasks related to the Fun Run event. Volunteers are required to help between Monday – Friday 10am -3pm, with lunch provided. Read more…

  8. Step Up for MS – Perth WA

    Volunteers Needed

    Running HelperAre you ready to Step Up and volunteer? Come and help our fantastic stair climbers as they race to the top of Perth’s most iconic building, Central Park.

    Volunteers are required on Sunday May 4th from 6:00am to 11:00am and can nominate to assist at the registration desk or the cloaking tent, help marshal at the start line and in the stair well and cheer our fantastic stair climbers on along their way! Read more…

  9. Travel Trainers – Canberra

    Volunteers Needed

    People in a busAre you confident using buses in Canberra? Share your transport know-how and help an older person learn to get out and about independently using public transport!

    Council On The Ageing (COTA) ACT is looking for volunteer Travel Trainers who can provide one-on-one help to an older person who wants to get out more independently, but perhaps lacks confidence, knowledge or skills. You’d need to meet with the person, talk with them about their goals and limitations, help them plan where they want to go and how to get there, and maybe go with them on their first few trips.  Read more…

  10. 5 tips for clever property investing

    Investing in propertyInvesting in property doesn’t have to cause stress and worry, provided you have the right information and make the decision that works for you. To help you do just that, here are five things to consider before you buy an investment property.

    1. Using the equity in your home
    Equity can be a smart way to secure finance when buying an investment property. If you own at least one-third of your home, or your home has increased in market  value, you are in a good position to leverage the equity in it. You can do this by refinancing or redrawing your existing home loan to a greater value and using that to  fund a deposit for an investment property. Read more…