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Volunteering opportunities with the City of Marion cover a number of areas where volunteers work. We appreciate the great work that volunteers do for our community.
Tonsley Innovation Precinct December 5th 10am – 2pm
*Free event, no booking required.
Local residents, community groups and organisations are invited to come together at a special expo at Tonsley Innovation District that will promote the benefits of volunteering.
The expo will:
- Provide networking and recruitment opportunities for organisations and potential volunteers
- Promote the benefits of volunteering
- Celebrate the organisations and individuals who give their time to our communities
Volunteers will also lead tours of the Tonsley Innovation District during the Expo.
You can book a tour of the Tonsley precinct here: : https://www.eventbrite.com.au/...
Bring your lunch or grab lunch from one of the vendors on site.
A variety of organisations will be available to talk with on the day, including:
- Volunteering SA & NT
- Southern Volunteering
- Riding For Disabled
- Trees for Life
- Meals on Wheels
- Families SA
- Marion Life
- Real Hope (+Shower Bus)
- Sammy D Foundation
- Holdfast Marion Inner Wheel (Rotary)
- Friends of Warriparinga
- Flinders Medical Centre
- Global Centre for Modern Ageing
- St John Ambulance
FLEX Autonomous Bus Trials are now running at Tonsley. Whilst you’re visiting the Volunteer Expo you can book yourself in for a free ride.
FLEX will run every 15 minutes from 10am until 2pm weekdays at the Tonsley innovation precinct, departing outside gate 1. You can also hop on at the Clovelly Park train station. Once you have registered a seat, you will receive an email and sms confirmation.
You can book a ride on the autonomous bus here: https://flexbus.flinders.edu.a...
A full list of volunteering opportunities within the City of Marion Council and Marion community can be found by downloading the Volunteering Opportunities Booklet.
Please note there may not always be vacancies at the time you make contact.
If you are interested in a particular department of council that is not listed below, please feel free to contact us to discuss this further.
Peak bodies such as Volunteering SA and NT, Southern Volunteering and Northern Volunteering provide free and low cost training for volunteers.
For more information view the links below:
For further information, contact:
City of Marion Vanita Schwarz
Volunteer Development Officer
Phone: 8375 6636
In person: 245 Sturt Road, Sturt SA 5047
Post: PO Box 21, Oaklands Park SA 5046