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Council encourages community members from all ages, backgrounds and skill levels to volunteer.  It’s a wonderful way to make a contribution to our community, and volunteering also benefits those who volunteer.

Did You Know

  • Volunteers are happier, healthier and sleep better than those who don’t volunteer – doctors should recommend it!
  • Volunteering results in a ‘helper’s high’, a powerful physical and emotional feeling experienced when directly helping others.
  • 96 per cent of volunteers say that it makes people happier.
  • Just a few hours of volunteer work makes a difference in happiness and mood.

Whitehorse volunteers make invaluable contributions to a large number of Council programs and facilities. 

To find out more information and express interest in volunteering at one of our Creative Whitehorse venues listed below, contact


Box Hill Community Art Centre

Strathdon House and Orchard Precinct