Volunteer matching services

Many organisations advertise volunteer opportunities on their own websites or via search tools on volunteer matching websites.

In addition to the free volunteer matching service available to community organisations on this Portal, here’s a selection of other websites where organisations can advertise their volunteering opportunities.

This list is by no means exhaustive. Contact us to suggest other relevant websites.

Select an area or topic of interest:

  • General volunteer matching
  • Location-based services
  • Skilled volunteer matching

General volunteer matching

Volunteer matching sites are just like job search websites. People who are interested in volunteering can search for opportunities using criteria like locality, availability, area of interest or organisation:

GoVolunteer
Prospective volunteers can find opportunities based on keywords, postcode, organisation or position. Or use the advanced search option to tailor a search.

Skilled volunteer matching

These websites specialise in matching volunteers with volunteer organisations who are looking for someone with a particular skill or expertise:

Goodcompany
Skilled volunteers can register their skills and interests to be matched with a relevant organisation seeking similar services.

Pro Bono Australia – Volunteer Match
Prospective volunteers can browse Victorian based skilled or professional volunteering opportunities or search for a vacancy by category or location.

Location-based services

These local services advertise and match volunteer opportunities for a specific area or region. You can also contact your local council to inquire about other websites in your area where you can advertise your volunteering opportunities:

Cardinia Shire – Volunteering Opportunities
Prospective volunteers can search for volunteering opportunities based in the Cardinia Shire area. Where is the Cardinia Shire?

City of Casey – Volunteer Matcher
The City of Casey's online Volunteer Matcher program quickly matches volunteers with available positions in the local community. Where is the City of Casey?

Community Skillsbank
Prospective volunteers can browse volunteering opportunities based in the north-eastern region of Victoria.

Community Southwest - Volunteer
A coalition of not-for-profit organisations within South West Victoria which require volunteers to provide a wide range of services to people within townships in and between Camperdown, Hamilton, Portland and Warrnambool.

Hobsons Bay City Council – Volunteering
Prospective volunteers can find out about opportunities for individuals and organisations in the Hobsons Bay area. Where is Hobsons Bay City Council?

Mitchell Shire Council – Mitchell Community Skillsbank
Mitchell Community Skillsbank is a central hub for volunteers and volunteering groups working in Mitchell Shire. Where is Mitchell Shire Council?

Nillumbik Shire – Volunteer Opportunities
Prospective volunteers can explore how they can help the community by volunteering, donating and recycling. Where is Nillumbik Shire?

Volunteer in Yarra Ranges
Prospective volunteers can browse volunteering opportunities with Yarra Ranges Shire Council and in the Yarra Ranges region. Where is Yarra Ranges Shire?

Volunteer resource centres and services
Prospective volunteers can also find their nearest Volunteer Resource Centre to find out about relevant volunteering opportunities in the area.