See also the WILDCARE Calendar
on the WILDCARE Inc website. If not already a member take the opportunity to join on line Tasmania’s largest incorporated environmental volunteer organisation here.
The following volunteer positions seek expressions of interest from time to time:
Maatsuyker Island Volunteer Caretaker and Weather Observer
The Maatsuyker Island Volunteer Caretaker Program is designed to provide a year round
presence in this remote location. Volunteers provide caretaking services for the Parks and
Wildlife Service including maintenance of grounds and buildings, plant and equipment,
monitoring of all power and water systems on the island, basic land management work, and at
the same time carry out weather observations for the Bureau of Meteorology, for which they
The Maatsuyker Island program is filled until September 2017. The next round of expressions of interest will be posted in February-March 2017.
Bruny Island Quarantine Station Volunteer Caretakers
Bruny Island Quarantine Station volunteer caretakers provide a physical presence at the station, open the station to visitors on weekends, provide visitor information about the heritage self-guided walk and about the natural history of the area, and carry out minor maintenance. Their work assists the Parks and Wildlife Service and the Wildcare Inc Friends of Bruny Island.