Arts, culture, heritage

Museums, art galleries, libraries and performing arts and heritage groups need volunteers to continue to enrich our local cultural and artistic life.

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Whatever your interest in the arts, culture and our heritage, there is a volunteering role to match.

Local opportunities
Council-run libraries, local art galleries, local history and conservation projects need volunteers. You can find your local council using NSW Government's local council search.

In Sydney, volunteers are welcome at:

In rural and regional areas try searching for local museums or historic societies online or using the directories below:

Organisations also need help:

Case study - Australian Museum  
The Australian Museum has been relying on volunteers since it first opened the doors to the public in 1857.