Volunteer Opportunities

There are a range of volunteering opportunities with Council - at our two community nurseries, our visitor information centres and the Cardwell Bush Telegraph, or helping out at the varied events which visit our region!

Please contact Council to find out more, or follow the links below. 


Innisfail & Tully Visitor Information Centres

  • Meet new friends and travellers
  • Share your knowledge of the area
  • Learn new skills and gain valuable work experience
  • Local knowledge and computer skills desirable but not essential
  • Phone 4068 2288 for more information

Cardwell Bush Telegraph Heritage Centre

  • Meet new friends and travellers
  • Learn about our local history
  • Discuss displays and history with visitors
  • Help in restoration of historical items
  • Phone Thea on 4066 2412 for more information

Tully and Innisfail Community Nurseries

  • Learn how to propagate and grow plants
  • Share your knowledge and learn new skills
  • Meet people with similar interests
  • Have an enjoyable, social morning
  • Volunteers meet Thursdays 8am-11am in Innifail
  • Volunteers meet Fridays 9am-12pm in Tully
  • Phone Judy on 4043 9178 for more information

Please click here to view Council's Volunteers Policy.