Volunteer Opportunities

There are a range of volunteering opportunities with Council - at our 2 community nurseries, our visitor information centres and the Cardwell Bush Telegraph, and on our foreshores.

Please ring or visit us to find out more.


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

Community Coast Care Volunteers

  • Learn about local beach ecosystems
  • Volunteer outdoors on our beautiful coastline
  • Plant native species and help control weeds
  • Make a difference in your local neighbourhood
  • Make new friends
  • Enjoy being part of a dynamic group
  • Phone Judy on 4043 9178 for more information

Please click here to view Council's Volunteers Policy.