SGA is committed to inspiring, empowering and connecting individuals, communities and organisations to contribute to sustainability through gardening.  Volunteers are vital to our work!  We would not exist without them.

Volunteer Roles Needed

Coordinator – New Friends Program
To build and manage a fee-paying associate membership program

Graphic Design Assistance
To create web material and provide Photoshop expertise – can be done remotely

General Office Support
Answering phone, checking email, data entry, or maintenance and development of database

IT Support
Hardware maintenance, Office 365 maintenance and development

Writers with some horticultural expertise
Prepare articles for publication on SGA website

Contact us at or phone 03 8850 3050 if you are interested in any of these positions.

We welcome all skills and backgrounds; you don’t need to be a gardening guru, your creativity and commitment are all we need.

If you are interested, please complete the form below.

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Example areas: people coordination; sustainable gardening training; knowledge sharing and inspiration; neighbourhood groups and community building; building the SGA community (including telephone contact); research & development (back yard or big issues); Green product guide; writing sustainable gardening articles; office administration; promoting the SGA cause; building SGA database of gardening professionals; building a community gardening database; public events/festivals including events management; campaigning and lobbying; fundraising.
Examples skills/experience: gardening (including landscaping); community building; environmental organisations; training skills; office administration; social media and web; events management skills; accounting or accounting software; fundraising & not-for-profit; people skills (e.g. retail or call centre); IT skills; entrepreneurial & management; legal.


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