Volunteer Program

Interested in Volunteering with Bowen Street Community Centre?

By volunteering with Bowen Street, you make a difference to the families and members that use the centre and develop friendships and links to the local community.

What's in it for you?

  • Open doors
  • Gain useful skills and experience
  • Great for your resume
  • Create friendships


We currently have positions available in our office including the following in our Committee of Management:

  • Vice Treasurer
  • Staff Liaison Officer
  • Playgroup Liaison Officer
  • General Committee Members


We also need volunteers for the following:

  • One-off events
  • Tutoring in topics such as cooking and computer skills
  • Short and long-term projects
  • Reception
  • Childcare
  • Handyman
  • Sewing

If you are interested in joining our team, please contact Mary Liston on 03 9889 0791 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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