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​PWS Caretaker Volunteer Program 2020/21

Do you enjoy meeting new people?

Are you looking for an adventure or a change of scenery?

DPIPWE are currently seeking expressions of interest, for the ever popular, 
PWS Volunteer Caretaker program at the following locations:

Caretaker - Waterfall Valley

Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park​

For further information on the program and how to apply:

  Waterfall Valley - Volunteer Caretaker - PWS   (194Kb)​​​​​

​Please note, applications close: 23 October 2020

​​​Please be advised that the Expression of Interest application period for the following Caretaker positions has now closed:

  • Bruny Island Quarantine Station;
  • Cape Bruny Lighthouse;
  • Cockle Creek;
  • Mt Field; and
  • Melaleuca

Thank you to all of those who have applied.  We will be reviewing applications and responding to applicants later this month.​

Please note, due to the popularity of our Caretaker programs, positions will be offered based on merit. Please refer to the information above for the selection criteria.



​​Equal Opportunity Volunteering

The DPIPWE Volunteer Team is committed to ensuring that our volunteer engagements are in accordance with equal opportunity and anti-discrimination legislation.

We value equal opportunity volunteering which means we support and uphold diversity and inclusion and will not discriminate based on any individual's personal characteristics such as age, disability, gender, marital status, political or religious beliefs.  V​olunteer information, including new opportunities for involvement, should be accessible to all.

DPIPWE is also working to improve online information and experiences so that it is more useful, usable and accessible to everyone. 

Refer to the Department's Accessibility pages for more information, including navigation tips, translation and interpretation assistance and opportunities to provide us with feedback.