Volunteering for Indigo Shire

Beechworth Historic Precinct

The Historic Precinct, Beechworth

Council is seeking motivated and reliable people with excellent communication and customer service skills to join the Historic Precinct's expanding team of Volunteers. The volunteers will assist in the key aspects of the Historic Precinct's daily operations, supporting staff within the Precinct's historic buildings. These include the Burke Museum, the historic Courthouse and the Telegraph Station.

These positions would be especially suitable for applicants who have or wish to gain experience in the Museum or Tourism Industry. It is desirable that the potential applicants have experience in customer service and a keen interest in local history or museum practice. Induction and training will be offered to the successful volunteers.

The Historic Precinct is one of Beechworth's major tourist attractions. Volunteers of the Beechworth Historic Precinct are highly valued by the community of Beechworth and help provide residents and visitors with a rich sense of cultural wealth and excellence.

For a Volunteer Information Kit please click here or contact The Burke Museum, Beechworth, 03 5728 8067 or email volunteer Coordinator Bernadette Thomas.

Yackandandah Visitor Information Centre

Do you enjoy helping people learn about our wonderful area, attractions and activities? Yackandandah Visitor Information Centre would love to invite you to the team. Full training is provided with updates, outings and plenty of local knowledge. The Visitor Information Centre is in the main street of Yackandandah in the historic Old Post Office and is open from 10am to 4pm daily.

To find out more and receive an application form, contact the Yackandandah Visitor Information Centre, 37 High St Yackandandah, phone 02 6027 1988 or email admin@uniqueyackandandah.com.au.

Yackandandah Post Office building

Last updated: 11 March 2015