Volunteering New Plymouth runs a number of events and workshops to support the not for profit sector.
These include Volunteer Awareness Week activities, our annual Volunteer Awards, volunteer managers' recognition events, volunteer 'speed dating' and the volunteers barbeque traditionally held in December.
Heritage Railway Operations
DescriptionWe have a variety of volunteer roles - Locomotive and rolling stock restoration, railway track maintenance, building repairs and maintenance, garden beds, train guards, locomotive drivers, ticket sales, publicity and marketing etc.
Skill requirementsVarious - Engineering, carpentry, painting, gardening, handyman
Personality requirementsDealing with public (passengers), a sense of humour with a sense of responsibility.