We also have other environmental volunteers opportunities. Contact our Community Volunteer Coordinator on 1300 434 434. if you're not sure what to do but you're just keen to volunteer, complete the online enquiry form. We'll make some suggestions.

Manly Environment Centre (MEC)

The MEC can offer varied opportunities if you’re looking for practical experience in the environmental field – and we’re always looking for volunteers. You may find a role in local field work, administration, marketing, projects, research or events. The commitment required depends on the position. 

Manly Dam Corporate Days

Get your staff out of the office and into the bush. Manly Dam welcomes corporate groups from 6 to 60 people willing to plant, mulch, paint and carry out small construction jobs. Find out more from Manly Dam Rangers. Phone: 9949 3235 or email:

Manly Dam Mountain Bike Volunteers

Every couple of months we send out a call for 6–12 volunteers to help maintain and restore one of Sydney’s best mountain bike tracks, and have a direct impact on how it’s managed. Find out more from Manly Dam Rangers. Phone: 9949 3235 or email:


Bushcare is all about working to conserve and rehabilitate bushland. There are over 400 volunteers who work at over 80 different sites throughout the Northern Beaches. Most Bushcare groups work at set times through the year, for two or three hours each month. Read more.

Stony Range Regional Botanic Garden

Volunteers of all ages get together at the Stony Range Regional Botanic Garden to maintain the gardens with plants grown from seeds and cuttings in our nursery. Come and meet us on Saturday afternoon 2–4pm, and we’ll let you know what’s going on.