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Volunteer at Sea Acres Rainforest Centre

Sea Acres National Park

Overview

Volunteer as a Discovery guide or Wilderquest Education guide at Sea Acres Rainforest Centre in Sea Acres National Park. Introduce visitors to this subtropical coastal rainforest near Port Macquarie.

Work
Tour guiding/visitor services
When

7 days per week, 364 days a year, with a minimum of one 3.5-hour rostered shift per week, 9am–12.30pm and 12.30pm–4pm.

Where
Sea Acres Rainforest Centre, Sea Acres National Park
Grade
Medium
Price
Free
Meeting point
Sea Acres Rainforest Centre, 159 Pacific Drive, Port Macquarie
What to
bring
Sturdy shoes, suitable clothing
More information

Email or phone Natalie Talbot at NSW National Parks on (02) 6582 3355.

Ever considered volunteering to be a local tour guide? Rainforest Discovery guides at Sea Acres National Park personally introduce visitors to a rare subtropical coastal rainforest near Port Macquarie by guiding tours along Sea Acres Rainforest boardwalk. Explain rainforest ecology, identify birdcalls and answer the questions of your enthralled local, interstate and international visitors. Or become a Wilderquest Education volunteer. You'll present fun nature-based child-centred activities that meet NSW curriculum outcomes for 5 – 12 year olds.

New volunteers get plenty of training. You'll also buddy with an experienced guide before providing tours independently. Recruitment drives for guides are held every 2 years, but casual vacancies can crop up at any time. Wear neat casual trousers or shorts when you volunteer. Your shirt, name badge, first aid field kit, 2-way radio and insect repellant are all provided. Contact us if you want to be part of this rewarding volunteering activity.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

Park info

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Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Discovery guides, Sea Acres National Park. Photo: David Finnegan