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Become a campground host

Campground Hosts help NSW National Parks rangers by meeting and greeting campers, helping them enjoy their park experience in our campgrounds.

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This program is a great opportunity to experience camping in our national parks while providing a valuable service to the public. If you have a passion for the outdoors and volunteering, becoming a campground host might be for you.

Applications open: Now

Commitment from Hosts: 1 week minimum

Available volunteering dates
: Thursday 13 April 2017 – Wednesday 26 April 2017 and Friday 15 December 2017 – Monday 29 January 2018.

Volunteering locations: Hosts will be allocated on an as-needs basis. Volunteers can indicate their top 3 preferences.

Interview locations: Interviews will take place over the phone or in person in our Sydney, Hurstville or Queanbeyan offices.

Training dates and locations:
New Hosts compulsory training: Saturday 25 March 2017 at Wombeyan Caves, Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve, includes free camping accommodation on Friday 24 March – Sunday 26 March 2017.

To apply, or if you belong to a special interest group, such as a 4WD or bushwalking club, and are interested in sponsoring a campground over the holiday period with your group, please email the NSW campground host coordinator, or phone (02) 9585 6945.

Rainforest Cafe, Sea Acres National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary/Seen Australia