Vacancies & Resources

Shire of Mundaring is committed to assisting volunteers and their organisations towards achieving their aims by providing them with information and resources. Below are a number of links to search for Volunteer vacancies, assistance and resources.

Associations Inc. Guide

National Standards for Volunteer Involvement

Volunteering WA Policies and Procedures Handbook

Not for Profit Law's National Volunteer Guide

Swan Volunteer Resource Centre                

Volunteering WA

Volunteering WA - Volunteers in Sport

Volunteering Australia  

Go Volunteer

Department of Communities 

Engage Mundaring Volunteering Network


Volunteer Bulletin

Shire of Mundaring Volunteer Bulletin provides information to volunteer groups on a variety of relevant topics including but not limited to training and workshops, grants, volunteer vacancies and events. 

Volunteer Training and Workshops

Shire of Mundaring supports volunteers through provision of training and skills development workshops. Information about future workshops will can be found here when available.

Risk Management

Wednesday 28 July 2021 6-8pm
Shire of Mundaring Civic Reception Room
7000 Great Eastern Highway, Mundaring

Presented by Ian Crawford of Candor Training and Consultancy

Places are limited.

Free ticket available at

This session covers risk management topics including what is risk management, why manage risk, types and levels of risk, setting the context, identifying hazards, implementing controls and transfer of risk.

Oh My Goodness! I'm on the Board

Wednesday 25 August 2021 6-8pm

Shire of Mundaring Civic Reception Room

7000 Great Eastern Highway, Mundaring

This interactive workshop provides an overview of the legal obligations and core activities of boards and management committees. 

The aim of this workshop is to give participants a foundation in governance and best practice strategies for a functioning and effective board. It is designed as a short informative session for busy people that will provide practical mechanisms and strategies for reviewing your boards progress throughout its term.

Places are limited.

Free ticket available at

For more information call 9290 6678 or email

Current titles for loan include:

  • The Complete Community Fundraising Handbook – How to make the most money ever for your community organisation
  • Winning Grants Funding in Australia – The Step by Step Guide
  • How to Manage your Grant after Winning it!
  • Effective Letters: 50 of the Best – Model letters to help community organisations fundraise, connect, lobby, organise and influence
  • Making Meetings Work – Conquering the challenges and getting great results
  • Simple Secrets of Successful Community Groups Vol 1 – Over 400 tips
  • Simple Secrets of Successful Community Groups Vol 2 – Another 400 tips
  • How to Stand Out from the Crowd: The complete marketing and media handbook

To borrow these resources, please contact the Community Capacity Building Officer on 9290 6678 or to arrange collection.

The Shire recognises the unique contribution made by volunteers, sporting and other community organisations. As a volunteer, sporting or other non-profit community organisation within the Shire of Mundaring, you are invited to apply to for a Shire grant to support an event that recognises your group's importance to the local community. Funding is available for two types of events.

Recognition Events - Unavailable in 2020/2021
The Shire can contribute $300 to volunteer, sporting or other not-for-profit organisations, to assist in holding an event that recognises the contribution they and their members have made to the local community. Ten organisations will receive financial support each year. 

Milestone Events - Unavailable in 2020/2021
If your organisation has reached a major milestone in its history or development, you may be eligible for Milestone Event funding. The Shire allocates $2500 annually towards an event that recognises the efforts of an organisation's members. Funding is only available for one organisation per year.

For more information visit the Shire's Grants page.

​Community Capacity Building Officer
9290 6678

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