Volunteering WA hold a number of events throughout the year to celebrate volunteers and volunteer managers, which include International Volunteer Managers Day, Volunteer of the Year Awards Gala Dinner and International Volunteer Day. Find out more about our events below.

Upcoming events

  • 28 Sep


    Speaker Information Session - State Conference 2023

    Speaker Information Session for the 2023 Volunteering WA State Conference for successful Conference Presenters.

  • 05 Oct


    Sustainable Fashion Youth Volunteer Day

    Please register for this event through Eventbrite:


  • 18 Oct


    2023 Volunteering WA Annual General Meeting (AGM)

    We extend a warm welcome to all our members and representatives from the volunteer sector, State and local Government, partners and corporate supporters, volunteers, and members of the community to join us for the meeting. We hope you can stay for networking and refreshments after the meeting. 

  • 27 Oct


    Optional Speaker Drop-In Session - State Conference 2023

    Optional Speaker Drop-In Session for the 2023 Volunteering WA State Conference for successful Conference Presenters.

  • 05 Nov


    International Volunteer Managers Day #IVMD2023

    International Volunteer Managers Day (IVMD) is celebrated around the world on 5 November each year.

  • 14 Nov


    Volunteering WA State Conference

    Join us on Tuesday 14 & Wednesday 15 November 2023 for two days of keynotes, discussions, and workshops analysing the latest volunteering research, trends, techniques, and case studies to help volunteer involving organisations make the greatest impact in the community.

  • 05 Dec


    International Volunteer Day #IVD2023

    International Volunteer Day (IVD), mandated by the UN General Assembly, is celebrated around the world on 5 December each year and recognises the outstanding contribution that volunteers make in their communities.

    With over 523,000 volunteers in Western Australia, International Volunteer Day is a day for mass celebration. Volunteer involving organisations celebrate the contributions of thousands of volunteers who support their programs and services to the community. 

  • 07 Dec


    International Volunteer Day Garden Party 2023

    Each year, on the Thursday closest too International Volunteer Day, Volunteering WA hosts the annual garden party in the stunning gardens of Government House. With more than 500 volunteers attending each year, this is a beautiful event that allows volunteers to connect with each other.

  • 20 May


    National Volunteer Week 2024

    National Volunteer Week is celebrated in May each year, with thousands of events and activities taking place across the country. In Western Australia, it is an opportunity to connect and celebrating the diverse volunteering stories across the state.