Heritage volunteering

The City encourages members of the community to volunteer their time to local history and heritage related works, even if it’s only a couple of hours per week. It’s a great way to find out more about your local area, meet new people, and be involved with your local community.

Heritage Services currently has the following positions available (see links below). You can find other volunteer positions with the City, or check out the Volunteering WA website for other alternatives, via the Related Links section below.

Museum Attendant

Learn about the fascinating history of the Gosnells area and the State Heritage listed Wilkinson Homestead Museum.

Museum education presenter

Engage the kids of today with activities of the past at the City's Museum.

Oral history project volunteers

These positions are responsible for conducting audio interviews and/or converting them into kits which are made available to the public in the City’s Oral History Collection.

Thornlie Living History Group

A dedicated group of volunteers involved in researching and collecting the history of the Thornlie suburb and its people.