The Australian Transplant Games would not be possible without all of our wonderful volunteers. Volunteering at the Games is a great way to get involved and celebrate the Gift of Life.

Volunteers come from all walks of life – health care professionals, physiotherapists, massage therapists, communications specialists, photographers, videographers, retirees, students, donor families, living donors, people who like to give back to their community, and anyone else touched by the greatest gift – organ and tissue donation.

A comprehensive list of how you can get involved as a volunteer is available below.

VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

ADMINISTRATION

  • Help in the Office
  • Packing registration bags
  • Registration games participants
  • Posting results on our website

SIGNAGE

An important responsibility is implementation of our signage plan for the Games.  Ideally, a couple of people with vans or utilities who are available for the 8 day event.

  • Signage co-ordinator
  • Signage transporter
  • Signage helpers – a few muscles help with set up / installation of signs at venues.

TRANSPORT

  • Minibus drivers
  • Car drivers

HEALTHCARE

Transplant Australia is working with local hospitals to source volunteer assistance to run a number of the healthcare services at the Games. We’re seeking medical practitioners, qualified nurses, physiotherapists, and students studying: medical, nursing and physio. Services will be provided in the following areas:

  • First Aid at events
  • Physiotherapy at swimming, athletics, cycling, tennis, volleyball etc
  • Massage at¬†swimming, athletics, cycling, tennis, volleyball etc
  • Helping to run a primary healthcare clinic each morning and night.

These options can be chosen in the registration system.

Opening Ceremony, 5km Run, SPORTS

  • Registration
  • Marshalls
  • Water coordinators
  • Judges
  • Drivers/transport volunteers
  • Event set-up
  • Medals allocation
  • Announcers
  • Event pack up

JUNIOR ACTIVITIES

  • Co-ordinate activities
  • Roster volunteer staff
  • Supervise participants at external venues
  • Certificates for working with children essential

MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS

  • Videography
  • Photography
  • Drone Photography
  • Online content production