Would you like to meet new people, show off our heritage and be part of Bendigo's nostalgic goldrush story?
Become a volunteer at Central Deborah Gold Mine!
Help us keep our golden heritage alive by sharing stories about the gold that built this beautiful city and the miners who worked hard for every ounce.
Click here to download our Volunteer Opportunities Brochure.
Our volunteers are an integral part of the Central Deborah experience, we have volunteering positions available which are both fun and rewarding:
- SURFACE TOUR GUIDE: Encourage visitors to explore the surface of the mine. Answer questions, demonstrate equipment, and assist underground mine tour guides with ‘kitting up’ groups.
- UNDERGROUND MAINTENANCE: Assist with underground mining maintenance, including routine safety checks and upgrades.
- MINE SURFACE MUSEUM MAINTENANCE: Get your hands dirty assisting with general maintenance of the mine’s surface museum displays, machinery and buildings.
- ARCHIVIST: We have hundreds of historical items and documents that need to be preserved and added to our online database.
- GROUNDSKEEPER: Help us with yard work and light maintenance.
In the words of our current volunteers:
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