Lilydale & District Historical Society is a not-for-profit organisation operated by volunteers. As such, any money raised through sponsorship, research, merchandise sales and photo sales goes directly into the society’s bank account.
Without volunteers we would not have a society. Our volunteers do many things to ensure our society and premises operate smoothly. However, because we are all volunteers doesn’t mean we don’t have a professional approach to the work we do.
Every one has their own skills developed throughout their lives. When approached by people who want to join the society and become volunteers we firstly ask them about their interests and skills and see if they want to use the skills they already have or learn something new.
Then all volunteers undergo an orientation program so they understand what we do; why we do it and most importantly how we do it.
Through this our volunteers understand how important the job/s they do are important to everyone.
The work of the volunteers includes:
If you would like to become a volunteer please contact Sue Thompson at [email protected]