City of Cockburn, PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC, Western Australia, 6965
Telephone: (08) 9411 3444

Volunteering and the Cockburn Volunteer Resource Centre


Inspirational Volunteer Awards 2016 - Result

The result of this year Inspirational Volunteer Awards is now available, find out more.


About the VRC & Holiday Season Opening Hours

The CVRC Centre works as a hub for local volunteers and volunteer agencies. 

Find out how we operate, and the way we  link between people and their community.

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Very Important Volunteer Card

Latest News, Competitions & Events

The latest news all in one place!   

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Search Current Volunteer Positions

Do a search of our database to see if there is something you can team your skills up for, and help out the community in a special way! By volunteering, you don't just help others, YOU benefit from it too!

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Volunteer Referral Opportunities

Volunteering is a great way to get involved in your community, volunteers make a difference to people's lives and the world in which we live. Find out why you should today.

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The Volunteer Voice Newsletter

FREE Newsletter by Cockburn Volunteer Resource Centre

Check out the latest edition by clicking on the link below!

Read: Oct 2016 VOICE


Very Important Volunteer Card (VIV Cards)

Cockburn volunteer organisations can reward their volunteers with a Very Important Volunteer Card.

Get yours today by filling out the forms or even your business involved!

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Student Volunteer Visionaries

Many high quality entries were received for this scheme competition. For results Read More

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Documents, Forms and Links for the VRC

A one stop shop of documents, forms, membership forms and other information.

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About the CRVC

The Cockburn Volunteer Resource Centre (CVRC) helps build the capacity of the local volunteering sector. The Centre works as a hub for local volunteers and volunteer agencies providing a link between people and their community.

Individual Volunteers can:

  • Easily find out about what positions are available and with which organisation
  • Register on the City's confidential volunteer database
  • Develop a profile of their own unique skills to custom match to suitable volunteer opportunities
  • Access resources, training and information on volunteering

Community Organisations can:

  • Work with the CVRC to find the best volunteer for the job
  • Register volunteer positions on the City's confidential database
  • Access information, resources, training and advice
  • Benefit from increased organisational visibility
  • Participate in the City's volunteer management network

Contact Us:

Address: at the Cockburn Seniors Centre, 9 Coleville Cres, Spearwood
Tel: 9411 3444 | Email:

Volunteer Resource Centre Hours

Holiday Season Opening Hours (applies from 26 Dec to 20 Jan at Cockburn Senior Centre) 
Monday 9 Jan 3-7pm (5-7pm by appointment only)

Tuesday 10 Jan 1-5pm

Monday 16 Jan 3-7pm (5-7pm by appointment only) 

Tuesday 17 Jan 9am-1pm

Friday 20 Jan 9am-5pm

The centre will be closed otherwise. Normal opening hours resume on Monday 23 Jan 2017.

Volunteer desk at the Success library will not be operating during the holiday season and 26 Jan Australia Day and will resume on Thursday 2 February.  

VRC Open Hours (At Cockburn Senior Centre unless noted otherwise) 
Monday 9-7pm
Tuesday 9-5pm
Wednesday 9-5pm
Thursday 10-12pm at Success library; 1-5pm at Cockburn Seniors Centre

Drop-in/Resources Space Hours (Volunteers/Organisations can drop in freely without an appointment)
Monday 3-5pm
Tuesday 3-5pm

* All other times require an appointment

Late Night Hours (By appointment only)
Monday 5-7pm

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Cockburn Community Development Centre

For all the information on what the CCDC is up to, details on Community groups in Cockburn, and much much more!

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