Times Agenda Item Speaker
9:00am - 9:15amWelcome and Group Activity Event MC
9:15am - 9:45amNational Volunteering Strategy Sarah Wilson
National Strategy Director - Volunteering Australia
9:45am - 11:15

Volunteering Circle of Life Helen Yorston
Manager Bendigo Volunteer
Resource Centre

11:15am 11:30am Morning Tea
11:30am-12:30pm Volunteering Circle of Life Cont...
12:30pm -1:15pm Be Collective Tegan Evans
Community Development Manager
- Be Collective
1:15pm - 2:00pm Lunch (catered)
  • Experience Volunteering
  • Practical knowledge and skills individuals gain through volunteering activities, projects.
  • Intergenerational social connectedness.
  • Collaboration and community engagement opportunities.

Mark Haynes
3:00pm - 4:00pm Inclusive Volunteering
Sharon Pastore Volunteer Coordinator -
Sunrayisa Mallee Ethnic Communities Council
4:00pm - 4:30pm Program wrap-up