Training and Events For Organisations


The Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre provides training specific to volunteer managers, coordinators, and leaders including workshops on volunteer recruitment and retention.

More general training for not-for-profit organisations such as workshops on community events and governance is also provided.

We provide regular training sessions in Bendigo and tailored sessions for organisations in their communities.

For further information on training for organisations please contact or call our friendly team on (03) 5441 1404.


International Volunteer Managers Day

Managers, Coordinators and Leaders of Volunteers are invited to join Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre as we acknowledge the profession of volunteer leadership.

Celebrate 20 years of International Volunteer Managers Day

This year’s theme highlights the need to “change the tune” and think differently about how volunteer leadership is positioned- in the hope that we can change the dialogue!

Guest Speakers:
Sara Sterling, Volunteering Victoria
Sharon Walsh, Director Volunteer Services, Bendigo Health

Wednesday 6 November 9.30am – 12noon

Meeting Room, Golden City Support Services, First Floor, 48 Mundy Street, Bendigo

Networking & Refreshments


Digital Volunteer Management Platform Training Sessions

One on one sessions will give you an overview of the Be Collective system (BVRC’s new volunteer management and promotion platform) as well as showing you how to build your group profile on Be Collective and start looking for volunteering roles in the Bendigo community.

To book in or to learn more please contact Meredith by email: