VOLUNTEERING

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Bicycling Western Australia is only able to achieve its mission of More People Cycling More Often thanks to the wonderful support of its Veloteers and helpers.

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Vol-un-teer
Noun
1. a person who freely offers to take part in an enterprise or undertake a task.

Vel-o
Fr. noun
1. Bi-cy-cle.

Vel-o-teer
BWA Noun
1. a person with a love of cycling, who lives with determination, who inspires their team members and who works in unity to support the objectives of Bicycling Western Australia.

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Would you love to get involved in the biking community? Make new friends? Gain industry experience and make a difference?

As a self-funded not-for-profit organization, Bicycling Western Australia is always on the look-out for new ‘Veloteers’ to join the team. Our Veloteers play a crucial role in ensuring our events are a success. This includes assistance on the event day, as well as administration support pre and post event.

With a variety of roles, you can get involved at a time and in a position that suits you.

Join the Veloteer team today by completing the online Volunteer Registration Form, or contact us for more information on BWA volunteering opportunities at events@bwa.org.au Alternatively you can call us on (08) 6336 9696.

The following BWA events require assitance:

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Volunteering is a great way to become involved, make new friends, get experience in the industry and make a difference to the cycling community.

Each of our team members embodies the values of:

  • Determination - We work hard to deliver the best possible event for our participants

  • Inspiration - We inspire our fellow team members and our event participants

  • Unity and Support - We work as one team to support each other and our event participants

Bicycling Western Australia 'Veloteers' come from all walks of life; they may be parents or retirees, full-time, part-time or shift workers, even students.  No matter what you do, it's the generous contribution of your time and talents that helps Bicycling Western Australia thrive.

We have many roles to suit all types of people, so you can be involved at a time and in a position that suits you.
Bicycling Western Australia is always on the lookout for dedicated Veloteers, as a self-funded, not-for-profit organisation we appreciate all the help offered to us and we would love to hear from you.

Events – Our events are only as successful as the level of support we can provide our riders. Veloteers play a crucial role in ensuring our events remain at such high standards. Roles include registration desk, route and corner marshals, first-aid, water and feed station helpers and event set-up and pack-down.

Even if you can’t help out on event day are plenty of jobs to do pre and post event day.

Administration - We always need help in the office, especially leading up to event days. The roles are varied and suited to all skills levels. It is a great opportunity to build up or refresh your administration skills and experience.

Want to join the Veloteer team?

Please complete our online Volunteer Registration Form or contact us for more information on the various volunteering opportunities available with Bicycling Western Australia.

All our event Veloteers receive:

  • Valuable experience working on a world class event

  • Transport to and from your volunteer position from the Event Village

  • An official event uniform

  • Meals

  • A position description - to ensure you are clear on your role, including expectations and deliverables required

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Event Manager
Lisa Murray

Telephone: (08) 6336 9696
Email: events@bwa.org.au

 

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