June 29, 2017

John’s change of scene after 40 years

Looking for a change of scene inspired John Flaherty to donate his time as a volunteer driver with Volunteering Gold Coast Transport Services. “I worked in […]
June 13, 2017

Ingeborg recognised with peer award

Ingeborg Heimes proves it’s never too late to keep active and involved in the community during retirement. At 81 years young, Ingeborg volunteers as a carer […]
June 1, 2017

Every day has its rewards for Yvonne

For Yvonne Lindsay, volunteering as an admin assistant and carer with Volunteering Gold Coast Transport Services is a win-win solution. “I have previously worked in admin […]
September 22, 2016

Volunteer driver job just the ticket for Steve

After a wide-ranging career as a milk delivery driver, carpenter joiner, and field crew supervisor, Steve Hakkennes is helping frail, elderly and disadvantaged Gold Coast locals […]
June 20, 2016

Staying active in retirement no challenge for Robert

Staying active and involved after retirement can be a challenge. For Robert Groom, working as a driver with Volunteering Gold Coast Transport Services is a win-win […]
June 7, 2016

Seven years as a volunteer

After a varied career as a plant operator and truck driver, Bill Beedle is helping frail, elderly and disadvantaged Gold Coast locals get around town. Mr […]
June 3, 2016

Chance encounter turns into new career

A chance encounter at the front of his home turned into a new career in volunteering for David Edrich. “I noticed the Volunteering Gold Coast van […]