Testimonials

Shared Transport

  • Kathleen R
    All drivers have been punctual, attentive and friendly, with good driving ability.
    Kathleen R
  • Clara R
    The drivers are excellent; very caring and on time. Without all you people I would be unhappy. I have been meeting friends for years.
    Clara R
  • Vicky L
    I don't have a car and I'm unable to use public transport. Your service allows me to go to appointments at a cost I can afford! Thank you so much.
    Vicky L
  • Agnes R
    I would not be able to go anywhere on time and feel as safe. To know I will be picked up when you say you will be there is a wonderful feeling.
    Agnes R
  • Mark H
    The service takes the pressure off family and friends with transportation. All the drivers are very good and caring.
    Mark H
  • Joan S
    I enjoy my transport each week. Very friendly and safe drivers. All care taken and not fast.
    Joan S
  • Valma C
    Without your service I would not be able to do what I do. A wonderful service that you provide to the community.
    Valma C
  • Betty P
    The service is a godsend to the elderly and incapacitated people in the community. The pick up and driving are done in a friendly manner, the conversation is good in the car while travelling altogether make for an enjoyable outing. The drivers are considerate as to the time it takes for elderly to get in and out of transport.
    Betty P
  • Marion H
    I have been using Volunteering Gold Coast for ten years now and would be lost without this service. I go to the doctor, podiatrist, and meet my friends every fortnight for lunch at various venues on the Gold Coast. I feel safe with your drivers.
    Marion H
  • Colin B
    I travel to doctors and hospital appointments. Could not go without this service. All drivers and carers are excellent and courteous.
    Colin B
  • Lilian K
    I went to John Flynn hospital. I think it’s a great service and good to know someone is available when there is a need. Thank you very much.
    Lilian K
  • Sylvia H
    Your service is just great. A great help. Your drivers are very polite and always helpful. Thank you all very much.
    Sylvia H
  • Mick K
    I went to The Kitchens Robina. The drivers are intelligent and obliging. 10 out of 10.
    Mick K
  • Carole H
    I do not know how I would manage without this service. Good service and nice people. Thank you!
    Carole H
  • Lynda S
    Your services help me so much. I am take to my appointments and taken home after them, not always shared. I would be lost without them. My daughter lives in Melbourne. My son is here and his family. He can’t take me on my appointments because he works.
    Lynda S
  • Benjamin W
    We've been to House With No Steps and FSG hub. We’re impressed. VGC seem to understand the folk they’re dealing with. We appreciate you very much. Thank you all.
    Benjamin W
  • Dorothy  B
    I have only used one service Runaway Bay to John Flynn Hospital and return which I really appreciated. The drivers are very polite, careful, helpful and understanding. Arrival and pick up times excellent.
    Dorothy B
  • Edna M
    I wouldn’t be able to go to Mermaid Beach Bowls Club if it wasn’t for those drivers that volunteer and give their time so I can get out in comfort. I find them very efficient and capable and polite and very helpful indeed.
    Edna M
  • Shirley D
    This service is my chance to mix with a group of people to play bridge once a week. Important to keep me social.
    Shirley D
  • John
    Thank you for taking my wife and I to and from the Robina Hospital. The driver was most courteous and helpful.
    John
  • Joyce
    Transport makes a big difference to my life and I am extremely grateful to all who are involved.
    Joyce
  • Irene
    The first use of your service I was impressed with the care I received. Ushered to the door, umbrella and all. I felt like the Queen. – Irene
    Irene
  • Maggie
    I would like to thank you all for the wonderful service you provide. Your call centre staff are very friendly and helpful, and also your drivers. I would find it very difficult if your service was not available. Keep up the great work. – Maggie
    Maggie
  • Patricia
    I have recently moved to Mudgeeraba and had the opportunity on two occasions to use your service.  I found the drivers very kind, courteous, on time and very pleasant company. I am looking forward to my next trip with Volunteering Gold Coast.
    Patricia
  • Ruth
    Without your support and wonderful service, I don’t know how I would get to my medical appointments. Everyone from the office to the drivers is so friendly and supportive. Keep doing what you’re doing!
    Ruth
  • Alan
    My wife is in aged care at Hope Island and I can no longer drive the distance. I’d like to convey my thanks to the Volunteering Gold Coast team. Your assistance is much appreciated.
    Alan
  • Lyn
    I just wanted to say what a difference your transport services are making to my daily life. I lost my husband 7 months ago and I am very new to Qld. This is going to give me the opportunity to do things without dragging my son away from his work. Thank you!
    Lyn

Social Outings

  • Shirley S
    The drivers and carers are very capable, courteous, happy people.
    Shirley S
  • Ilona W
    The drivers and carers are without a doubt the very best.
    Ilona W
  • Koraley G
    I like the variety of places we go to. Seeing as I no longer drive I get to see a lot of different areas and have a chance to meet some interesting passengers.
    Koraley G
  • Alice & Bruce
    It’s a great service. Especially the pick up / deliver service. They are fun outings. Thank you very much to all concerned.
    Alice & Bruce
  • Patricia M
    I enjoyed the native animals and displays at Fleay's. I also find the volunteers extremely courteous, kind and caring. They are always pleasant, punctual and helpful.
    Patricia M
  • Helen C
    I've been to the Wax Museum in Surfers and the Kingston Butter Factory. The drivers are first class.
    Helen C
  • Sheila R
    I enjoyed the trip to Tweed. We went by the sea and saw the dolphins. You are reliable and always ready to help and the bus trips are very good
    Sheila R
  • Margaret C
    I enjoyed the Blues Brothers and Christmas Lights. Your drivers and carer are excellent.
    Margaret C
  • Shirley W
    Driver Steve is the kindest and most helpful man imaginable. Goes beyond the norm.
    Shirley W
  • Shirley D
    Piggabeen Country was so enjoyable on a perfect day and I met so many nice people.
    Shirley D
  • Necia P
    We went to lunch at the TAFE and a concert at the Nerang Community Centre. Much care and thought has gone into all trips and I am glad to have a choice of which ones I go on. Many thanks for your efforts and time.
    Necia P
  • Joan O
    For many years now your outings for me have been much enjoyed.  First class drivers and carers, always helpful and courteous, polite and patient. Well they get a big tick from me!
    Joan O
  • Joan G
    I think your services are wonderful especially the outings and shopping at Harbour Town. Loved carers and drivers who change my day.
    Joan G
  • Gloria
    I have found carers very helpful and drivers very cautious. It’s a pleasure to be driven and cared for by all staff members.
    Gloria
  • Dorothy
    Destinations are all varied and well thought out, and it is wonderful to be picked up at home. Carers go a step further to ensure you are comfortable.
    Dorothy
  • Margaret
    Thank you for your help with transport for my husband while I was a patient in Allamanda Hospital. It was greatly appreciated.
    Margaret
  • Antoinette
    I would like to say that your service is exceptional. Your whole team I s just the best and they cannot do enough for me. You have no idea how it makes me feel knowing that I have no worries about getting to the hospitals for appointments and then getting home again. As I am a widow and live on my own it is such a relief.
    Antoinette

Shopping Club

  • Annie T
    Terry and Wendy are so very helpful. Couldn’t wish for any better and nice. Best thing I have ever done, getting the bus.
    Annie T
  • Yvonne G
    I’ve been with Terry and Wendy for years and I look forward to my Thursday. He helps me when I nearly fall over and helps me put my shopping bags on. They are nice and polite.
    Yvonne G
  • Dirlenn V
    They provide stress free shopping trips, travel to interesting paces on trips, visits to doctors etc, social outings. In other words they tick all the boxes! Keep up the good work! Long may they continue!
    Dirlenn V
  • Donna N
    It is the best service out. I like going out with volunteers on Thursday.
    Donna N
  • Coral C
    We are always picked up by volunteers with a friendly ‘good morning’. Helped into the bus with care and makes my life so much easier to shop.
    Coral C
  • Shirley G
    I could not go out on shopping trips without Volunteering Gold Coast. Thank you all very much. Great services. Thank you all.
    Shirley G
  • Joyce S
    Your drivers are most helpful and caring. I am very happy with the service and hope it continues.
    Joyce S
  • Sally M
    Very good service to The Pines, especially for disabled. I don’t walk very well. The drivers are very helpful and cheerful.
    Sally M
  • Margaret C
    We have Steve on our shopping bus to Q Super Centre and he is the most caring, considerate and patient person I have ever met.
    Margaret C
  • I can thoroughly recommend your service. The two drivers were fabulous. It was wonderful that although there was a hiccup the drivers gave excellent service and were friendly to all our members. We would certainly recommend your service to others whether it be for local use or a longer trip like we had. Our members appreciated your company’s hospitality.
    War Widows Guild of Australia (Qld) Inc.
  • Alison
    I’m 90, recovering from my second heart attack and I have mobility problems. Your drivers are all pleasant and courteous and I particularly appreciate that they came into the surgery with me. I think it is a wonderful service.
    Alison

Cancer Patient Transport Service

  • Lesley N
    I love this service. Drivers are always on time and are always very helpful, polite and respectful.
    Lesley N
  • Robert C
    The service is a great one. All concerned do an excellent job and it is deeply appreciated. I thank you all.
    Robert C
  • Ron T
    Wonderful people, wonderful service. Could not have gotten through the cancer treatment without the daily transport services. Thank you so much.
    Ron T
  • Kaye C
    This service is excellent. I am very grateful to all the drivers I have had.
    Kaye C
  • Judith M
    Just a great service and supportive. Especially going through my treatment I don’t have to worry about getting to hospital and home.
    Judith M
  • Dennis C
    The service on the cancer bus is beyond reproach. It is excellent. The drivers are always so caring and Beverly is one in a million, the way she gets everybody where they need to be. Thank you all so much.
    Dennis C
  • Edith
    Thank you for all your kind help. It was a great relief to me knowing I was safe with your wonderful carer. She was so very kind and made sure I as alright. It’s good to know that I can now always ask for your help.
    Edith
  • Margot
    I just wanted to thank both drivers I had last Monday when I attended a lunch at Club Helensvale. This was my first time with Volunteering Gold Coast. I have in the past had one experience with another transport service which was not good so my experience with VGC was wonderful. The drivers are pleasant and we chatted like old friends.
    Margot

Lesley N


I love this service. Drivers are always on time and are always very helpful, polite and respectful.

Shirley S


The drivers and carers are very capable, courteous, happy people.

Kathleen R


All drivers have been punctual, attentive and friendly, with good driving ability.

Clara R


The drivers are excellent; very caring and on time. Without all you people I would be unhappy. I have been meeting friends for years.

Vicky L


I don't have a car and I'm unable to use public transport. Your service allows me to go to appointments at a cost I can afford! Thank you so much.

Agnes R


I would not be able to go anywhere on time and feel as safe. To know I will be picked up when you say you will be there is a wonderful feeling.

Annie T


Terry and Wendy are so very helpful. Couldn’t wish for any better and nice. Best thing I have ever done, getting the bus.

Yvonne G


I’ve been with Terry and Wendy for years and I look forward to my Thursday. He helps me when I nearly fall over and helps me put my shopping bags on. They are nice and polite.

Dirlenn V


They provide stress free shopping trips, travel to interesting paces on trips, visits to doctors etc, social outings. In other words they tick all the boxes! Keep up the good work! Long may they continue!

Donna N


It is the best service out. I like going out with volunteers on Thursday.

Coral C


We are always picked up by volunteers with a friendly ‘good morning’. Helped into the bus with care and makes my life so much easier to shop.

Shirley G


I could not go out on shopping trips without Volunteering Gold Coast. Thank you all very much. Great services. Thank you all.

Joyce S


Your drivers are most helpful and caring. I am very happy with the service and hope it continues.

Sally M


Very good service to The Pines, especially for disabled. I don’t walk very well. The drivers are very helpful and cheerful.

Margaret C


We have Steve on our shopping bus to Q Super Centre and he is the most caring, considerate and patient person I have ever met.

Robert C


The service is a great one. All concerned do an excellent job and it is deeply appreciated. I thank you all.

Ron T


Wonderful people, wonderful service. Could not have gotten through the cancer treatment without the daily transport services. Thank you so much.

Kaye C


This service is excellent. I am very grateful to all the drivers I have had.

Judith M


Just a great service and supportive. Especially going through my treatment I don’t have to worry about getting to hospital and home.

Dennis C


The service on the cancer bus is beyond reproach. It is excellent. The drivers are always so caring and Beverly is one in a million, the way she gets everybody where they need to be. Thank you all so much.

Mark H


The service takes the pressure off family and friends with transportation. All the drivers are very good and caring.

Joan S


I enjoy my transport each week. Very friendly and safe drivers. All care taken and not fast.

Valma C


Without your service I would not be able to do what I do. A wonderful service that you provide to the community.

Betty P


The service is a godsend to the elderly and incapacitated people in the community. The pick up and driving are done in a friendly manner, the conversation is good in the car while travelling altogether make for an enjoyable outing. The drivers are considerate as to the time it takes for elderly to get in and out of transport.

Marion H


I have been using Volunteering Gold Coast for ten years now and would be lost without this service. I go to the doctor, podiatrist, and meet my friends every fortnight for lunch at various venues on the Gold Coast. I feel safe with your drivers.

Colin B


I travel to doctors and hospital appointments. Could not go without this service. All drivers and carers are excellent and courteous.

Lilian K


I went to John Flynn hospital. I think it’s a great service and good to know someone is available when there is a need. Thank you very much.

Sylvia H


Your service is just great. A great help. Your drivers are very polite and always helpful. Thank you all very much.

Mick K


I went to The Kitchens Robina. The drivers are intelligent and obliging. 10 out of 10.

Carole H


I do not know how I would manage without this service. Good service and nice people. Thank you!

Lynda S


Your services help me so much. I am take to my appointments and taken home after them, not always shared. I would be lost without them. My daughter lives in Melbourne. My son is here and his family. He can’t take me on my appointments because he works.

Benjamin W


We've been to House With No Steps and FSG hub. We’re impressed. VGC seem to understand the folk they’re dealing with. We appreciate you very much. Thank you all.

Dorothy B


I have only used one service Runaway Bay to John Flynn Hospital and return which I really appreciated. The drivers are very polite, careful, helpful and understanding. Arrival and pick up times excellent.

Edna M


I wouldn’t be able to go to Mermaid Beach Bowls Club if it wasn’t for those drivers that volunteer and give their time so I can get out in comfort. I find them very efficient and capable and polite and very helpful indeed.

Ilona W


The drivers and carers are without a doubt the very best.

Koraley G


I like the variety of places we go to. Seeing as I no longer drive I get to see a lot of different areas and have a chance to meet some interesting passengers.

Alice & Bruce


It’s a great service. Especially the pick up / deliver service. They are fun outings. Thank you very much to all concerned.

Patricia M


I enjoyed the native animals and displays at Fleay's. I also find the volunteers extremely courteous, kind and caring. They are always pleasant, punctual and helpful.

Helen C


I've been to the Wax Museum in Surfers and the Kingston Butter Factory. The drivers are first class.

Sheila R


I enjoyed the trip to Tweed. We went by the sea and saw the dolphins. You are reliable and always ready to help and the bus trips are very good

Margaret C


I enjoyed the Blues Brothers and Christmas Lights. Your drivers and carer are excellent.

Shirley W


Driver Steve is the kindest and most helpful man imaginable. Goes beyond the norm.

Shirley D


This service is my chance to mix with a group of people to play bridge once a week. Important to keep me social.

Shirley D


Piggabeen Country was so enjoyable on a perfect day and I met so many nice people.

Necia P


We went to lunch at the TAFE and a concert at the Nerang Community Centre. Much care and thought has gone into all trips and I am glad to have a choice of which ones I go on. Many thanks for your efforts and time.

Joan O


For many years now your outings for me have been much enjoyed.  First class drivers and carers, always helpful and courteous, polite and patient. Well they get a big tick from me!

Joan G


I think your services are wonderful especially the outings and shopping at Harbour Town. Loved carers and drivers who change my day.

Gloria


I have found carers very helpful and drivers very cautious. It’s a pleasure to be driven and cared for by all staff members.

Dorothy


Destinations are all varied and well thought out, and it is wonderful to be picked up at home. Carers go a step further to ensure you are comfortable.

John


Thank you for taking my wife and I to and from the Robina Hospital. The driver was most courteous and helpful.

Joyce


Transport makes a big difference to my life and I am extremely grateful to all who are involved.

Margaret


Thank you for your help with transport for my husband while I was a patient in Allamanda Hospital. It was greatly appreciated.

War Widows Guild of Australia (Qld) Inc.


I can thoroughly recommend your service. The two drivers were fabulous. It was wonderful that although there was a hiccup the drivers gave excellent service and were friendly to all our members. We would certainly recommend your service to others whether it be for local use or a longer trip like we had. Our members appreciated your company’s hospitality.

Edith


Thank you for all your kind help. It was a great relief to me knowing I was safe with your wonderful carer. She was so very kind and made sure I as alright. It’s good to know that I can now always ask for your help.

Irene


The first use of your service I was impressed with the care I received. Ushered to the door, umbrella and all. I felt like the Queen. – Irene

Margot


I just wanted to thank both drivers I had last Monday when I attended a lunch at Club Helensvale. This was my first time with Volunteering Gold Coast. I have in the past had one experience with another transport service which was not good so my experience with VGC was wonderful. The drivers are pleasant and we chatted like old friends.

Antoinette


I would like to say that your service is exceptional. Your whole team I s just the best and they cannot do enough for me. You have no idea how it makes me feel knowing that I have no worries about getting to the hospitals for appointments and then getting home again. As I am a widow and live on my own it is such a relief.

Maggie


I would like to thank you all for the wonderful service you provide. Your call centre staff are very friendly and helpful, and also your drivers. I would find it very difficult if your service was not available. Keep up the great work. – Maggie

Alison


I’m 90, recovering from my second heart attack and I have mobility problems. Your drivers are all pleasant and courteous and I particularly appreciate that they came into the surgery with me. I think it is a wonderful service.

Patricia


I have recently moved to Mudgeeraba and had the opportunity on two occasions to use your service.  I found the drivers very kind, courteous, on time and very pleasant company. I am looking forward to my next trip with Volunteering Gold Coast.

Ruth


Without your support and wonderful service, I don’t know how I would get to my medical appointments. Everyone from the office to the drivers is so friendly and supportive. Keep doing what you’re doing!

Alan


My wife is in aged care at Hope Island and I can no longer drive the distance. I’d like to convey my thanks to the Volunteering Gold Coast team. Your assistance is much appreciated.

Lyn


I just wanted to say what a difference your transport services are making to my daily life. I lost my husband 7 months ago and I am very new to Qld. This is going to give me the opportunity to do things without dragging my son away from his work. Thank you!