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Find a volunteer project: Queensland Wader Study Group

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, some of our volunteering programs are currently operating on a limited basis, in line with social distancing and restrictions on travel. We encourage you to check with the local contact listed for each volunteering program to find out if they are currently operating.

Help monitor shorebirds at key sites along Queensland’s coast.




Year round


Club, community or special interest group project

The project involves: research and monitoring.

Training will be provided.

A low to moderate level of fitness is required.

Training in wader identification is available for volunteers with limited experience.

A $6,112 Friends of Parks Grant was awarded for shorebird surveys in Great Sandy Strait during 2014.


Queensland Wader Study Group

Brisbane information

This volunteer program is in Brisbane, the capital of Queensland.

The average summer temperature is 29.4°C.

The average winter temperature is 21.8°C.

Gold Coast information

Gold Coast is 77km from Brisbane, the capital of Queensland.

The average summer temperature is 28.5°C.

The average winter temperature is 21.4°C.

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Last updated
10 February 2021
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