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Important Dates for 2017

National Volunteer Week 8 - 14 May 2017
Volunteer Movie Day 12 May 2017, 10am - 10pm
International Volunteers Managers Appreciation Day      5 November each year
International Volunteer Day

5 December each year


Volunteer Movie Day 2017

Adelaide Hills Council, Alexandrina Council and Mount Barker District Council, along with Hills Volunteering are delighted to announce the 2017 Volunteer Movie Day Survey is open

Come join us to celebrate the National Volunteer Week theme "Give Happy, Live Happy” which recognizes more than 6 million Australian volunteers who give to others each year.  

Volunteers who live in the Adelaide Hills or Alexandrina region or who volunteer in these regions are eligible to attend. Simply fill in the survey to register for this year https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VMD2017 and remember to save the date in your calendar!

Volunteer Movie Day 2017 will be held on Friday 12 May 2017 at Wallis Cinema Mount Barker from 10am – 10pm. 

Please log into www.wallis.com.au to view the movies showing on the day or view the list below:

Wallis Movie Session Times(1204 kb) 

Volunteer Movie Day 2017


Community Volunteer Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Community Volunteer Awards have now closed. The awards for 2017 Community Volunteers will be awarded on Sunday 7 May 2017.

Unity in Community

The Awards recognise individuals in all the towns in the Mount Barker District Council area that have made a noteworthy contribution, and provided outstanding service to their Community over and above their employed work.

For more information please contact:

Chloe Head
Tourism & Events
Mount Barker District Council
8391 7238


More Information

Would you like to find out more about volunteering? Further information can be found in the links below.

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6 Dutton Road, Mount Barker SA 5251
T 8391 7200