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Head Office

PO Box 5603, Maroochydore BC 4558



+61 7 5479 0881

Op Shops

Hospice Charity Shop Mapleton
+61 7 5478 6155

Hospice Charity Shop Tewantin
+61 7 5440 5919

Hospice Charity Shop Maroochydore
+61 7 5479 0881

Hospice Charity Shop Nambour
+61 7 5441 5007

Hospice Charity Shop Cooroy
+61 7 5442 6828


Fundraising Volunteers

Fundraising volunteers play a vital role by helping to raise funds which support the hospice services delivery. There are a number of roles fundraising volunteers may choose to assist:

  • Help at the local markets
  • Participate in organised fundraising events in your local area
  • Help at one of our local charity shops
  • Promote hospice merchandise in your local area
  • Collecting good quality goods for sale at one of our charity shops or at the markets
For further information about the fundraising volunteer opportunities available, please contact our office on 07 5479 0881. Men and women of all ages welcome to apply.

As a Fundraising Volunteer for the Sunshine Hospice you have the right to
As a Fund Raising volunteer, your responsibilities are to
  • Receive information about the Sunshine Hospice
  • Have a reasonable understanding of line of accountability
  • Know who to turn to with problems or difficulties
  • Have your work valued by Sunshine Hospice Service
  • Receive regular and constructive feedback on your performance
  • Be safe on the job when working
  • Have choices and negotiate choices
  • Say NO
  • Change your mind
  • Make mistakes
  • Not be responsible for other peoples problems
  • Be reliable
  • Be non-judgemental
  • Respect confidentiality
  • Ask for support whenever you need it
  • Give feedback and communicate relevant information
  • Recognise personal and external limitation on commitments
  • Respect the rights of Sunshine Hospice colleagues
  • Notify appropriate person where possible if you are going to be late or absent
  • Not to get involved in any media discussions without first speaking with Fundraising Co-ordinator
  • Acknowledge decisions by Sunshine Hospice
  • Be respectful to Sunshine Hospice philosophy which is based on our professional code of conduct

Volunteers Wanted Please

Sunshine Hospice is now interviewing for Op Shop volunteers.  If you can commit between 2 and 4 hours per week to work in one of our shops at any of the following locations:

46 Aerodrome Road, Maroochydore
The Atrium, 91 Poinciana Street, Tewantin
17 Obi Obi Road, Mapleton

Shop 3, Maple Lane, Cooroy
28 Currie Street, Nambour

Please contact  our office on 07 5479 0881. Men and women of all ages welcome to apply.

Obtaining a Blue Card

Blue cards are issued by the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian once it has carried out the Working with Children Check to see if a person is eligible to work in the areas of child-related work covered by the Commission’s Act.

If a person is eligible, they are issued a positive notice letter and a blue card. See more Blue Card information here.

Volunteer Applications

Do you have any special skills that you could use to help the Sunshine Hospice? e.g. Cooking, Craft, Administration, Driving, Events, Markets, Fundraising. Please phone the office on 07 5479 0881 or send us a message
Contact Us.

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