How to join

To apply you will first need to register as a volunteer at Park Connect.

Once you’re registered, login, search and join the Volunteer Sherpa Program group or information session activities if they are scheduled.

The program coordinator will be in touch with further details.

All successful applicants will require a National Police Check and volunteer Working with Children Check. The National Police check can be processed online and Parks Victoria will cover the cost. All successful applicants will be required to attend a one-day induction day. For any questions please email us at or phone: (03) 8427 3541.

How to book a Volunteer Sherpa (Grampians and Dandenong Ranges only)

Are you looking to explore the Grampians or Dandenong Ranges National Parks and require assistance from a volunteer sherpa? Volunteer Sherpas are trained operators available to push and pull the TrailRider chair. The service is free of charge but please book one week in advance of arrival.

To book a Sherpa please contact:
Phone: (03) 8427 3541