A heart-felt thank you to all the volunteers in Kings Park. The work that you do is priceless, and Kings Park would not the be the place it is today without you.
Some fun facts about volunteering in Australia:
– The number of volunteers has doubled from 1995 (3.2 million) to 2010 (6.1 million).
– The rate of volunteering by young people increased from 16% in 1995 to 27.1% in 2010.
Source: Volunteering Australia
– In Kings Park, there are 668 volunteers! This is between the Honour Avenue Group, the Friends of Kings Park, the Volunteer Master Gardeners, the Kings Park Guides, volunteers for annual events such as Anzac Day and include the Friends of Bold Park.