Department of Human Services

Key Dates

South Australian Youth Week, May 2021


Queen’s Birthday and Volunteers Day (South Australia only), Monday 14 June 2021

Monday 14 June 2021

Annual Volunteers Day and Thank You event


National Student Volunteer Week, August 2021

National Student Volunteer Week aspires to challenge and celebrate young people who are striving to make change through volunteering.


International Volunteer Managers Day (IVMD)

International Volunteer Managers Day is held each year on 5 November.

This day was developed in order to bring recognition to individual managers of volunteers and celebrate the profession of volunteer leadership.


International Volunteer Day (IVD)

International Volunteer Day (IVD), mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held on 5 December each year.

International Volunteer Day works to raise awareness on the important role volunteers play in responding to challenges facing the world.


National Volunteer Week, 17-23 May 2021

Initiated by Volunteering Australia, National Volunteer Week is the annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers.

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