Open Gardens Volunteers

Open Gardens Volunteers

Location: Various Locations, please check listing
Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Open Gardens showcases wildlife-friendly gardens across Cornwall to our green-fingered supporters. It's run entirely by our volunteers, right from locating suitable gardens, liaising with the garden owners, checking that all the necessary criteria are in place, and then of course, facilitating the big day itself.

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Open Gardens volunteers are able to take on visible roles as well as behind-the-scenes roles. This includes:

  • Directing car parking
  • Entrance desk, welcoming, taking Fees and giving handouts
  • Refreshments, making drinks, serving guests, making cream teas, clearing tables, washing up
  • Baking cakes for the Open Gardens
  • Sales – facilitating visitors purchases
  • Plant sales growing and selling a variety of plants

For more information and to apply, please download the role description document below and email Marte Martin with your expression of interest at by Wednesday 5th May.