Volunteering in parks and open spaces

Do you have some spare time or an interest in the outdoors or wildlife? Why not join one of our gardeners, countryside rangers or other colleagues in your local park or open space?

We have something for everyone, so please call us to discuss what we can offer you.

Opportunities include:

  • Friends of Parks
  • flora or fauna surveying
  • coppicing
  • heath management
  • planting
  • repairs & maintenance
  • ditch clearance
  • user surveys
  • photography

Download our Parks and open Spaces Volunteering Leaflet for more information.

Weekly working groups 

Our countryside rangers have organised weekly sessions across the city.

  • start time 9.30am every thursday;
  • equipment and refreshments available;
  • please bring lunch and appropriate clothing.

Contact Carl on 07801 625245 for more information.

Oxford Conservation Volunteers

Oxford Conservation Volunteers organises projects each Sunday and some Saturdays in Oxford and the surrounding area. Free minibus pick-ups from Oxford. New volunteers always welcome. Visit the OCV website for full details.