John Curtin Weekend

JCW is Curtin Volunteers!’ largest community project and takes place in September and October each year. Volunteers work on community identified projects that support local communities whilst giving student a meaningful learning experience.

With over 450 volunteers traveling to more than 35 participating regional towns and metropolitan sites to work on a range of initiatives, the experience offered by John Curtin Weekend (JCW) is unique.

John Curtin Weekend 2020 will run from Friday 4 September to Sunday 11 October. To stay informed, with information on JCW 2020, create an account on the Curtin Volunteers portal and follow us on Facebook. Registrations for individual volunteers to sign up to JCW sites will open early in Semester 2 2020.

Any questions can be directed to or 9266 3954.

Apply to be a JCW 2020 Site Leader!

John Curtin Weekend Site Leaders are responsible for managing a group of volunteers, coordinating trip logistics and maintaining stakeholder relationships with external community partners. This is a unique leadership opportunity where you will be given training, mentoring and the chance to work alongside like-minded people to make a genuine difference in your local community.

Applications close 23:59 AWST Sunday 29 March 2020. To find out more, view the position description and apply, click the link below.