Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service invites individuals, students and businesses to be part of our 2022 Byron Coast Charity Walk volunteer support group. We also host social walks pre-event so that you can experience the walk for yourself.

Date: Saturday 30 April 2022

Byron Shire Locations: Dening Park, The Pass, Wategos, Cape Byron Lighthouse, Tallows Beach Access Area, Broken Head Reserve

Ballina Shire Locations: Lennox Head SLSC, Sharpes Beach & Boulder Beach, Angels Beach, Ballina SLSC

Volunteer Duties include

  • Track Marking (Pre-Event)

  • Marshalling

  • Checkpoint Support – Water, Fruit & Lolly Stations

  • Medal Presentation at Finish Lines

  • Timing Assistance

Volunteers will receive

  • Coastal Charity Walk Support Crew T-Shirt (if not received previously)

  • Coastal Charity Walk Cap

  • An invite to Helirescue Volunteer Christmas Party

  • Event Volunteer Certificate

  • Recognition of volunteer hours (if required) - up to 20 hours available over 2 days

To register your interest please fill out the Event Volunteer Application Form or download the PDF form here

Corporate / Business Volunteers

Providing volunteers from your business assists us with supporting the walkers on the day plus offers opportunities to promote your business before, during and after the event.

Before the Event

  • Photo of your team on the Charity Walk Facebook Page recognising your support
  • Media Release about your business support
  • Promotion of your business in the pre-event participant information email
  • Business Logo on www.coastalcharitywalk.com.au


  • Signage at designated checkpoint
  • Wear your company uniform or be provided with a Charity Walk Volunteer Polo


  • Recognition and promotion of your business in Participant Thank you letter
  • Certificate of Appreciation
  • Presentation at Workplace from Rescue Helicopter
  • Tour of Helibase in Lismore

To register your business for our Corporate Volunteer Program fill out the Expression of Interest form below

For more information contact Kellie Pinkerton, Event Coordinator, Lismore Helibase on 02 6623 7300