Volunteer Program

Calling all pro-active workers, green thumbs and lovers of the Crystal Castle!

Join our fantastic volunteer program. The Crystal Castle is always growing and changing with five hectares of Shambhala Gardens to love and maintain. We welcome anyone willing to put effort and time into the creation of vibrant gardens and other exciting projects.

Your contribution not only helps us to grow but can be an enriching experience for you as well. You’ll be surrounded by a beautiful, fun team, amazing landscape, awesome crystals and the satisfaction of contributing to a place that is truly amazing. Whether you are a natural green thumb, have experience in landscaping or just want to help us out for a day with odd tasks, we have a job for you and you will be needed!

The program runs in the Shambhala Gardens and the Organic Food Gardens (which helps supply our Lotus Cafe). You can join us for just one day or as an ongoing commitment. Our Gardens Team has a wealth of knowledge and you can potentially learn many new skills.

For your hard work you will receive morning tea and lunch from our lovely Lotus Cafe (choose from our menu - gluten free and vegan options available) and you will also receive a magical gift at the end of the day.


If you are interested in volunteering at the Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens please download the application form below and return to [email protected]


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NOTE: Each participant is required to wear appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) which includes hat, work boots, long pants, and long sleeves if very sun sensitive, good garden gloves and a rain coat in wet weather. Also a water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellent are recommended.


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