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Join the CrewPhillip Island

Red Frogs have been serving Schoolies and the local community on Phillip Island for over 10 years.

The Island is a unique place for volunteers to support young people with its vast array of accommodation spread out across the island. Our crew works closely alongside the local council, police, and other youth organisations to ensure Schoolies have a fun and safe experience.

The schoolies typically come from eastern suburbs high schools, such as Lilydale, Ringwood, and Ferntree Gully. So if you from that area, frogging here will provide a great opportunity to reach out to these kids after Schoolies.

See below for volunteer requirements, dates, costs and roles.

Frogging at Phillip Island Schoolies is an awesome opportunity for you to not only get connected with others who have a like-minded passion for the next generation, but to safeguard young people in their time of need.

#Volunteer Requirements


Over the age of 18 and not part of the graduating cohort


Current Blue Card or Working With Children Check holder


Able to provide a pastoral check from your local church

#Firstly, do you have a WWCC?

Do you have a current Working With Children Check? If the answer is no, hold up! In order to be a Red Frog volunteer in VIC you must have a current 'WWCC'.

No WWCC? No sweat! You can apply right now!

Get a WWCC

#Location Dates

Full Time

Sat 23rd Nov - Sat 30th Nov 2024

If you are applying as a Team Leader you are required at your location a day earlier.

#Volunteer Costs

Early Bird Registration

Normal Registration

Register Before

8th Sept 2024

11th Nov 2024

Full Time * (inc. accommodation and dinner each night)



#Apply Now!

What are you waiting for? Join us in safeguarding a generation this year!

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#Fundraise your application

Can't afford to get to Schoolies/Leavers? No problem!

Can't afford to get to Schoolies/Leavers? No problem!

Why pay for Schoolies/Leavers yourself when you can get your fam and friends to sponsor you. Create your own Fund a Frog campaign today!

#Red Frog Roles

As Red Frogs, our role is to support a generation of school leavers during what can be an enjoyable, yet at times, physically and emotionally confronting week. Below are the ways Red Frogs assist during Schoolies week at Phillip Island.

Hotel Chaplains

Hotel Chaplains are the core of our Schoolies response. As a chaplain you will be part of a team of 4 to 5 crew members responsible for a hotel 24/7. This is your opportunity to build friendships with the Schoolies by being available to them in their hotels, on the streets or in the Schoolies Hub.

Each team has a team leader as well as a strong network of pastoral carers and location leaders, ensuring you are valued and supported day and night. Being a Hotel Chaplain is a full time commitment for your selected date block.

RF Creative Crew

Whether you’re handy with a camera, have a director’s cap or just love telling a great story - we need you.

As RF Creative we get the privilege of capturing the incredible behind-the-scenes moments and stories as our crew safeguard a generation - if this is up your ally we would love for you to join us. For more info and to express your interest click below.