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Volunteering is an opportunity to support Bardsey Island and the work of the Trust in maintaining the land and buildings of this working island and to protect its wildlife and natural beauty. This is also an opportunity for you to stay on the island outside of the visitor season, or to spend an extended period on the island during the holiday season. In return for your accommodation, we ask approx. 5 hours work a day form you, 5 days a week. Go for it, apply today! 

Pre and Post-season  Volunteers (Feb-March, October)

We are looking for volunteers who wish to join the island's team from teh middle of February to the end of March. We are looking for individuals or a group of volunteers to come and help with getting the accommodation ready for the holiday season. There's a great deal ow cleaning to do, as well as painting and preparing the rooms during these weeks, and you are welcome to apply for a week or longer. We are also looking for volunteers to help in October once the visitors have all left, to close the houses down for winter. 


Skilled Volunteers (February-October)

If you have specialist skills or any of the following we are particularly interested in hearing from you. 

  • Carpentry/Woodwork

  • Lime work, pointing, plastering, rendering

  • Dry Stone Walling

  • Roofing

  • General building experience

If you are interested in applying to volunteer with us, fill in the application form and send to the address on the form. If you'd like more information contact

We are looking for long-term volunteers to help during the holiday letting season. The letting season rund from April to the end of September, and we are looking for individuals or a couple of friends/partners to join the team for 3-8 weeks at a time. You would be assisting with jobs such as cleaning and grass cutting. 

Long-term  Volunteers (April - September)

Become a member of the Trust to held our work in nurturing and
Volunteer on Bardsey Island with a number of volunteering opportunities. 
Donate to the Bardsey Island Trust to support our work in protecting Bardsey for future generations
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