Welcome to Gig Buddies Sydney

What is Gig Buddies?

There are two main parts to the Gig Buddies project

1. Buddying

Building a one-on-one friendship between a participant and volunteer,


2. Events/Socials

Group social events run by the Gig Buddies team.

Who is Gig Buddies for?

Image of pairs of gig buddies doing things together.

Who is it for?

A Gig Buddies participant is an adult (18 years and older) with mild to moderate learning disability and/or autism, who wants to make new friends and do fun stuff.

A Gig Buddies volunteer is someone who wants to expand their social circles, make friends, support a person with a disability and do fun things.