The Uncle Project is always looking for good men in the community to attend group activities and workshops. There are so many men out there who are fantastic role models and have valuable skills and we want you! Sign up to our mailing list below to receive registration forms and be notified of upcoming activities and events. To become an Uncle, a current Working with Children’s Check is required. This is a free check for volunteer positions. You can apply for your WWCC here A copy of your Drivers License is also required as proof of identity. This can be returned along with your application (emailed upon completion of the sign up form below). Please check your Junk / Spam / Promotions folders if your registration email does not arrive in your normal inbox (can take up to 10 minutes to arrive) If you’d like to make a difference and you’d like to learn more about how you can help, please contact The Uncle Project for an informal meeting. If you like what you hear contact us.


Thank you so much for expressing an interest in becoming part of Uncle. In doing so you have taken the first step towards joining a community of men, who care and give up their valuable time to help young boys on their journey to manhood.
“Inspirational! The kind of modest and low key yet powerful program that can have a huge effect. Uncle is a brilliant idea for getting more good men into the lives of children. Everyone benefits, and youngsters have better lives as a result”.
  • Steve Biddulph
The next step in the process is for you to become a member of our organisation. The main reason for this is so that you are covered by our insurance during activities. Membership costs $5 per financial year. Please read all the information, fill in and submit the forms below.  
For more information please don’t hesitate to email We are happy to arrange a meeting with you where we can discuss how you would like to be involved in Uncle.
“I have been involved in mentoring an eleven-year-old boy for a number of months now … and have found it to be a most rewarding experience on many levels”. Uncle to boy aged 11
Thank you once again for recognising the great need for men to be a part of young boys lives, and for taking steps to do something about it. Welcome to the Uncle community of men that care about the young men in our community.

Support The Uncle Project

For over 20 years, Uncle has been operating thanks to the ongoing, generous support of many local businesses, funding organisations, and individual contributors.

In order to continue to provide exciting, educational, and engaging experiences for local boys, Uncle needs your help!

Your tax deductible monthly contributions to The Uncle Project allows the team to plan and create events and experiences over the year and cover the operating costs to keep Uncle going.

For your convenience, we have set up automated payment deductions for a period of 1 year (12 payments) with Paypal. Payments can be made with your credit card even if you do not have an account with Paypal. If you need to cancel at any time, you are of course free to.

The team at Uncle, the boys, and their families, appreciate every offering received and know that the Project would not be possible without your support.

*** The Uncle Project Inc. is a registered charity with tax deductible status (Charity Fundraising Number: 17275). ***

Click below for PayPal Donations

Bank Deposit

Southern Cross Credit Union
BSB: 722-744
Account: 140760

BRONZE: $10 p/m

What's in it for you?

That warm and fuzzy feeling you get when you're contributing to positive change in the community as a whole

SILVER: $25 p/m

What's in it for you?

Silver supporters will be added to Uncle's list of supporters at the end of each year which will be viewable on Uncle's website

GOLD: $50 p/m

What's in it for you?

Gold Supporters can choose to have the logo of their business displayed on Uncle's website, and newsletters


John McKay

0407 650 371

PO BOX 1049

Byron Bay, NSW, 2481

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