Restless Development is a global agency for youth-led development. They support young people to demand and deliver a just and sustainable world for all by making sure young people have a voice and are leaders in preventing and solving global challenges.

Students will be placed and work across a range of organisational areas. Students will be split into small working groups across various departments.

This project will be of interest to Social Work, Business, Health and Arts students.


  • Students will be required to undergo a pre-departure interview
  • Working with Children Check (WWVP, Blue Card)
  • Police check
  • Medical screening


This program will incur a fee, which includes accommodation, most meals and project-related travel. Students will also be required to pay for their flights to and from their placement, visas, vaccinations and additional meals.

OS-Help Loans of up to $6,500 are available to help students with funding their overseas community engagement.

More information about OS-Help


Please register your interest at and we will be in touch with further information on the registration process.

ACU Policy & Procedure

ACU Policies and Procedures aim to keep both you and the communities you interact with legally, physically and ethically safe. It is a requirement of all community engagement placements that you read and familiarise yourself with ACU policies and procedures prior to commencement.

Read policies & procedures

Your community engagement questions answered

ACU Engagement have developed an information hub to answer your frequently asked questions and help you get the most out of your community engagement opportunity.

View the hub

Have a question?


We're available 9am–5pm AEDT,
Monday to Friday

Live chat with us now

Chat to our team for real-time
answers to your questions.

Launch live chat
Visit our FAQs page

Find answers to some commonly
asked questions.

See our FAQs