Once you receive your Offer Letter

You are about to embark on a life-changing experience and we would like to thank you for your willingness to serve in this way. In anticipation of your arrival on board, we have gathered specific information for Australian crew to help you on your Mercy Ships journey. Whether you are serving with us for a few weeks or a few months, are a new volunteer or a seasoned Mercy Shipper, we hope you will find the information helpful for your preparations to serve.

Further information and materials will be provided to you by your Volunteer Coordinator and National Office Contact via our application portal over the coming weeks.

What’s Next

If you’ve received your Mercy Ships offer letter and are starting to plan your adventure, here you’ll find all the information you need to get ready including:

  1. Ship Life
  2. What to Expect
  3. What to Bring
  4. Vaccinations & Medications
  5. Money Matters
  6. Insurance
  7. Flights & Travel
  8. Support from your Mercy Ships office

This information is available in PDF form by clicking the buttons below.

Join Our Community

Crew & Alumni Facebook Group

Our Facebook group is a safe and private space for accepted Australian crew and alumni to connect with each other, ask questions, and share their experiences of life on board a Mercy Ship. Request to join our Mercy Ships Australia Crew & Alumni group today!

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