Volunteers needed – Moomba Festival

Events Melbourne invites you to take part in Melbourne’s much loved and iconic family festival, the Moomba Festival. Celebrating its 64th birthday, Moomba promises to be an action packed weekend full of fun, colour and all your favourite traditional Moomba features.

Apply to volunteer, be a part of something big and experience one of the world’s longest standing Community festivals right in the heart of Melbourne.

Volunteering is a fantastic opportunity to meet new people, develop your skills within the events industry and immerse yourself in all things Moomba.

Selection Criteria:

Volunteers must be over the age of 16 to be eligible for a volunteer position.

Volunteers are to attend a compulsory group interview and induction session if successful in obtaining a position.

Volunteers are expected to commit to a minimum of 2 days during the event.

Volunteers will undertake 1 to 2 shifts per day. Shifts will be a maximum of 5 hours with a one hour break if doing back to back shifts. Shifts will be rostered between the hours of 7.00am and 11.00pm.

Roles available include the followings

  • Meet and Greet
  • Information Booth
  • Programming Assistant
  • Event Assistant

Please note:

Successful applicants must be available to attend a group interview session; multiple sessions are available and will take place between Monday 15 and Wednesday 17 January 2018.

Successful applicants must be available to attend a compulsory onsite induction on Wednesday 7 March in the evening.

To apply for this volunteering opportunity, submit your application online. More information can be found from the website.

If you have any questions about this volunteering opportunity please contact the Moomba team on 03 9658 9411 or events.volunteers@melbourne.vic.gov.au.

Applicants will be contacted once the application period has closed, you will be advised of your confirmed group interview session at this time.