Ipswich City Council

Festivals and Events

Welcome to the Festivals and Events Volunteer Page

Ipswich Festivals coordinate a variety of annual events including SPARK Ipswich, Planes Trains and Autos, Galvanized and Christmas in Ipswich with a wide range of volunteering opportunities.

Being a volunteer with Ipswich Festivals is a highly rewarding experience.  The benefits of event volunteering include: Building social skills and personal confidence, career growth and learning new practical skills and giving back to the community. 

Ideal volunteer candidates will have:

  • Excellent communication skills with demonstrated ability to represent the Ipswich City Council with a wide range of external customers.
  • Be able to provide exemplary customer service and support, assist visitors to the events with guidance, directions and information which will enhance their experience, and ensure the safety of patrons.
  • Be fully able bodied with no physical limitations as majority of the roles will require standing for long periods of time.
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a team environment and take direction from event staff.
  • Have flexible availability during the festival timeframes, which often fall on weekends and evenings.

Ready to get started? Click the current opportunities below to complete your application.

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