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Looking for a volunteer role that's perfect for you? You've come to the right place.

We are lucky to have a talented and dedicated team of volunteers  to support us across a wide range of programs.

Whatever your interests, skills and experience, and however much time you have to give, we hope to find the right role for you.

Use the Search Panel to view our current opportunities, or check out the opportunity spotlight below. To apply, click "fill out an application form".


To learn more about our volunteering programs watch this video.



Our latest opportunity spotlight is on.....Moomba and Lord Mayor's Student Welcome


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Volunteer for something big and experience one of the world's longest standing Community festivals right in the heart of Melbourne! 

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

The iconic Moomba Festival welcomes people into the city annually on the Labour Day long weekend from 6 to 9 March 2020 inclusive, to experience the traditions and fun of Melbourne’s longest-running and largest community festival.

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

Learn more about Moomba

Moomba Volunteer Role Description

Applications close midnight, Thursday 16 January, 2020.



Volunteers wanted – Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome 2020


Lord Mayor's Student Welcome

The Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome (LMSW) is an annual welcome event for students run by the City of Melbourne. It is is a very special event that recognises and celebrates students’ contributions to the cultural life and diversity of the city.

The LMSW will be over one weekend in March, with the date to be confirmed soon. 

Event volunteers
We are looking for friendly and motivated events volunteers to assist with a range of tasks, including customer service, venue support, event operations and surveying, during the LMSW event.

Volunteer activity period: March 2020

Learn more about our International Student services

Applications close: midnight Monday 21 January



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