Barrie Dragon Boat Festival - Photographer

A picture is worth a thousand words, and luckily, we have thousands of pictures covering every year of the festival.  These volunteers are responsible for shooting our favourite festival moments so that we can relive them for years to come. Photo credit will be given when the images are used for social media, promo materials etc.

Responsibilities include:


  • Take photos of teams, the races, ceremonies, volunteers and anything else that captures your eye
  • Attending and taking photos of scheduled events throughout the day
  • Provide all images to the Barrie Public Library's Marketing Coordinator


  • A minimum of 14 years of age
  • Training and experience in photography
  • Volunteers must bring their own equipment
  • Professionalism
  • Working with the public; strong interpersonal skills
  • Walking or standing for periods at a time
  • Volunteers must sign-in at the Volunteer Administration Tent a minimum of 15 minutes before the shift begins 

A volunteer t-shirt and lunch are provided. 


*Those who have not volunteered at the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival in the past must also attend a mandatory volunteer orientation that is being held on Wednesday August 7th from 6:30pm - 8pm at the Downtown Branch*

Qualifications Required

  • Current Year Barrie Dragon Boat Waiver Must be Completed

Schedule Summary

This activity has the following schedule

Date Start Time End Time
Saturday, August 24, 2019 6:45 AM 11:00 AM
Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:00 PM 5:00 PM