Volunteering

Help make it all happen

Volunteer at Floriade 2018!

Applications to volunteer at Floriade and Floriade NightFest 2018 are now open!

Apply here to volunteer at Floriade 2018.

This year there are a range of exciting new positions for volunteers providing many more ways that you can get involved depending on your interests and skills including:

  • Artist Liaison
  • Event Office – Admin
  • Event Office – Admin Supervisor
  • Floriade Ambassadors
  • Site Operations – Control room
  • Site Operations – Runner
  • Stage Assistants
  • Stage Managers
  • Venue and Site Decoration
  • Volunteer Team Leader
  • Welcome Team
  • Welcome Team – Supervisor

For more detail on each team read the Information on the positions available for Floriade 2018

Volunteer commitment

Floriade 2018 will be held from Saturday 15 September through to Sunday 14 October open from 9:30am – 5:30pm daily.

NightFest will be back again for 5 nights from Wednesday 26 September though to Sunday 30 September, 6:30pm- 10:30pm.

All volunteers are expected to complete a minimum or 25 hours across the month long event.  This is as little as one shift each weekend plus one at NightFest, although we know some volunteers will do much more than this.

All volunteers will also need to:

  • Abide by the Events ACT Volunteer Code of Conduct
  • Attend the volunteer briefing pre-Festival
  • Wear the Floriade volunteer uniform for all shifts
  • Advise the Volunteer Coordinator ASAP if unavailable

Volunteer benefits

We want you to have a great time at Floriade. As a volunteer you will receive a range of benefits exclusive to volunteers, including:

  • Floriade volunteer uniform
  • Access to the Floriade volunteer lounge
  • One complimentary ticket to Floriade NightFest
  • Entry to the weekly draw for great merchandise
  • Invitation to the volunteer Thank You function
  • Invitation to the Floriade bulb dig

Ready to apply?

Floriade 2018 is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever before and we are excited that you would like to be a part of it!

Apply here to volunteer at Floriade 2018.

If you have any questions regarding volunteering for Floriade 2018, or have any difficulty completing the application, please don’t hesitate to contact us via email at Floriadevolunteers@act.gov.au