Image: Volunteers watch the Ironing Maidens perform at Artstate Lismore. Photo by Katelyn-Jane Dunn.

Are you our next Artstate Volunteer?

We are looking for a bunch of amazing volunteers who are interested in helping out as Artstate volunteers during the event in Bathurst in November.
We know that everyone has different skills, so check out the list of jobs we need done and pick one that suits you.
You will get a unique Artstate volunteer T-shirt to wear during the event, the opportunity to sit in on events and conference sessions, plus we’ll make sure to keep you fed and watered. We need you to be committed, enthusiastic and very helpful to our conference delegates most of whom will never have been to Bathurst before. All volunteer shifts are 3 hours long. A minimum age of 18 years applies for all volunteers (as at 1 November 2018). View the application form here.

Artstate Bathurst Volunteer Positions

  • Supporter

    Is responsible for administration and production duties to contribute to the overall running of Artstate. As such, you must have exceptional computer and customer service skills and be a team player. This is a great opportunity for a person looking for experience in event management. Ideally a volunteer will commit to work regularly leading up to, during and following Artstate.

  • Meeters and Greeters

    Are the first contact with patrons; as such they must be friendly and outgoing and comfortable in dealing with the public. Meeters and Greeters must familiarise themselves with the event and venues they are stationed at.

  • Registrars

    Are responsible for providing registration support during Artstate.

  • Shifters

    Are responsible for the setting up, cleaning up and general tasks throughout Artstate. This is the ideal job for active and energetic volunteers.

  • Minders

    Are responsible for the overall running of the front and back of house areas and as such they must have exceptional customer service skills.

  • Rovers

    Rovers are Bathurst locals who have outstanding knowledge of the local area and will act as ambassadors for Artstate.

  • Afternoon Ushers

    Afternoon Ushers will be needed on Friday and Saturday afternoons to be room supervisors for the parallel sessions.

  • Drivers

    Drivers are responsible for collecting VIPs and Speakers from Bathurst airport.

Download the Application Form (PDF) Download the Application Form (Word Doc)