Volunteer - 2

Circus City and Silent Disco Assistant

2 x assistants required per day


Volunteer Role: 

  • To assist entertainment provider Vern Hardie to ensure children enjoy their creative experience. 
  • To manage the circus craft table, encouraging participation and demonstrating how to make the crafts and to keep up with supplies.
  • To assist with bookings for Silent Disco and preparations before and after the activity if required.
  • To maintain security of the site when the entertainment provider Vern Hardie is conducting Silent Disco events off site.



Bunya Gardens


Volunteer Attributes:

  • Interpersonal skills, especially in communicating with children and families.
  • Fun, outgoing, friendly, cooperative and able to use initiative.
  • Enjoys craft making and circus activities.
  • Commitment to ensuring the safety of festival attendees in an unusual environment.
  • Ability to volunteer as part of a highly committed and vibrant team.
  • Experience in customer service



  • Welcome and assist visitors to engage in the activity as directed by Vern Hardie.
  • Assist with circus craft making activities e.g. making juggling balls and poi’s, colouring in.
  • Ensure the craft table has plenty of supplies and advise Vern Hardie when resources are running low.
  • Assist with the bump in and bump out of circus equipment as required. 
  • Assist with bookings for Silent Disco, provide relevant information, distribution/collection of headsets as required.
  • Provide security to the site when Vern Hardie is conducting Silent Disco tours.


Times Required:

Friday: 9.30am –1pm & 1pm – 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.30am – 1pm & 1pm – 5pm
Sunday: 9.30am – 1pm & 1pm – 5pm


Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Vests
  • Hat/Sunscreen/Water


Note: Position Description may be subject to change