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Event Volunteers - Get Event Experience at FIA CONFERENCE 2019

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Category: Other
  • Type of work
    • Fundraising & Events
    • Governance, Boards, & Committees
    • Marketing, Media, & Communications
  • Suitable for
    • Groups of 10 or more
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Work Experience
  • Commitment

    One off - an event

  • Time Required

    Tuesday 26 February 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm Wednesday 27 February 2019, 8.00am – 5.45pm Thursday 28 February 2019, 6.45am – 5.30pm Friday 1 March 2019, 7.00am – 4.30pm

  • Training

    Registration training including Aventri system

  • Requirements

    Volunteer Application Form will need to be filled in

FIA Conference 2019 is an integral part of Fundraising Institute Australia's annual professional development education program. It is Australia's premier fundraising conference. The event will be held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from Tuesday 26 - Friday 1 March 2019.

This volunteer position will be suitable for people interested in events, studying event management or have an interest in charity and not for profits.

Volunteers will be rotated through a number of job roles over the 4 days of the conference, enabling volunteers to gain a broad understanding of the operational aspects of the conference. The roles available are:

Areas where you may be stationed Exhibition Entrance Registration Desk Assistant / Crowd Control Breakout Session Coordinator Speaker Runner

Various Roles you may undertake Assist team at the LEGO Serious Play area Answer delegate questions Check all name badges upon entry to conference Provide support for registration desk staff Assist delegates in getting in the correct lines Provide venue information for delegates Provide support for track chair and speaker Coordinate distribution of speaker gifts Monitor catering lines to ensure only people who are entitled to, collect food. Answer speaker questions


  • Tuesday 26 February 2019 (10.00am - 1.00pm)
  • Wednesday 27 February 2019 (8.00am - 5.45pm)
  • Thursday 28 February 2019 (6.45am – 5.30pm)
  • Friday 1 March 2019 (7.30am – 4.30pm)


  • Morning tea and lunch will be provided to all volunteers Wednesday - Friday
  • A shirt will be provided for each day of volunteering that is to be worn with a black skirt or pants, along with comfortable enclosed shoes.



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