Applications to volunteer at the 2016 National Multicultural Festival are now open!

Did you know that volunteers are happier, healthier and sleep better than those who don’t volunteer? So why not take the opportunity to get amidst one of Canberra’s most exciting events and volunteer for the 2016 National Multicultural Festival, and improve your happiness and health!

The National Multicultural Festival 2016 will run from 12 – 14 February and volunteer roles will include setting up, assisting performers, gathering feedback – and everything in between!

Applications are now open. Before you apply, please take the time to read the VOLUNTEER GUIDELINES. The Guidelines include important information about your responsibilities as a volunteer, and what roles you may wish to apply for. 

If you have any questions, you can contact the Multicultural Festival Team, Volunteer Coordinator via telephone on 0481 001 890 or email – or you check the FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

A mandatory evening induction session will be held on Wednesday 3 February 2016, you must attend this session in order to volunteer at the festival. If you are unable to attend please contact the volunteer coordinator at

Complete your VOLUNTEER APPLICATION now. Applications will close on 24 January 2016.

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For more information contact us on
6207 0555 or email