Event Staff & Volunteers

Want to experience West Coast Blues ‘n’ Roots from behind the scenes? Well you can! We have various vacancies for paid and volunteer roles.

Maybe you can you see yourself;

  • helping set up the site before the festival begins
  • directing patrons into the festival
  • welcoming patrons at the gate
  • assisting patrons with their queries at the Cloak and Info point
  • keeping the crews fed and watered as a part of our tireless staff registration team

Regardless of what you do, the work is fun, its easy, and you’ll get to meet heaps of amazing people- all whilst you earn your event ticket!

Volunteers: To earn your Festival Ticket, you will be required to volunteer 1 x 7 hour shift on event day. If you wish to volunteer on a set up shift, you will be required to volunteer for 8 hours.

Paid staff will have a longer shift time and will typically be required to work throughout the entire event.

You must be 18+ to work at our events, and have the right to live and work in Australia. ID checks will be conducted at Staff Registration prior to your first shift. You will need to bring valid photo ID with you. Refer to the ID section on our website for further information.

If you are keen to be involved, please email your FULL NAME, DATE OF BIRTH and MOBILE NUMBER to Please put “WCBR 2015 Work Application” as the email subject line, and indicate if you are looking for paid work, set up volunteer work or event volunteer work.

We will be in contact to offer positions approximately 1 month prior to the festival.

Bar Staff

If you have your RSA and are keen to do bar work then please apply directly to Independent Events.

You can register for paid and volunteer bar positions at