Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Enlighten Festival 2021!

Canberra will shine bright with culture and creativity with Enlighten Festival bringing together the best autumn events including Enlighten Illuminations, Canberra Balloon Spectacular, Lights!Canberra!Action!, Symphony in the Park and Canberra Day! The event will be slightly different this year, taking into consideration current ACT Health advice regarding COVID-19. 

The Enlighten Festival will still run from Friday 26 February through until Sunday 14 March.

Volunteer positions are available across the whole festival or you can apply for any of the individual festival dates depending on your interests and availability:
  • Enlighten Illuminations: Friday 26 February - Monday 8 March 
  • Lights! Canberra! Action! - Friday 5 March
  • Canberra Balloon Spectacular - Saturday 6 March - Sunday 14 March 
  • Symphony in the Park - Sunday 7 March
  • Canberra Day - Monday 8 March
Be a part of the celebrations and join our team of volunteers to help deliver Enlighten Festival 2021! 

About You

First Name*
Last name*
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Age *
You must be 18+ to volunteer at Enlighten Festival.
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Is English your first langauge?
If no, which other languages do you speak?
Do you identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander?

Your past experience of festivals and volunteering

Have you volunteered with Events ACT before?
If yes to the above, please list the events you have volunteered at in the past: *
Why would you like to volunteer at Enlighten Festival? *
What experience can you bring to the Enlighten Team? *
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Please choose the role you would would like to apply for and the days you are available

Volunteer Roles *
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Volunteer Support AssistantInformation Assistant - EnlightenTicketing Assistant/COVID Safe Officer - EnlightenInstallation Support Crew - EnlightenInformation Assistant - BalloonsTicketing Assistant - BalloonsInformation Assistant - Symphony in the ParkTicketing Assistant - Symphony in the ParkUsher - Symphony in the ParkTicketing Assistant/Usher - Lights!Canberra!Action!Information Assistant - Canberra Day
Availability *
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