Event Volunteers

    The Abbotsford Convent welcomes thousands of visitors every week and is a dynamic place with exhibitions, events and programs occurring constantly. With almost a million people on site each year, we need smiling welcoming volunteers to help them out – especially on the busy weekends! We’re always looking for visitor information guides, car park invigilators, ushers, production assistants, public transport shepherds and more. If you have an interest in history, arts, culture or tourism and would like to get involved please get in touch!

    We’re after vollies with:

    • A can-do attitude
    • A friendly personality
    • A proactive approach
    • Excellent communications skills

    Time commitment:

    • Half a day’s training, including a social history tour
    • Shift: 4 – 6 hours
    • Weekend volunteers: minimum one day per month
    • Weekday volunteers: mainly over the spring/summer months, minimum two days per month