Sydney Royal Easter Show This browser is not supported. Please upgrade your browser.


Applications for the 2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show are now closed.

Expression of Interest for the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show are now open.

If you're looking for the experience of a lifetime and to be part of the largest annual event in the Southern Hemisphere, then express your interest today!
To assist your planning, the Show will run from Friday 23 March to Tuesday 3 April 2018.

Why volunteer?

Being an integral part of the Sydney Royal Easter Show will not only provide you with an amazing experience but give you the opportunity to make life-long friends and develop new skills. Whether you are here to simply give back to the community or to enjoy the Show in a different way, we will provide you with a rewarding and memorable experience. All our Show volunteers receive:

  • 12-day access to the Show

  • Free Transportation (conditions apply)

  • An official Show Volunteer uniform

  • Meal voucher for each shift worked

  • Exclusive access to the Volunteer's Green Room

  • Job specific coaching/training


What can I do?

  • Bring a 'can-do' attitude, a welcoming smile and a willingness to help wherever needed.

  • Assist us across a variety of roles and venues including General Ushers, Show Information, Children's Activities.

  • Complete a minimum of 6 shifts over the 12 days of the Show, with at least 4 shifts across busy days (i.e. weekends/Public Holidays).

  • Have a valid Volunteer Working With Children Check number.


Please note: Volunteering at the Show requires a level of fitness as walking and standing are involved in all of our roles. As the Show is an agricultural based event, you may be in the presence of, or in close proximity to, all types of food produce, plants and animals including, but not limited to, flowers, peanuts, hay, straw, livestock, horses, poultry or domestic animals.


What do I do next?

Interested in joining us in 2018? Please register your interest. We will then contact you when applications for the 2018 Show open in November 2017.

Note: Minimum age requirement to volunteer at the Sydney Royal Easter Show is 16 years of age.

Got a question? Contact the volunteers team on 02 9704 1297 or

Students looking to complete their work placements in the Entertainment division, please contact Bettina Franklin at


A message from the NRMA 

At the NRMA, helping people is at the core of everything we do. That's why we're proud to support the volunteers of the Sydney Royal Easter Show once again.

Our friendly staff will have a stand in the Home, Garden and Lifestyle Pavilion (Hall 2) where show goers can find some great offers and special prizes. We can also help you with any enquiries you may have throughout the show.

So be sure to pop by and say hello.