2017 - Sail Melbourne - Volunteering
Sail Melbourne is calling for volunteers to become involved in this year’s event at Royal Brighton Yacht Club from 29th November to 3rd December. Become involved and experience one of Melbourne's biggest events.
There are many different roles available both on and off the water to suit all level of skills and abilities. For those with an interest in race management, there is the opportunity to work and learn from some of the best race officers in Australia.
For those who would prefer to remain on-shore there are a number of important roles available where volunteers meet and work with the athletes as well as the current and future Olympians. These roles range from yard management, race officiating, courtesy car drivers, competitor liaison, traffic management, on water blogging and more.
- Lunch Pack
- Race Official Seminars
- Certificate of Appreciation
- Invaluable major event experience
- Most importantly, a warm fuzzy feeling from helping deliver this fabulous regatta, you could be watching the next Olympic Sailor
Working with Childrens Card
As of the 1 August all volunteers are required to hold a Working With Childrens card (WWC). To appy for a WWC pleases visit the webiste to apply for a WWC card. Fill in the online form print out the form (only takes less than 5 mins) with a passport photo take it to Australia Post. There is no cost ot you only your time to fill in the applicaiton and visit Australia Post. If you have any questions regarding the WWC please contact your club or Callum Hazell at Australian Sailing on 9593 0066 for more information. Working With Childrens Online Application
Race Official Courses
Before or after the event you may wish to gain qualficaitons to become a Race Official in your state, for more informaiton take a look at the offering via the Australian Sailing website. Race Official Courses
To register as a volunteer, please complete the below form.
Should you have any questions, please contact Callum Hazell at [email protected]