Volunteers are an important part of the Gallery. If you would like to volunteer, complete a volunteer application.
Front of House
Front of House volunteers play a vital role interacting with the public and promoting the exhibition program.
Assist with labelling stock
Assist with general enquiries
Ensuring the safety of artwork
Informing visitors of the current exhibitions
Assisting with Gallery learning programs, tours and workshops.
Blue Card (if applying for children's workshops)
Aid the artist/teacher
Greet and sign in participants
Assist in the set-up and pack-down of workshops
Assist artist/teacher with group supervision
Events volunteers help with assisting Gallery events, exhibition openings and artist talks.
Setting up tables and chairs
Pack up at the end of the event
Gallery attendants help guide visitors in the exhibition space. Volunteers will be well presented and be comfortable speaking with visitors.
Direct visitors in the exhibition space
Answer questions about artwork
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