Australian – Volunteering
Eureka tower climb
Being a customer service point of contact for registrations and helping event operations.
Info: Australia’s Biggest Vertical Race, Eureka Climb. Held at Eureka Tower (Tallest building in the southern hemisphere), Melbourne. Raising much needed funds for the two Charity Partners, Interplast & Whitelion, helping disadvantaged young people at home and abroad.
More info: http://www.eurekaclimb.com.au
Open House Melbourne
Site Manager / General Volunteer / Social Media & Marketing
Managing the opening of one of the locations, looking after other volunteers and providing customer service for the large crowds in attendance.
Info: Open House Melbourne event weekend is held in the last weekend of July each year, where over 100 buildings (including not usually open to the public) opens their doors, spanning 9 precincts to the public. Part of the worldwide Open house initiative spanning from Rome, New York to Barcelona. Open House Melbourne is a not-for-profit association that runs annual events providing the public a free and rare opportunity to discover a hidden wealth of architectural, engineering and historic buildings nestled around the city.
More info: http://www.openhousemelbourne.org
MCG Stadium Stomp
Managing 20 volunteers within a large section of the MCG area, ensuring participants safety, providing customer service and other sub-managerial duties as required.
Info: Stadium Stomp takes stair climbing and endurance events to a whole new level. It is Australia’s longest consecutive stair climb challenge held at Australia’s most revered stadium, the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Participants will climb up and down each of the bays on level 1 & level 4 before finishing on the MCG.
More info: http://www.stadiumstomp.com.au/