YO Events is recruiting now!

Banner showing band playing on colourful stage in background, with the Yo Events logo in foreground and sponsor logos at top corners: Victorian State Government FReeZA program, City of Greater Bendigo

Ever had an idea for a really cool event but didn’t know where to start? Interested in live gigs and events? Want to learn how to run a stage?

Join the YO Events team!

YO Bendigo is looking for young volunteers to join the YO Events committee. YO Events organizes and runs live events for young people in Greater Bendigo, including music concerts, skate park competitions, movie nights, and more!

Why?

YO Events is a great way to see how your favourite events come together- and learn how to do it yourself! Gain experience in the music and events industries and have fun at the same time!

As a YO Events volunteer, you can:

  • Organize and run events for young people in and around Bendigo
  • Learn to plan, set up, and run a live event or stage
  • Meet musicians, artists, and other performers
  • Get access to exclusive workshops, technical training and behindthe-scenes tours
  • Gain valuable experience in the music and events industries

Who are we looking for?

Young people aged 12 – 24, living, studying or working in Greater Bendigo who:

  • Have a passion for creating interesting and entertaining events!
  • Are a team player with a positive attitude
  • Are proactive and enthusiastic

If you are over 18 you will need to hold a Working with Children Check (free for volunteers).

When?

YO Events meetings are held weekly on Thursdays from 5 - 6pm, at YO Bendigo (45 Mundy St, Bendigo) or online over Zoom.

YO Events volunteers are expected to:

  • Attend 1 hour long weekly meetings
  • Contribute constructively to event plans
  • Attend and assist with set up, running, and pack down of events (may be on weekends or after hours)

How do I join?

Want to get involved? Sign up in the form below or email [email protected]