ID: 206832

Brisbane Kokoda Challenge - MC - Saturday 1 June 2024

Recreation One off - an event Brookfield QLD

About this opportunity

Position Overview: We are looking for an enthusiastic and engaging Volunteer Event MC to host and guide participants, spectators, and fellow volunteers through the various activities and stages of the Kokoda Challenge. As the voice of the event, you will play a crucial role in creating a positive and energetic atmosphere, keeping the audience informed, and contributing to the overall success of the event.

Key Responsibilities:

* Opening Ceremonies: Host the opening ceremonies, welcoming participants, 
   acknowledging sponsors, and setting the tone for the event.
* Event Announcements: Provide timely and engaging announcements, updates, and 
   information about the event schedule, activities, and any changes.
* Participant Recognition: Acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of 
   participants, teams, and volunteers, creating an inclusive and supportive 
* Interaction with Participants: Engage with participants, encourage team spirit, and 
   facilitate interviews or conversations with event participants and special guests.
* Emergency Procedures: Communicate important safety and emergency information 
   to participants and attendees as needed.


* Strong public speaking and communication skills.
* Energetic, enthusiastic, and comfortable engaging with diverse audiences.
* Ability to adapt to a dynamic event schedule and handle unexpected changes.
* Previous experience as an MC or public speaker is a plus.


* Being the vibrant voice of the Kokoda Challenge, contributing to a positive and 
   memorable event.
* Gain experience in event hosting and audience engagement.
* Certificate of appreciation and acknowledgment for your contribution.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Groups of 10 or more
  • People Learning English
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Young adults, 18 - 24
Type of work
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Sport & Physical Activity