Event Volunteers


The countdown to the 2024 Rockhampton Agricultural Show has begun, and Rockhampton Regional Council is once again reaching out to the community for their invaluable support as volunteers.

The Rockhampton Agricultural Show is not just an event; it's a cherished tradition that brings the community together. As we gear up for another unforgettable year, we are calling on individuals from all walks of life to join us in making it happen.


Volunteering at the Rockhampton Agricultural Show isn't just about lending a hand; it's about joining a passionate team, forging new friendships, and creating lasting memories. Whether you're a seasoned volunteer or new to the experience, there's a place for everyone in our dedicated crew.


As a token of our appreciation for your support, volunteers will enjoy a host of perks, including:

  • FREE Access: Explore all the excitement of the Show over the three days using your exclusive Volunteer pass!
  • FREE Show Volunteer Shirt: Receive a Show Volunteer shirt to wear with pride and keep as a memento of your contribution.
  • Short Shifts: Flexible volunteering with short shifts to suit your schedule, allowing you to enjoy the Show while helping out.
  • Resume Boost: Gain valuable volunteer experience to enhance your resume and showcase your dedication to the community.
  • Training and Networking: Take advantage of training opportunities and network with fellow volunteers, expanding your skills and connections.
  • 150th Anniversary collectable pin and tea towel: Take home a piece of history. 



The Rockhampton Agricultural Show has roles available across all three days of the event including: Volunteer positions normally include: 


Do you want to see what goes on behind the scenes and assist setting up the Rocky Show? This role is for those who have good manual handling skills for movement of stock, chairs, tables and set up of event equipment as required in the Competition spaces.

You must be available the week before the event and have the ability to:

  • Follow instructions
  • Maintain a high standard of workplace safety
  • Complete tasks on time



Welcome and assist attendees, providing information and ensuring a positive experience for all.




Help manage ticketing booths and assist with ticket scanning and enquiries. Onsite training will be provided. 




Our Site Crew plays an integral role working closely with the Rockhampton Agricultural Show Team and competition areas to complete jobs throughout the event hours in a time efficient manner.



Support the smooth running of various competitions and events, ensuring participants have everything they need.

Available areas include;

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Cookery
  • Cake Decorating
  • Fine Arts
  • Woodchop
  • Horses
  • Poultry

Join us in bringing the magic of the Rockhampton Agricultural Show to life! Whether you're a seasoned volunteer or looking to try something new, there's a role waiting for you. Don't miss this chance to be part of something truly special.


Apply below.