Volunteer Opportunities

World Firefighters Games

Event Dates:
19 October – 28 October 2012

Several Venues in Sydney

The firefighters heading to Sydney in 2012 are proud representatives of one of the world’s most respected professions.
The Games celebrate their community spirit, heroism, health and fitness, and their camaraderie. Join the 10-day celebration as a volunteer – and help make Sydney 2012 the ‘best ever’ World Firefighters Games!
You will get to see some fantastic sporting events, it will be great fun and you will meet lots of different people and, of course, you will be doing a useful job for the community.


You can register for your shifts on the right hand side of this page.

Already registered?  Join our WFG Volunteers Facebook group  and start chatting with fellow volunteers…

Volunteer Benefits
Lunch Packs (on days volunteering)
Free public transport during the event
Access to all events and venues

*International volunteers please note you are responsible for your own travel to Sydney and Accommodation arrangements. Please visit http://movestravel.com.au/ the official travel partner of the WFG2012 for information on flights and accommodation if required.

Volunteer Roles
Volunteer roles will include helping to set up and take down sporting equipment, meeting competitors and helping them with their kits etc, meeting and greeting the public and guiding them to their seats. We will also need volunteers to help with administration, catering, uniforms and many other tasks. No particular skills are required just the enthusiasm to get involved.

We are also recruiting for some specific roles like PHOTOGRAPHERS & VIDEOGRAPHERS. If you are interested in these please register your interest on the right hand side of this page and send us your credentials to [email protected]

Volunteers will be divided in 3 Teams: 
Please select 1 team of the below based own your area of convenience or the sports you would like to see.

After selecting your team you will receive a confirmation of your involvement in the Games.  If you are accepted into the team you will receive more information about how to select your shifts in August.