Volunteering with the Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Are you passionate about photography, visual communication, creative communities and the arts? Click here to apply as a volunteer.

We are now accepting applications from people wanting to join our team to assist with bringing the best of photographic arts to Australia. Volunteers play an integral role in the everyday running of the Biennale, during our festival and throughout the year. You are provided with an enriching experience whilst learning new skills and opportunities to develop new networks.

About BIFB
Founded in 2005, the Ballarat International Foto Biennale attracts significant International and Australian photographers and is one of Australia’s pre-eminent photographic festivals. The Biennale is on from 28 August to 24 October 2021.

Who can volunteer with BIFB?
BIFB relies on its large team of volunteers to make the magic happen. From the smallest details to the grandest projects, our volunteers are assisting with every part. We have teachers and technicians, students and secretaries, homemakers and hospitality specialists, carpenters and carpet layers, parents and photographers, receptionists and retirees, artists and archivists. It is likely you have skills and expertise we need and we aim to provide you with the opportunity to gain valuable experience during your time with us.

Volunteer Information Sessions – 6pm Wednesdays via Zoom from 1st September

The Ballarat International Foto Biennale is back and we would love for you to be involved! New volunteers, and those interested in learning more about volunteering at the Biennale, are invited to attend an online information session to find out more.

The information session is being held via Zoom at 6pm every Wednesday from 1st September and registration is required. 

To attend the Volunteer Information Sessions on Zoom or find out more, click here.