SHB Bigger Bash 2022 – We need you!
We are looking for volunteers to support with an all-day Cricket tournament, the SHB Bigger Bash, held at The Kia Oval on Thursday 15th September 2022.
What will I be doing?
As a Special Events Volunteer, you will be supporting the Bigger Bash onsite as either a team caddy or general assistant. You will be assisting the cricket teams our special events which help raise crucial funds to grant life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.
How will I be supported?
You will have an allocated contact at SHB who will brief you and will provide on-site training to help you succeed in this role.
06:30 caddies and first shift GA arrive onsite and check in
07:00 volunteer briefing
07:30 caddies assigned to a team captain, players briefing, registration. GAs set up flags, signage. Breakfast for all
09:00 first matches begin, caddy to ensure their team are happy and have everything they need
12:00 lunch starts, spectators arrive, GA volunteers to assist with guest arrival and directing them to their seats
12:30 second shift GA arrive for briefing
13:00 first shift GA leave and second shift continue with guest arrival, selling raffle tickets, collecting donations
14:00 lunch finishes
17:00 cricket finishes
18:00 award ceremony for teams.
19:00 caddies and GAs depart
What we're looking for
We have two roles available for you to choose from:
Caddies 06:30 – 19:00 (must have cricket knowledge)
• Cricket scoring
• Ensuring the team area are familiar with the facilities and format of the day
• Keeping them topped up with refreshments throughout the day
• Ensuring they are happy and enjoying themselves throughout the day!
General Assistant Volunteers 06:30 – 13:00 or 12:30 – 19:00
• Assisting with the set up or close of the event which will include some heavy lifting of flags and water bases, ensuring all signage is in place
• Collecting tickets on the door
• Selling raffle tickets
• Collecting donations
• Ensuring guests are familiar on where to go
• Making guests aware of the raffle prizes up for grabs
Salary & Benefits
Breakfast and lunch are provided for volunteers on the day