Without volunteers there is no Kiwiburn! Thank you to those who give their time and energy to making Kiwiburn happen for all of us. As well as seeing people enjoy the festival you helped create, you will work with an amazing group of people in our community from all over New Zealand; learn a wide range of skills which you can apply to life in the default world; and gain insight and experience volunteering on a unique (non-commercial) festival, working alongside our long-standing volunteers.

We need YOU! 

Kiwiburn is always looking for volunteers at every level, in year round leadership roles right through to daily onsite shifts during the event. There’s a variety of leadership roles available. Click the volunteer role(s) you’re interested in to open a pdf file of the full role description, and find out what’s involved.

Kiwiburn has a range of Volunteer Teams you can be part of.  Read an overview of the teams here, and if you have the time, energy, relevant skills and experience and are keen to be more involved, click on the role(s) below to view the job descriptions (pdf format).

When you’re ready, email volunteer@kiwiburn.com about the role you’re interested in!

Leadership roles currently available

Here are job descripions for the current Leadership roles – have a read! 

Admin Lead
Leave No Trace Lead

Position open – job description coming

Black Sheep Rangers Co-Lead (x2)
Gratitude Lead
Kitchen Lead
Gate Lead
Greeters Co-Lead (x2)
Site Office Lead
Pack Down Lead
Ticketing Lead
Center Camp Lead
Health & Safety Manager

Second in Charge (2IC) roles currently available

Admin 2IC
Kiwiburn Arts Committee 2IC

Position open – job description coming

Finance 2IC
Arts Facilitator 2IC
Crew Facilitator 2IC
Infrastructure Facilitator 2IC
Service Facilitator 2IC
Site Safety Facilitator 2IC
Volunteer Coordinator 2IC
Gate 2IC
Site Office pre event 2IC
Site Office during event 2IC
Site Managers 2IC
Ticketing 2IC
Theme Camps 2IC

Other roles available

Ticketing Team Member
Black Sheep Ranger
Conduct Committee Member
Depot Member
Greeters Member
MPW Team Member
Arts Committee Member
Kiwiburn Art Grants Committee – Finance Support

Position open – job description coming

Crew Support

Join the Communications Team:

Web Master 2IC

Communications Facilitator 2IC

Social Media Editor – Facebook