W115809 - Event services

Event services
Warrnambool Agricultural Society Inc

Do you want to develop your hospitality, event management, agricultural or maintence skills? Have you always loved the show as a kid? Have you ever dreamed of working there? NOW IS YOUR CHANCE!
An amazing opportununity for multiple students has opened up at this years Warrnambool Show!
This is only a short placement but with LOADS of hands on experiences and opportunities for skills development!

Skills You Might Learn

Students will be able to learn and develop skills in hospitality, events managment, animal care, agriculture, administration all under the banner of the Warrnambool Show.
Students will gain hands on experience shared by knowledgeable locals who have worked on the show for years.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Students will have the opportunity to get their hands dirty at this placement! Tasks and duties include (but are not limited to...):
- Assisting with the front gate and welcoming visitors to the show.
- Assisting the show team in marking out and setting up stands and stalls.
- Filling showbags in preparation for show day.
- Setting up the information booth.
- Helping in the administration area to create awards and winning categories paperwork.
- Dressing up in costume and greeting visitors.
- Help judge animals and novelty events.
- Assist in multiple areas of the show on show day inc: Craft, Animals, Art, Food, Ute shows.
Students will have the opportunity to rotate around different tasks on show day.

Student Requirements

Students must have a 'have a go' attitude and not be afraid to get their hands dirty.
Students must follow instructions, and be flexible when it comes to working in the different areas of the show, and be willing to learn new skills.

Dress Requirements

Neat casual and sturdy closed toed shoes.
Students are more than welcome to wear their school uniforms.

Special Transport Requirements

Students will need to find their own way to/from the show site.


  • 22247VIC - Certificate II in Small Business (Operations/Innovation)
  • AHC20110 - Certificate II in Agriculture
  • SIT20316 - Certificate II in Hospitality
  • SIT30616 - Certificate III in Hospitality
  • VIC20116 - VCAL Studies
Positions: 31 Positions
ID Number: W115809
Industry Area: HOSPITALITY
Location: Warrnambool - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: Attendance will be discussed at the meet and greet interview. The placement will be available two weeks prior to the show and also on the show day. (There is an animal event only day on the Sunday too which students are most welcome to attend).
Added By: South West Local Learning & Employment Network


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