Our team of volunteers are a crucial part in staging a quality event, who we deeply appreciate. It’s also a fantastic way to get hands-on experience of a music event and give back to the Barossa Valley community.

Volunteers will complete their shifts in exchange for their Silver Raven Festival ticket and limited edition Silver Raven crew tee. You may note your preferred role from the below list, but we do appreciate some flexibility as first preferences can not always be granted.

General volunteers must be at least 16 years of age or over, any volunteer involved in bar or door hosting duties must be at least 18 years. Proof of age may be requested. Volunteers agree to abide by a code of conduct.

Installation crew:

If you’re the kind of hands-on, technical person who wants to get to know the real behind-the-scenes stuff this role is for you. Covering installation of site aesthetics, bars, lighting, plumbing, signage, fencing & more experience with power tools is a real plus here. Some site crew shifts will be completed in the week leading up to the event.

Bar staff:

Experience hospitality staff we want you! Serving behind the bar, assisting with set-up and pack-down and generally being helpful in a 4-hour shift on the day. You must be 18 years old or over and hold a current RSA certificate valid for South Australia. Please provide a copy of your RSA certificate with your application.

Door hosts:

The first faces of the festival – happy, friendly people who are also confident and assertive. Door hosts must be at least 18 years of age or over. You will complete a 4 hour shift on the day manning the gates, welcoming people, taking and selling tickets & checking ID.

General site crew:

Keen to just roll-up your sleeves and get stuck in? We need energetic, enthusiastic staff to assist with parking, site clean-up, runners amongst all the other general, but vitally important jobs on the day. Site crew will complete a 4 hour shift on the day.

Bus hosts:

We need responsible people (18 years and over) to host the return bus transfers from Adelaide City. You will need to assist the driver with the passenger manifest prior to departures and general crowd control duties in transit, ensuring everyone gets to and from the festival safely.


To apply, please send us a short email with your name, contact details, preferred job role and brief overview of your relevant experience and/or qualifications to Emily Hay with the subject line ‘Silver Raven volunteer application’