Volunteer with Starlight - Gold Coast Color Run

ID: 135555
  • Family Services
  • One off - a few hours

About this opportunity

Gold Coast, get ready to get your **COLOR ON!** The Color Run, also known as the "Happiest 5k on the Planet" is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality. This year they are on their Color Run LOVE Tour, encouraging participants to celebrate what we love about ourselves, each other, and the planet we all share.

**Starlight is the Official Charity Partner this year!! ** There are going to be amazing Starlight supporters taking part in this great race to raise funds for Starlight's programs! Yay!!

Vollies are needed to help with the smooth running of the event. See below some of the cool roles you can get involved in!

  • Pre-Event Kit Collection | Friday, 16th August| 7:30am - 1:30pm OR 1:00pm  - 7:00pm

Helping with the distribution of race kits, assisting with registrations and getting color runners excited!!

  • Event Day Course Marshals | Sunday, 18th August

6:30am -  1:30pm: Color Zone! You'll be based on the Color Run Course, cheering on participants and throwing colour powder at the runners!( and LOTS of high-5s!)

7:30am - 1:30pm: Color Run Finish Line and Finish Festival! The fun doesn't stop at the finish line, it's just getting started! Finish line volunteers will be cheering on participants (who by this stage, will be completely covered in COLOR), guiding them to the finish line and directing them to the Finish Festival!! The excitement continues at the Finish Festival where participants and can dance away whilst to the DJ's tunes!

Good for

  • Groups of 10 or more
  • People Learning English
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Time required

There are a variety of shifts to choose from! Pre - Event Kit Collection: Friday, 16th August | 7:30am - 1:30pm OR 1:00pm - 7:00pm Event Day Course Marshals | Sunday, 18th August 6:30am - 1:30pm: Color Zone! 7:30am - 1:30pm: Color Run Finish Line and Finish Festival!

Interested in
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Fundraising & Events