Volunteer applications for 2023 are now closed. 

If you would like to register your interest in volunteering next year, please feel free to contact us and we will send you a reminder when applications re-open in January 2024. 

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Thank you, and we’ll see you at the Festival! 

"I have enjoyed contributing to a cultural highlight of the city with people who are just as excited as I am about mixing with interesting thinkers, readers, and writers. The buzz of the volunteers is infectious, and I always look forward to catching up with volunteers I've worked with before and then making new friends.”

Sofia (10-time volunteer)