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Firstly, a HUGE thank you to all 2016 Eastern Unigames Volunteers and Interns! Australian University Sport is extremely grateful for the all their hard work and invaluable contribution to a succesful 2016 Eastern University Games.

Internship and Volunteering opportunities for the 2017 Eastern Unigames are currently available.  

Volunteering and interning at an Australian University Sport (AUS) event presents an opportunity to work alongside sport and event management professionals. Stand out from the crowd by developing new skills and acquiring real world experience. Internship and Games time volunteer positions also provide an opportunity to make new friends, learn and develop new skills, be part of a fast paced energetic environment but most importantly have fun.

 As an intern or volunteer you will:

  1. Receive industry relevant training
  2. Be mentored by AUS staff
  3. Make industry contacts
  4. Build your resume with quality work experience
  5. Receive an event t-shirt, hoodie, certificate of appreciation


There are a number of internship opportunities available in the below functional areas. Generally, interns are required to commit to one day per week in the lead up to the Eastern University Games, then full time for the games week (Sunday 2 July - Thursday 6 July). Click on the links below to access the position descriptions for each role, plus information on how to apply. 

Sport -  Sport Liaison Assistants

Operations -  Operations Assistant

Marketing and Media - Broadcast & Video Design Assistant Digital Media Assistant , Sponsorship Supervisor , Marketing Supervisor , Media & Commmunications Supervisor

Human Resources - Workforce Assistant

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are VITAL to the success of the Eastern University Games. The majority of positions below require volunteers to be available for the duration of Event Week in Newcastle; Monday 3 July - Thursday 6 July. Click on the links below to access the position descriptions for each role, plus information on how to apply.  

Sport - Sport Team LeadersSport Volunteers

Marketing and Media - Photography ManagerPhotographersJournalists

Human Resources - Games Centre Assistant


For general enquiries about any internship or volunteer role, or for more information contact the Eastern Unigames Event Coordinator, Laura Jones via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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