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Become a Commitee Member

Fundraising and Events » Become a Commitee Member

Become a Commitee Member

We are always looking for volunteers to join the Relay For Life organising committee. This is the perfect opportunity for you to engage your local community and use your natural talents in a way that makes a real difference - by uniting the Canberra community in the fight to beat cancer!

Weekly time commitments vary depending on the role. As a member of the committee, you will be closely supported by the Cancer Council ACT events team and other members of the committee. More information about Relay For Life can be found

The following volunteer positions form the Relay For Life organising committe who assist in the organisation of this incredible event.  

  • Chairperson
  • Activities Coordinator
  • Entertainment Coordinator
  • Logistics Coordinator
  • Marketing & Media Coordinator
  • Secretariat
  • Sponsorship & Donations Coordinator
  • Survivor Coordinator
  • Team Development Coordinator
  • Volunteer Coordinator

If you are interested in applying for one or more of these positions please complete and submit the application form below. If you would like more information about the positions please contact Lisa Meares on (02) 6257 9999 or email.

Application for Volunteer Position

Skills and Qualifications

Personal Information


Please list contact details of at least two (2) referees whom we can contact regarding your suitability for the position. Please note that we will only do this after consulting with you first.

Privacy / Confidentiality Statement

The information that you provide in this application is treated as personal and sensitive. It is collected by Cancer Council ACT for its own purposes and other employees of Cancer Council ACT who may require access to your personal information in connection with your application. All information will, except as required or allowed by law, be treated as confidential. This information will be stored in the Human Resources Department. If it is not required, it will be destroyed. If you wish to contact the Cancer Council ACT about your personal and sensitive information please phone the Chief Executive Officer during office hours on (02) 6257 9999.

Applicant Declaration

By submitting/signing this form I attest that the information supplied is true and accurate, to the best of my knowledge. I understand that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a member of the Relay For Life Volunteer Organising Committee but that there will be a selection process including a face to face interview for preferred candidates only. I understand that any appointment offered to me is subject to this information being correct. I acknowledge that any misrepresentation of facts will prevent this volunteer position from being offered to me.