Volunteer with us

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Run Melbourne is Sole Motive’s premier event that with its event hub at Melbourne’s Grand Slam Oval.

At the core of Run Melbourne’s success lies the invaluable support of our dedicated volunteers. Without them, this event wouldn’t be the incredible experience it is.

Volunteering at Run Melbourne offers a unique chance to hone your skills, particularly if you aspire to a career in sports or event management. But it’s not just about professional growth; it’s about being a part of something grand that transforms an entire city. Join us, and let’s make Run Melbourne unforgettable together!


Saturday 20 July (shifts range from 7.45am-4pm)

Sunday 21 July (shifts range from 5.15am-12.30pm)


Grand Slam Oval,
Melbourne & Olympic Parks


Application deadline

12 July.

Note: Roles will be filled on a first in first served basis.


No prior experience is required! The only thing you need is enthusiasm and a willingness to help. We will provide you with on day instructions and volunteer manuals including maps, policies and event timetables so you are ready to assist us at this spectacular event.


Volunteers at Run Melbourne
Volunteers at Run Melbourne2

Individual roles include:

– Course Marshalls
– Start & Finish Line Assistants
– Entries / Race Pack Collection
– Drink Station Assistant
– Site Marshall
– And more!

As a volunteer, you will:

– Learn to work effectively within a team
– Have the opportunity to further develop your skills in communication, organisation and management
– Learn to work in a fast moving environment
– Have fun and enjoy a sense of fulfilment

Additional volunteer benefits

Individual volunteers can enjoy one of the following discounts:

20% retail discount

Entry to future events (up to $80)

How to apply

Email your Expression of Interest to James at volunteers@solemotive.com or apply below:

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