Event Workforce provides a casual workforce of students and graduates to clients in the event, sport and entertainment industries. We deliver a seamless extension to any event team, providing students and graduates with valuable industry experience.

Proud staffing provider for the biggest events and brands in Australia
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Our Story

Since placing Event Workforce staff into our very first event in 2010, our passion for the industry has continued to grow. While ensuring each event we are involved in is a success for the client, we also take great pride in providing career pathways for students and recent graduates in the event, sport and entertainment industries. To date
students Australia wide have gained industry experience via our unique Pathway Program.

What we Do

Event Workforce provides motivated students and graduates with exclusive access to event work opportunities. Through the Event Workforce Pathway students are able to track their progression in the events industry – guaranteeing happy students and happy clients.

Students and graduates

The possibilities are endless for students at Event Workforce. Find out here how you can gain experience in the events industry through various event work opportunities and springboard your career


Our long list of happy clients is a testament to the hard work our bright and bubbly staff put in. Click through to discover a point of difference in event staffing.

Tertiary Institutes

We all know the key to getting a job in our industry is partnering a degree with practical work experience. Find out how Event Workforce can create this link for you.


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Meet the Team.

Meet our core team, the driving force behind Event Workforce. Supported by our University Representatives and loyal Workforcers across the country, we strive to be the best in the business.

Team Member Rocks!

Shannan Gove

Director - Business Development

Shannan ensures that the business is constantly blossoming, meeting with new clients, and locking in new staff to increase opportunities for students across Australia.

Team Member Rocks!

Bennett Merriman

Director - Business Operations

Bennett works directly with affiliated universities across Australia to set-up Uni presentations, and is also the contact person for the chosen University representatives at selected institutes

Team Member Rocks!

Darcy Keighran

Manager - National Staffing

Our internal HR guru, Darcy is the man all Workforcers must know! As staffing coordinator he is responsible for recruiting, screening and placing the most dedicated Workforcers into the best event roles around the country

Happy Snaps

Check out our Workforcers in action. Their energy, enthusiasm and appetite for experience is infectious!

March 2015

0 staff at 5 events

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February 2015

110 staff at 50 events

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January 2015

435 staff at 80 events

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December 2014

311 staff at 45 events

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November 2014

454 staff at 66 events

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October 2014

213 staff at 29 events

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EW Latest

Catch up on all the latest Event Workforce news and feature articles via our blog and social media channels.

Posted on February 24, 2015

Scouting for new talent

Last week, Bennett, one of the directors flew to Sydney to continue our recruitment drive. Below he informs on the success of the trip… What a whirlwind trip that was! Departing Melbourne airport at 4.30am en route to the University of Technology Sydney for a huge day of recruiting and motivating the next team of […]

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Posted on February 9, 2015

Fresh ‘Hall of Fame’ additions

Nothing makes us more happy and proud than seeing Workforcers landing their dream job in the events industry. Here is a couple of the latest superstars that have made it! CONGRATULATIONS Tia, Nathan and Jaimie! Tia Kelly has been working with Event Workforce since 2013 and since then she has been involved with events such […]

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Where are we?

Our offices are located in Richmond, Melbourne

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