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
The Color Run
Tough Mudder
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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!

January 2015

282 staff at 71 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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September 2014

210 staff at 43 events

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August 2014

263 staff at 39 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 January 29, 2015

January mayhem!

January has flown by and with over 70 events in under 4 weeks it’s safe to say it has not been a dull moment here at EW! Following is a bit of summary from two of the biggest events we have been lucky to be a part of! The Asian Cup kicked off on the 9th Jan […]

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Posted on January 15, 2015

Gavin the man!

Gavin McKean – Operations Coordinator for Queensland Rugby Union Gavin has worked with Event Workforce since February 2013 and has been involved in over 15 events such as the 20/20 cricket, Color Run and Tough Mudder. Whilst studying Sports and Event Management at Griffith Uni he completed an internship with Queensland Rugby Union for 18 months, which assisted in his eventual transition to the […]

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Where are we?

Our offices are located in Richmond, Melbourne

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