Volunteer with us

Be part of the world’s largest Japanese Film Festival by volunteering with us! This is a great opportunity to make new friends, gain practical experience and learn the behind-the-scenes work of the JFF.

Volunteering is separated into two rounds:

1 – Pre-Festival: Assisting with promotions in the lead up to the Festival.

2 – Festival: Front of house support and event assistance during the Festival.

Each round has a separate registration process.


You must:

  • be passionate about promoting Japanese culture
  • possess conversational English speaking and writing skills
  • be 18+ to apply

Register now for the pre-festival round

Canberra – open
Brisbane – opening soon
Perth – opening soon
Adelaide – opening soon
Sydney – opening soon
Melbourne – opening soon

Enquiries: volunteer[at]jpf.org.au