Volunteers are being sought to help with the first Queenstown
Blues and Roots Festival on April 26.
About 40 volunteers are needed the day before the festival to
assist with ticketing, people management and set-up and
pack-down, in return for free entry to the event, food and
''We're after trustworthy and hardworking people who are over
18 and can spare a minimum six hours of their time to help
out at what will be an amazing event,'' festival director
Grant Hilton said.
''Volunteers are crucial to making the event a success and
we're looking for people to fill a variety of roles. So, for
example, anyone with general handyman skills who can operate
machinery or move boxes around would be useful for the
• The application form is available on the festival website.