Sunday 23 June 2019 (4.30-7pm)
Festival Launch Party
– Lord Mayor to open
– Up to 150 members tickets available
– Community guests will also be invited
– Invitations to be sent out in April

Monday 1 July (6-8pm)
Volunteers BIG Thank You Party!
– FREE casual dinner & drinks to thank volunteers
for their great work and celebrate the end of the Festival.
With a 1960s theme.


  • Six diverse exhibitions – including school photographic competition, ‘My 2037’.
  • Fascinating audio-visual program – screened in a dedicated ‘Viewing Lounge’ and on a 2nd screen in the main exhibition space.
  • Two event Performances + two Celebration Parties
  • Five Talk and Panel Discussions
  • Film night, music + entertainment
  • Four Glebe Walks/Tours
  • New publications and local resources, plus more …!


Looking for a rewarding volunteer job? … No pay but lots of other great rewards

  • Want to build connections in the Glebe Community?
  • Want to help us deliver a fabulous community festival?

Below are a few of the opportunities for you and others…

1. Publicity and Promotion

  • Assist with social media
  • Distribute promotion materials
  • Put up outdoor banners

3. Set Up Displays

  • Set up & take down display stands
  • Mount images on display boards
  • Set up other displays

2. Event & Venue Management

  • Set up & pack up individual events
  • Greet visitors at the Welcome Desk
  • Host major displays
  • Assist with event catering support

4. Administration Support

  • Maintain the contact data base
  • Assist with invites and RSVPs
  • Collate Festival data
  • Assist with scheduling volunteers

Want to apply to find out more about how you can help?
Call Judy on mobile: 0417 446 425 or email: 50th@glebesociety.org.au

The Glebe Society acknowledges the support of City of Sydney in contributing to the Festival and the assistance of other sponsors.