Registrations are now open

Our volunteers are a vital part of making Open House Melbourne a success. We couldn’t do it without them!  

We’re currently looking for new volunteers to join the team — from students, to retirees, to die-hard architecture fans, we encourage everyone to apply — the diversity of Open House volunteers is part of what makes our program so special.

This year’s Open House Weekend will be held on the weekend of 24 + 25 July 2021. If you love Open House, and have ever thought about volunteering, 2021 is a great time to get involved as we reconnect with our city.  

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OPEN HOUSE building Volunteers

Building Volunteers are vital for ensuring visitors have the best possible experience by providing building access, tour guidance and answering questions. We need over 400 volunteers to make the OHM Weekend possible, and we’d love for you to join us.

Download the position description for more details on the role and responsibilities:

Position Description


Need to know

  1. The 2021 Open House Melbourne Weekend will be on SATURDAY 24 + SUNDAY 25 JULY 2021
  2. You will need to be available on either the Saturday OR the Sunday (or both!)
  3. You will be required to complete a 4 ­hour shift in the morning OR afternoon
  4. You must be available to complete an online training session


Staying COVIDSafe

We are working closely with the Victorian Government and Department of Health to deliver a COVIDSafe event. The wellbeing of our Volunteers, Staff and Patrons remains one of Open House Melbourne’s priorities, and we have put in place comprehensive measures to comply with the current Victorian Government Guidelines and current public health advice.


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