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Do you want to be a part of the Southern Hemisphere's largest Junior Football tournament?

Every year, the McDonald’s Kanga Cup Organising Committee is on the lookout for enthusiastic, driven people to join our team in a number of different roles! Whether you’re studying and looking for experience in a rewarding, fast-paced field, you’re keen to take on a new challenge as a Venue Manager or you want to lend some of your time to the McDonald’s Kanga Cup, we want to hear from you!



The McDonald’s Kanga Cup is an event that relies on the contribution of volunteers to run seamlessly each year.

There are plenty of roles to go around each year, and you can pick your preferred one based on who you are and what you enjoy.

Between Venue Managers, Venue Assistants, Results Managers, Referee Coordinators and more there is a position for everyone at the McDonald’s Kanga Cup.

To register your interest as a volunteer and join the team, please head to this form and complete it with your preferences!


Venue Managers

McDonald’s Kanga Cup Venue Managers are an integral part of the tournament running smoothly, and during the week will be the first point of contact at each ground for many participants.

The primary tasks will centre on communications, people management, time management and delegation.

Specific tasks include:

  • Be the KCOC representative at venues to answer questions and help competing teams, spectators and McDonald’s Kanga Cup partners (such as merchandisers and photographers)
  • Liaise with your workforce team to ensure tasks are completed and teams are content – delegate/help if necessary
  • Liaise with the KCOC throughout the week in regards to field condition and the ability to play matches
  • Set Up/Pack Up McDonald’s Kanga Cup signage at venue and lock up each day

Click here for a full role description!

To apply, head here and fill out the form!


Every year, the McDonald’s Kanga Cup offers students a chance to further their studies and gain industry experience through our Internship positions.

2019 is no different, so have a look below and get in touch with Melinda Green via email to apply or if you have a question.


McDonald’s Kanga Cup Events Assistant