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Merrigong Theatre Company is a not for profit company that operates Wollongong’s premier performing arts venues, Illawarra Performing Arts Centre and the Wollongong Town Hall. The company also commissions, produces, presents and tours professional theatre.

Located in the beautiful coastal city of Wollongong, just over an hour south of Sydney, Merrigong Theatre Company is one of Australia’s most dynamic regional performing arts companies. 

We have the following exciting opportunities to join a vibrant and successful organisation that is a recognised arts industry leader.


Facilities Coordinator

Merrigong is wanting to appoint a Facilities Coordinator. The person we are seeking must be someone who can coordinate the maintenance and security aspects of our venues. They will need to work with contractors as well as take on a hands on role in regard to maintenance jobs to ensure our venues and equipment are kept in good order. This is a full time position however for the right applicant we would consider a part time arrangement.

Click here for a position description and details on how to apply.


Casual Chefs - The Social Cafe - Casual

Merrigong is currently seeking a number of chefs to work flexible hours in a busy environment in The Social, our café here in our theatre environment

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We have a great team of people who volunteer their time on everything from ushering to assisting in our office. We also offer a few longer term roles, where people volunteer their time and gain experience in a specific area of the performing arts industry. 

If you'd like to volunteer with us, call us on 02 4224 5959 or email us at

As part of the Marketing team, the Marketing Campaign Coordinator will deliver full service marketing and communication activities for a diverse range of Merrigong Theatre Company’s programs, and should have excellent communication and organisational skills and the ability to manage time and multiple projects effectively. They will also contribute to a positive team and work culture.