Like many key organisations, we achieve huge things with a small core team of 4 staff. Our headquarters is a busy hub of activity with our workforce expanding to upwards of 20 people when projects are in full swing. Working for Arena, you can expect great conversation about art and ideas, the opportunity to grow professionally and expand your networks, and a friendly and flexible working environment.

Available positions are listed below:


Come and join our award-winning, internationally recognised company producing theatre for young audiences in Bendigo.

We are seeking a qualified accountant for one day per week, to manage the payroll, supplier payments, PAYG, BAS and GST obligations, bank reconciliations, financial reporting and annual budgeting. Your experience within a not-for-profit, government funded organisation would be extremely valuable, and experience with Xero accounting software is essential.

Click here to download a detailed job description.

Please email your CV and a cover letter to info@arenatheatre.com.au by the 9th November 2018.


Bendigo Region Artists - We want to hear from you!

Arena has recently moved to Bendigo and is committed to working with local artists from the Bendigo region.

We are now seeking expressions of interest from performers, writers, production designers, lighting designers, sound designers, composers, digital artists, production managers, stage managers, set builders, costume makers, photographers, and schools workshop facilitators. 

Artist EOI


We don’t hold open auditions but will keep on file any CVs and headshots sent to us. If you’d like to work with Arena as a performer, please consider inviting Arena to any productions you are performing in: seeing your work is the best means of showcasing your skills to us.


When possible Arena takes on volunteers to assist on our productions and to be involved in the ongoing work of the company. Volunteers can gain experience in arts administration, event planning, marketing, creative development and website management. Volunteers are supported and encouraged to learn new skills, develop industry contacts and to have fun.

For more information on upcoming volunteer opportunities, please Get in Touch.