My Summer Workplace
  • Last updated:
  • 27 Sep 2016

Council's My Summer Workplace opportunities for 2016/2017 have now closed.

The My Summer Workplace program runs for three months starting 21 November and ending 23 February 2017. The program is open to university students and recent graduates.

The program

My Summer Workplace provides university students and graduates with an opportunity to gain experience and apply their knowledge and skills in the workplace. They will also build industry networks.

Opportunities for the 2016/2017 My Summer Workplace program relate to some of the following areas of study:

  • Human Resources  
  • Event Management 
  • Marketing 
  • Business 
  • Communication 
  • Town Planning 
  • Information Technology 
  • International Business / Marketing  
  • Mechanical, Electrical or Property Economics 
  • Urban and Regional Planning 
  • Sport and Event Management.

Placement duration

My Summer Workplace runs from 21 November until 23 February 2017. This includes a two week break over the Christmas/New Year period.


My Summer Workplace placements are paid. Students will receive a regular payment to help with the costs of transport, food and housing.


To be eligible for My Summer Workplace, applicants must: 

  • be enrolled in a tertiary course
  • have completed 16 or more subjects
  • have graduated within the last 12 months.

More information

For general enquiries email council's Human Resources team