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About Burrinja

Burrinja is at the heart of the creative community of the Dandenong Ranges. 

Burrinja is a not-for-profit organisation that thrives thanks to the support of Yarra Ranges Council, artists, visitors and our community.  We deliver a wide array of cultural experiences to the Dandenong Ranges region and beyond. The 400 seat theatre and 130 studio theatre combines professional performers, community and school productions with a range of commercial and other hire events, while three exhibition spaces, artist’s studios and cultural development events ensures a vibrant visual and community arts program.  

Annually, Burrinja supports around 300 activities both inside the facility and out in the community, reaching around 80,000 people annually. 

Burrinja is: Obsessed with art. Focussed on community. Steered in partnership. Interested in tomorrow. 

Aware of history. Seeking Impact. Continuously learning. Driven by ethics. 

We look for people who can instil these values. 


Current Vacancies


Burrinja is looking for new team member. Are you our new Music Producer? You will be responsible for the development of a comprehensive year round music offering at Burrinja. Music at Burrinja has been off the scene for over two years due to refurbishments and lockdowns so we are looking for someone who has their finger on the pulse of what is happening in the music scene and can curate a unique music offering for the Hills. 

We are looking for someone who works well with promoters and agents and can negotiate a good deal to bring the best artists to the region. Burrinja attracts a wide cross section of people from the community so you’ll ideally have experience of programming music for different generations and for different music tastes. 

You’ll take pride in your program and will think creatively about how to promote it far and wide. You are someone who is motivated to reach ticket sales targets and looks for opportunities to work with promoters to achieve these targets. 

Your love of and experience in music programming shines through and you really want to support artists to reach new audiences and to give audiences the joy of experiencing quality live music. You’ll be genuinely excited to work with artists to realise and deliver exceptional music events in the Burrinja annual program.

This is a 12 month part time position– 10 hrs a week across multiple days as negotiated. 

Download the full position description HERE


We would love to hear from you so please send your CV (no longer than three pages) and a 500 word response to the Key Responsibilities, Skills & Experience highlighting why you are the ideal person for this position.

Email your application to: Toni Kirk, Chief Operating Officer: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications close: 5pm, Wednesday 5th January

Interviews: Wednesday 12th January 2022 (in person or online)

Position commences: February 2022


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