COvid safe volunteers
updated 1st February 2021
The Elwood Community Market takes its responsibility seriously to keep the community COVID Safe.
If you are feeling unwell with COVID like symptoms on the day of the market please cancel your shift and stay home.
Prior to their shift all volunteers must complete the Staff Coronavirus Health Questionnaire and email to
Masks and hand sanitiser will be provided for volunteers and volunteers working in areas where social distancing is cannot be maintained will need to wear a mask.
All volunteers must understand and comply with COVID Safe Work practices and behaviours which will be outlined on signs in each work area.
Six principles of COVIDSafe workplaces
Ensure physical distancing
Wear a face mask
Practise good hygiene
clean and disinfect high touch surfaces
Make soap and hand sanitiser available for all workers and customers throughout the worksite and encourage regular handwashing.
Keep records and act quickly
Support workers to get tested and stay home even if they only have mild symptoms
Keep records of all people who enter the event for contact tracing.
Avoid interactions in enclosed spaces
Move as much activity outside as possible
Enhance airflow by opening windows and doors.
Create workforce bubbles
Keep groups of workers rostered on the same shifts at a single worksite and ensure there is no overlap of workers during shift changes.