Abunai! wants you as a Gopher!

Jun 14, 2017 | vacancies, Volunteers

Abunai! is looking for Gophers for Abunai! 2017: History in the Making. A Gopher is a lovely volunteer who will give us a helping hand during the con, performing various tasks.

A Gopher helps out for a minimum of 6 hours per day, in 3 hour shifts. There are several types of shifts: Cloakroom, Event, Register, Info desk, Video room, General, and Stand-by. For detailed information on the shifts, check our Help us as Gophers information page.

What’s in it for you?

  • If you show up to your shift and perform them well, your ticket cost will be refunded

  • A swagtastic, unique Abunai! t-shirt

  • Great work atmosphere at the Netherlands’ cosiest con

  • Lunch at Abunai!

  • Entrance to the VIP staff & volunteers relax lounge

  • After the con a get-together will be organized to celebrate a con well gophered


  • Be 16 years or older.

  • Be available for 6 hours per day

  • Be willing to work hard, but not too hard – helping and enjoying the con are not mutually exclusive!

Where can I sign up?

First of all: Thank you! Abunai! can not exist without the help of lovely people such as yourself who are willing to help us out. No volunteers, no Abunai!

Please e-mail gophers@abunaicon.nl if you’re interested with a short introduction e-mail. Our darling staff will handle your application as soon as possible.