The search is on for volunteers to help out with the upcoming New Zealand Lions Series. More than 150 people are needed to be city ambassadors for the 34,500 visitors expected to hit Auckland during the tour. Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) head of major events Charmaine Ngarimu said the volunteers are an integral part in ensuring events run smoothly. City ambassadors for the series will be positioned at key locations around Auckland to provide directions, city information, fanzone, fan trail and games information to visitors for the rugby. Volunteers will be required for shifts on June 23 to 25 and July 7 to 9 from 10am to 6pm. Visit volunteernet.org.nz to volunteer as a city ambassador the Lions tour.