Brisbane - Queensland

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Room 120/121
ModWest (Building 11A)
Mill Road
The University of Queensland, St Lucia


Paid parking until 9pm on Friday. Free parking on Saturday and Sunday.

Public Transport:

The closest bus stop is UQ Chancellors Place accessed by multiple bus routes from the Brisbane region. UQ Lakes can also be used however you will need to walk across the campus.

Operating hours:

Friday: 05.00pm - 11.00pm
Saturday: 08.00am - 11.00pm
Sunday: 08.00am - 06.00pm


Catering is provided

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Event Information

GovHack is an annual Open Data competition held across Australia. In 2023 it will be held on the weekend of 18th - 20th August. In 46 hours teams create a project page, proof of concept and a video that tells the story of how government data can be reused.

Attending a GovHack event

GovHack is a free event to attend for competitors. GovHack events are recorded in video, audio and photographic form. By attending, you acknowledge and accept that you may be the subject of such recording and your image may be publicly displayed in connection to the event. We will seek to accommodate but cannot guarantee any specific wish not to be recorded or image displayed.

Event Agenda (AEST)

Friday (18th August)

5:30 PM Door opens

6:15 PM Regional opening event begins

7:00 PM Competition begins, challenges announced

Saturday (19th August)

10:00 AM Mentors morning tea

12:00 PM Recommended challenge lock in time

7:00 PM GovHack Trivia Event

Sunday (20th August)

9:00 AM Recommended video underway time

4:00 PM Recommended video and project upload time

4:00 PM Onsite tradeshow of project presentation begins

5:00 PM Project submission deadline

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