Entries to 🌟 Telling Stories with Open Data

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Once Upon A Crime.

A song about Australian convicts and their history. Taking multiple data sets about Australian convicts, we used the information in them to write a song about two convicts in particular. this song is designed to be informative, and enjoyable. it is suitable for school and community.

Go to Project | Elly & Lilli

Kwatyeke Akaltye-irreme

Spread awareness of water issues to new residents

Go to Project | Kwatye

Project MySafeCity

To attract tourist and make the city more livable we need to leverage our surrounding data and create a safe and short pathway for an individual travelling inside the Ballarat city. Based on the data points of previous crime scenes, sad feedback of previous visitors, mySafeCity application will p...

Go to Project | Disruptors

In Tent City

Homelessness Include a plug for services People coming to Melbourne because the homelessness services are better than anywhere else in Oz An opportunity to change the face of homelessness - Something about culture - There’s a community -We’re not drug addicts, we’re not abusive, we’re ...

Go to Project | In Tent City


Through wrangling and analysis of data about school location, school zone and enrollment of every school in Victoria State, as well as the birth and migration rate of each region, our product provides two interfaces to offer solutions for both parents and education system, including government an...

Go to Project | Captain Hacker


H2GO is an interactive and educational challenge designed for young people to develop a greater understanding about water, the hydrologic cycle, its impact on the surrounding ecosystem and the changes they can make in their own lives. With the effects of global warming ever increasing, resulti...

Go to Project | ElectronicallyE

eNLB - "The Future of AG"

eNLB – “The Future of AG” Brings together interactive technology with the traditional livestock branding process in line with other national livestock tracking and identification systems. Our easy to use out of the box software for farmers & other enthusiasts bridges the gap with current e...

Go to Project | AgTech 2050

Water Aid

INTRODUCTION There are four members making up KTKT who are Kylie, Thanh, Karthik and Tin. The project the group produces for the GovHack2019 competition. PROBLEM The problem the team wishes to tackle is water resource management in Australia. A central theme connecting them, with data across...

Go to Project | Keep The Kool Time (KTKT)

Transport Hacks

In this project we are undertaking two challenges. The first challenge is the traffic congestion problem in the CBD area. As per our research in the US alone congestion cost 305 billion dollars which is an increase of 10 billion from the previous year. One of the main reasons for traffic cong...

Go to Project | ANONYMOUS

The Power Spot

The Power Spot provides a simple way to visualise how much of our energy is coming from renewable sources, how much renewable energy we are storing in the grid and using later, also, how much energy we are sharing with our neighbours, and how much energy is coming from non renewable sources. ...

Go to Project | Noosa Power

indigi : The Indigenous Language Learning App

Our project aims to create platform that raises awareness and helps to promote and preserve the Aboriginal language. Through gamification we will create an indigenous language learning application known as “Indigi”, that allows for easy learning and understanding of various indigenous dialects. ...

Go to Project | TheKelliFanClub

Australian InduStory

A cohesive story about the past & present of businesses in Australia.

Go to Project | CamBamBaJam


Our project is an app that help tourists and locals alike by providing information on many of the necessary information about your location or a specific location that is searched by the user, this information ranges from providing the user with location of toilets and ATM's through to giving the...

Go to Project | Team 57k

Youth Justice Maze

We’ve always been passionate about what can be done to help disadvantaged people and particularly a group of young people whose stories don’t often get told – those in our youth justice system. We have linked data in Victoria to evidence-based messages about youth justice to build empathy for you...

Go to Project | Team 514


Mae is history knowledgeable chatbot that is tailored to enhance dialog and conversations using text or audio (Smart Devices e.g. Phone or Google Home) and integrates into websites, applications or instant messengers (e.g. Facebook Messenger) to get closer to end users. The goal is to deliver an ...

Go to Project | ARCS

What Will We Look Like?

We attempted to use 1990 to 2020 data, and from this forecast to 2050, to give us an idea of what Australia would be like then.

Go to Project | Coder's Unite

tell me a story

Suburb gentrification - a tale of two suburbs

Go to Project | Deep Fried Brains

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