2018 State & Territory Winners

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Australian Capital Territory

Spirit of GovHack – Australian Capital Territory

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Craig Thomler

Runner Up

Jorge Garcia

Business Canberra

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

BizX – Business Transformed See on Hackerspace
by DXC Technology

Healthy Canberra

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

MyCity See on Hackerspace
by B&C

My Canberra

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

SparkLife See on Hackerspace
by Giraffii

Future Canberra

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

Virtual Emergency Management See on Hackerspace
by Null VRiables

Caring Canberra

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

Care Gov (beta) See on Hackerspace
by Oakton

ACT GovHack Acceleration Award

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government in partnership with the Canberra Innovation Network

Winner

Canberra Business Ninja See on Hackerspace
by Team 36

Honourable Mention

MyCity See on Hackerspace
by B&C

Honourable Mention

Grants Genie See on Hackerspace
by Grant Gurus

First Hackers

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

Yerrabi See on Hackerspace
by data d00ds

Data as Art

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

Beautiful Infringements See on Hackerspace
by Null VRiables

Quirky Canberra

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

Reloqtr See on Hackerspace
by Team RGB(255,0,0)

Story telling with data

sponsored by Australian Capital Territory Government

Winner

Age-Friendly Canberra See on Hackerspace
by Project 77


New South Wales

Spirit of GovHack – New South Wales

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Raymond Doan

Urban Heat Challenge

sponsored by City of Parramatta Council

Winner

Beat the Heat See on Hackerspace
by Crisp4Good

Spatial data challenge

sponsored by Department of Finance, Service and Innovation

Winner

This Place See on Hackerspace
by This Place

Runner Up

My Two Cents See on Hackerspace
by Fighting Mongooses

Honourable Mention

Insolved See on Hackerspace
by Hard Pivot

Honourable Mention

Crowdsourcing data audits See on Hackerspace
by Happy Goats

What do you want from government data challenge?

sponsored by Department of Finance, Service and Innovation

Winner

Climatic See on Hackerspace
by Climatic

Runner Up

Project X-chatbot See on Hackerspace
by Team UTS MDSI -Chatbot

Honourable Mention

HealthLink See on Hackerspace
by HealthLink

Honourable Mention

Weather To Go See on Hackerspace
by Team 18

Transforming Ultimo

sponsored by University of Technology Sydney

Winner

KickStart-Up See on Hackerspace
by mbae

Runner Up

HealthLink See on Hackerspace
by HealthLink

Data4Good

sponsored by Altis Consulting

Winner

Don’t Make Me Wait See on Hackerspace
by Lucky Shot

Runner Up

This Place See on Hackerspace
by This Place

SEED – Open Data with a Purpose

sponsored by The Office of Environment and Heritage

Winner

Climatic See on Hackerspace
by Team Placeholder

Runner Up

The Wild Australia See on Hackerspace
by CloudBench

Runner Up

Don’t Make Me Wait See on Hackerspace
by Lucky Shot

Chatbots are the Future

sponsored by Vesuvio

Winner

Don’t Make Me Wait See on Hackerspace
by Lucky Shot

Honourable Mention

Project Glad You Bot It Up See on Hackerspace
by Six to Fix

Honourable Mention

Shaping Australian Stories See on Hackerspace
by TeamX

People’s Choice – New South Wales

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Insolved See on Hackerspace
by Hard Pivot


Northern Territory

Spirit of GovHack – Northern Territory

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Imma Claire

Runner Up

Dominic Thompson

Best of Alice Springs

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Northern Territory Government

Winner

Alice Solar Homes See on Hackerspace
by SolarAS

Runner Up

Pay It Forward See on Hackerspace
by HutSix

Best of Darwin

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Northern Territory Government

Winner

👟 Active Cities 👟 See on Hackerspace
by 🚶‍♀️ Active Aces 🚶‍♂️

Runner Up

The Darwin Heatsync Project See on Hackerspace
by Heat Syncs

Innovating parking in Darwin City

sponsored by City of Darwin

Winner

Smart parking See on Hackerspace
by If there’s time

Runner Up

Everyday Active See on Hackerspace
by Death Clock

Make Darwin the coolest city around

sponsored by City of Darwin

Winner

The Darwin Heatsync Project See on Hackerspace
by Heat Syncs

Runner Up

Smart parking See on Hackerspace
by If there’s time

Connecting the health and fitness community in the CBD

sponsored by City of Darwin

Winner

The Darwin Heatsync Project See on Hackerspace
by Heat Syncs

Runner Up

👟 Active Cities 👟 See on Hackerspace
by 🚶‍♀️ Active Aces 🚶‍♂️

New Engaging Ways to connect to upcoming NTG Open Data Portal

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Northern Territory Government

Winner

Open Data portal See on Hackerspace
by Nobody

Honourable Mention

Discover Darwin See on Hackerspace
by Four 21

You’re Not Alone: Teen Health Challenge

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Northern Territory Government

Winner

Pay It Forward See on Hackerspace
by HutSix

Honourable Mention

Save lives with Data See on Hackerspace
by Nobody

You’re Not Approved: Aged Care Challenge

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Northern Territory Government

Winner

Pay It Forward See on Hackerspace
by HutSix

Honourable Mention

👟 Active Cities 👟 See on Hackerspace
by 🚶‍♀️ Active Aces 🚶‍♂️

Business Possible

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Northern Territory Government

Winner

Discover Darwin See on Hackerspace
by Four 21

Honourable Mention

Pay It Forward See on Hackerspace
by HutSix

Renewable Renters

sponsored by Charles Darwin University and Desert Knowledge Australia

Winner

Smart parking See on Hackerspace
by If there’s time

The Energy Source

sponsored by HutSix and Desert Knowledge Australia

Winner

Alice Solar Homes See on Hackerspace
by SolarAS


Queensland

Spirit of GovHack – Queensland

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Luke Ginn

Community Disaster Challenge

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

Smart Ways to Live See on Hackerspace
by The Capricorn Four

Honourable Mention

Responder See on Hackerspace
by oghacks

Connected Communities Challenge

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

Markdown See on Hackerspace
by SeniorSavers

Honourable Mention

DiscoVR See on Hackerspace
by Technotelecomnicon

Honourable Mention

Get Active See on Hackerspace
by Get Active USC

Queensland Immigration Challenge

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

Storytelling in 3D See on Hackerspace
by HyperSphere

Honourable Mention

Joe’s Adventure See on Hackerspace
by Askar and Sebastian

Litter Challenge

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

alitternation See on Hackerspace
by alitternation

Honourable Mention

Trash Talk See on Hackerspace
by RoboRoyals

Honourable Mention

iBINs See on Hackerspace
by GovHackMyself

Science Data Challenge

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

Umbrella SciSearch See on Hackerspace
by Umbrella

Honourable Mention

DiscoVR See on Hackerspace
by Technotelecomnicon

Honourable Mention

Location Data Search See on Hackerspace
by Locate Data

Tourism Jobs Challenge

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

Take Me Anywhere See on Hackerspace
by Error 417: Expectation Failed

Honourable Mention

Boast Your Coast See on Hackerspace
by A Nice Well Behaved Cheese 🧀

Queensland Bounty

sponsored by Queensland Government

Winner

inSOLVEncy See on Hackerspace
by Dmitry’s Angels

Sunshine Coast Commercialisation

sponsored by Sunshine Coast Council, Noosa Shire Council, and Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast

Winner

Academic Connect See on Hackerspace
by I’m Learnding

Honourable Mention

Fail-a-corn See on Hackerspace
by The Real Slim Shady

Sunshine Coast Community

sponsored by Sunshine Coast Council, Noosa Shire Council, and Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast

Winner

Trash Talk See on Hackerspace
by RoboRoyals

Honourable Mention

Get Active See on Hackerspace
by Get Active USC

Honourable Mention

WeatherWizard See on Hackerspace
by Team 8

Sunshine Coast Sustainability

sponsored by Sunshine Coast Council, Noosa Shire Council, and Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast

Winner

NoosaHydro See on Hackerspace
by NoosaHydro

Honourable Mention

Smart Ways to Live See on Hackerspace
by The Capricorn Four

Out of the Box – New take on data for regional development

sponsored by CQUniversity

Winner

Markdown See on Hackerspace
by SeniorSavers

Runner Up

Smart Ways to Live See on Hackerspace
by The Capricorn Four

Honourable Mention

Fail-a-corn See on Hackerspace
by The Real Slim Shady

Honourable Mention

Little Rubbish See on Hackerspace
by Data Junkies

Indigenous Language for Youth

sponsored by The University of Queensland

Winner

Aussie Animal Scavenger Hunt See on Hackerspace
by Fellowship Rocketship Milksteak Convoke

Honourable Mention

Chatabout See on Hackerspace
by Joscar

Best use of Gold Coast Data

sponsored by Griffith University in partnership with City of Gold Coast

Winner

Aussie Animal Scavenger Hunt See on Hackerspace
by Fellowship Rocketship Milksteak Convoke

Winner

alitternation See on Hackerspace
by alitternation

Runner Up

Aug Data See on Hackerspace
by My City

Runner Up

Trash 4 Cash See on Hackerspace
by McDumplin’

Honourable Mention

DiscoVR See on Hackerspace
by Technotelecomnicon

Most Commercially Viable Project

sponsored by Fishburners

Winner

Trash Talk See on Hackerspace
by RoboRoyals

Honourable Mention

The Spirit Lives See on Hackerspace
by Living Spirit

Honourable Mention

Project 268 See on Hackerspace
by Team 268


South Australia

Spirit of GovHack – South Australia

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Srivathsan Ravindran

Improving Response

sponsored by South Australian Country Fire Service

Winner

Ready Aim Fire See on Hackerspace
by Ready Aim Fire

Honourable Mention

Expose: Show us your data See on Hackerspace
by Expose: Show us your data

More Jobs – Empowering South Australia

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Xtra Jobs See on Hackerspace
by XTRA

Lower Costs – Improving the Lives of South Australians

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Connected – Councils Connecting Community See on Hackerspace
by Just We Three

Better Services – Citizens at the Centre

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Ready Aim Fire See on Hackerspace
by Ready Aim Fire

Honourable Mention

Bus’ A Move See on Hackerspace
by Digital Bureaucrats

New Insights into Data

sponsored by Department for Education

Winner

Way 2 school of your choice See on Hackerspace
by We R – IIBIT

Winner

Trailen See on Hackerspace
by ElectronicallyE

Visualising Department for Education (SA) Data

sponsored by Department for Education

Winner

Way 2 school of your choice See on Hackerspace
by We R – IIBIT

Your Friendly Council

sponsored by Local Government Information Technology South Australia Incorporated

Winner

Connected – Councils Connecting Community See on Hackerspace
by Just We Three

Runner Up

Empowered Communities See on Hackerspace
by Technovators

Honourable Mention

Trailen See on Hackerspace
by ElectronicallyE

Honourable Mention

New age Business See on Hackerspace
by 0pt1c N3t

Honourable Mention

Uno See on Hackerspace
by Uno Future

City of Adelaide – the place to live work and play

sponsored by City of Adelaide

Winner

Trailen See on Hackerspace
by ElectronicallyE

Runner Up

“Backwards and Forwards”- South Australia Edition See on Hackerspace
by Bachmanns and Fulwoods

Runner Up

Bus’ A Move See on Hackerspace
by Digital Bureaucrats

Emergency Planning and Response

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Expose: Show us your data See on Hackerspace
by Expose: Show us your data

Runner Up

Weather Intelligence Solutions See on Hackerspace
by Team Outliers


Tasmania

Spirit of GovHack – Tasmania

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Brock Presland

Encouragement Award

sponsored by TasmaNet Pty Ltd

Winner

Walk Launceston See on Hackerspace
by Wumble Bumbles

Best Use of Local Coucil Data

sponsored by City of Hobart and City of Launceston

Winner

Urban Hob·art See on Hackerspace
by Project Art

Honourable Mention

bVocal See on Hackerspace
by Object reference not set to an instance of an object.

Honourable Mention

CrowdQuests See on Hackerspace
by Happy Goats

Best use of Tasmanian Spatial Data Challenge

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Geoffrey, Your Friendly Property Safety Adviser ChatBot See on Hackerspace
by LiveTiles Team B

Honourable Mention

CrowdQuests See on Hackerspace
by Happy Goats

Best use of Tasmanian Heritage Data

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Project 139 See on Hackerspace
by Mr A. C. G. Drake

Honourable Mention

Walk Launceston See on Hackerspace
by Wumble Bumbles

Most Commercial Potential

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Hacking fish See on Hackerspace
by Utas fisher

Runner Up

Geoffrey, Your Friendly Property Safety Adviser ChatBot See on Hackerspace
by LiveTiles Team B

Most outstanding Tasmanian Benefit

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Urban Hob·art See on Hackerspace
by Project Art

Runner Up

Big Backyard See on Hackerspace
by G.E.O. Janes

Honourable Mention

bVocal See on Hackerspace
by Object reference not set to an instance of an object.


Victoria

Spirit of GovHack – Victoria

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Jack Menjivar

Helping the community realise we’re in their corner!

sponsored by City of Kingston

Winner

Your Local Council See on Hackerspace
by Team 180

Runner Up

My Local Story See on Hackerspace
by Team 101

Honourable Mention

nSPAM See on Hackerspace
by Team MCA

Honourable Mention

ReComp See on Hackerspace
by #overachievers52

Honourable Mention

SoloNav See on Hackerspace
by Insight Hackers

Right 2 The Night

sponsored by City of Ballarat

Winner

Project 337 See on Hackerspace
by Team 337

Honourable Mention

SafeCity See on Hackerspace
by JellyBeanTesters

Ballarat Open Innovation Challenge

sponsored by City of Ballarat

Winner

GoGoViz See on Hackerspace
by JNA Mobile

Honourable Mention

Top Trunk See on Hackerspace
by Team Hackers

Honourable Mention

Illuminating the Night See on Hackerspace
by Amaltr

Casey Movers and Shakers Award

sponsored by City of Casey

Winner

Crashboard See on Hackerspace
by as.numeric

Runner Up

Project Road See on Hackerspace
by Federation University

Growing Wyndham

sponsored by Wyndham City Council

Winner

Wynbus See on Hackerspace
by Wynners

Runner Up

My Local School See on Hackerspace
by My Local School

Honourable Mention

WynOverTraffic See on Hackerspace
by Transformers

Play Melbourne – A Creative City

sponsored by City of Melbourne

Winner

Melbourne: Now and Then See on Hackerspace
by Team 106

Honourable Mention

Marauders App See on Hackerspace
by Codefefe

Innovation space – A City Planning for Growth

sponsored by City of Melbourne

Winner

The Next Busker See on Hackerspace
by Shooting Unicorns

Honourable Mention

Car park unknown. See on Hackerspace
by Unlucky Magician

Honourable Mention

Happy Parking! See on Hackerspace
by Pakers

Navigating construction disruption – A City For People

sponsored by City of Melbourne

Winner

Marauders App See on Hackerspace
by Codefefe

Honourable Mention

Ctrl-Access See on Hackerspace
by Team 41

Honourable Mention

Boundless connections See on Hackerspace
by In time

Activate Melbourne – A Prosperous City

sponsored by City of Melbourne

Winner

EasyBiz See on Hackerspace
by ARVIS

Honourable Mention

The Next Busker See on Hackerspace
by Shooting Unicorns

Honourable Mention

Anchor See on Hackerspace
by Anchor

Can you beat a scammer at innovation?

sponsored by Consumer Affairs Victoria

Winner

Scammy See on Hackerspace
by Box of Nerds

My Victoria: Supporting small business making big decisions

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

EasyBiz See on Hackerspace
by ARVIS

Honourable Mention

Where Can? See on Hackerspace
by Battlerz

My (Liveable) Victoria

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

Project Road See on Hackerspace
by Federation University

Honourable Mention

Vic Navi See on Hackerspace
by The Interesting Company

Honourable Mention

EnVisible City See on Hackerspace
by Live+Smart Lab

My (re-cycled) Victoria

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

BinChicken – Making Australia Clean Again See on Hackerspace
by I adopted a puppy today but I’m still here hacking

Honourable Mention

Game of Throwns See on Hackerspace
by Litter Louts

Victorian Multicultural Atlas

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

GoGoViz See on Hackerspace
by JNA Mobile

Honourable Mention

Discover Melbourne AR See on Hackerspace
by #overachievers52

Telling Stories with Data(.Vic)

sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet

Winner

GoGoViz See on Hackerspace
by JNA Mobile

Honourable Mention

My Local Story See on Hackerspace
by Team 101

Honourable Mention

Insolvit See on Hackerspace
by Team insolvit


Western Australia

Spirit of GovHack – Western Australia

sponsored by GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Ronice Preston

Honourable Mention

Esther Anderson

Lifestyle living

sponsored by Regional Development Australia Great Southern WA Inc and GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

SeeChange See on Hackerspace
by Hack aPEEL

Honourable Mention

Make a move See on Hackerspace
by Motley Crue

Tech for Top Tourism

sponsored by City of Albany and GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Project X See on Hackerspace
by Tech Monkeys

Most innovative award

sponsored by Pawsey Supercomputing Centre and GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Project 342 See on Hackerspace
by Byte Me!

Honourable Mention

SeeChange See on Hackerspace
by Hack aPEEL

Honourable Mention

Remember When See on Hackerspace
by Remember Team

Honourable Mention

Project Airscape See on Hackerspace
by Team Airscape

Most creative use of WA data award

sponsored by Make Place and GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Remember When See on Hackerspace
by Remember Team

Honourable Mention

Project Airscape See on Hackerspace
by Team Airscape

Honourable Mention

Make a move See on Hackerspace
by Motley Crue

People in motion

sponsored by VenuesWest and GovHack Australia Limited

Winner

Remember When See on Hackerspace
by Remember Team