Come to connect with like-minded people, make a difference to the community, have fun, and help create solutions to tricky problems.

GovHack is an annual Open Data competition held across Australia. This year, it will be held on the weekend of 7 – 9 September.

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.

Please note: 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.




Name & Address:
Hobart City Council Building
Enter via blue door on Davey St.
5th floor Hobart City Council Building.
24 Davey Street
Hobart, TAS, 7000


Please visit Enterprize beforehand to get an understanding of accessibility.

Under 18:
TBC- most likely an over 18 event.


Catering will be provided throughout the whole event. Come for the hacking, stay for the free food!!!

Opening times:
Doors open 5pm, 7th September with challenges announced at 7pm. The competition closes at 5pm on Sunday 9th September. The venue will be open for the full 46 hours.