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Welcome to GovHack Tasmania 2017!

GovHack is back in 2017 and, as usual, it’s all is about encouraging and celebrating our technical and creative capacity with government for great outcomes, and building upon the social and economic value of Open Data published by government.

In 2017, the GovHack weekend starts at 6pm Friday 28 July 2017 and competition closes at 5pm 30 July 2017.


Sponsor GovHack Tasmania!

Passionate about supporting the local tech scene, or keen to help fuel some open data innovation? Show your support by becoming a Tassie state sponsor and, amongst other things, get some great brand visibility. You can read through our state sponsorship prospectus, and:


Become a mentor for GovHack Tas

Are you an authority on datasets, or a subject matter expert?

Competitors will need guidance on data sets and experts to bounce their ideas off. Over the competition weekend, you too can contribute to GovHack by supporting the achievements of our participating teams! Find out more here, and please consider registering as a mentor.


Need to chat with someone?

You can get in touch with our state director:

Still have a question and not sure who to contact? Our contact page might be able to shed some light 🙂