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29-May-19Government Opens Up New Information Gateway for TerritoriansNT Government Newsroom
29-May-19NT government opens free data portal to publicITnews
24-May-19GovHack welcomes Northern Territory’s Open Data PortalMedia Release
15-Mar-19How Link Digital left web development behind to drive data growthPC World from IDG
14-Mar-19Federal government’s new Transparency Portal set to transform APS reportingThe Mandarin
9-Mar-19Peter Marks talks GovHack and 5GABC Overnights with Rod Quinn
4-Mar-19Open Data Innovation ModelLinkedIn article by Selvaraaju Murugesan
20-Dec-18Saving lives with open dataDigital Transformation Agency
5-Dec-18The most remote GovHack: Albany WAMedia Release
30-Nov-18Sunshine Coast named as a world Smart21 Community for 2019Mirage News
26-Nov-18Team HackaPeel win national award for innovative new appMandurah Mail
24-Nov-18Sunshine Coast Data Hackers Turn The Innovation Tide At GovHack AwardsSunshine Coast Regional Innovation Program
23-Nov-18Peel innovators sweep awards at GovHack competitionMandurah Coastal Times
23-Nov-18CQU team wins national GovHack awardRockhampton Morning Bulletin
22-Nov-18Tide turns for a sea power idea to light Noosa upNoosa News
18-Nov-18Trio claims National GovHack winThe Border Watch
16-Nov-18Visualise the Numbers bounty winner profileMedia Release
14-Nov-18Best Youth Team Winner profileMedia Release
12-Nov-18GovHack winners revealedDigital Transformation Agency
10-Nov-18GovHack 2018 WinnersMedia Release
9-Nov-18Brief plug for the Red Carpet awards at the start of the showABC RN’s Download this show
7-Nov-18GovHack 2018 challenge: 118 entries, 5 judges, 3 winnersThe Mandarin
1-Nov-18TAFE IT tops state awardsTAFE WA South Regional
30-Oct-18South East GovHack contestants recognisedThe Border Watch
19-Oct-18City of Mount Gambier-State success for local GovHack teamsMedia Release
19-Oct-18GovHack Queensland – Awards across the stateMedia Release
18-Oct-18CasuarinaP-TECH students win big at GovHackP-TECH Pathways in Technology
17-Oct-18KickStart-Up team wins in NSW with startup to help startupsMedia Release
20-Sep-18Alex gets a GovHack gongDigital Transformation Agency
17-Sep-18GovHack IT Grad teamQueensland Government Chief Information Office
12-Sep-18ATO gains wealth of new ideas at 2018 GovHackJane King – LinkedIn
10-Sep-18They came, they coded … now they sleepDigital Transformation Agency Blog
7-Sep-18Government open data comes to lifeThe Mandarin
6-Sep-18Engineering students to tackle GovHack challengeMy Sunshine Coast
6-Sep-18Hackers face challenge to harness the power of government dataUniversity of Queensland News
6-Sep-18So, you think you can hack it with the best?Griffith University News
6-Sep-18GovHack set for a massive 2018InnovationAus
5-Sep-18Annual GovHack competition to be held at EnterprizeThe Bulletin
5-Sep-18Capricorn tech innovators invited to get creative with dataThe Examiner
31-Aug-18Problem solvers wanted for first Gladstone GovHackThe Observer
22-Aug-18Mention of GovHack in the Tech Head segmentABC RN Drive
21-Aug-18Ballarat’s gamers are invited to join the Drone LegionThe Courier
21-Aug-18A hacking good time in WerribeeStar Weekly
17-Aug-18GovHack 2018 is openMedia Release
17-Aug-18Brief promo at the start of the showABC RN’s Download This Show
6-Aug-18DTA geared up to back the hackersPSNews
4-Aug-18Digital Transformation Agency sponsors hackathon to unlock potential benefits of open data in AustraliaOpen Gov Asia
1-Aug-18Teaming up with GovHackDigital Transformation Agency media release
5-Apr-18GovHack to return in SeptemberGov Tech Review
13-Mar-18GovHack and problem solvingXperiential Education podcast
11-Nov-17Bank interested in Whanganui-designed charity appWanganui Chronicle
30-Oct-17Ask Borobi? City trio create travel help for major eventToowoomba Chronicle
23-Oct-17Two CQ groups win big at national awardsRockhampton Morning Bulletin
20-Oct-17Regional Queenslanders win big in annual open data awardsQueensland Government media statement
16-Oct-17GovHack rolls out the red carpetGeosciences Australia
16-Oct-17International gongs for cquni grads in govhack innovation challengeCQ University
15-Oct-17Local success at GovHack awardsThe South Eastern Times
15-Oct-17List of national and international winnersMedia Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Childcare availability”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Play the future”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “STEM Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Resource Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Gabba Great Artisian Basin”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “PPSR FTW”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Social Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “The Future is Unwritten”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Autonomous Everything”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Why does it always rain on me?”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Health Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Into the New”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Tech space” bountyMedia Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “2020 Vision Startups” small business awardMedia Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Future of work” hackMedia Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “IP Rights”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Government as a platform”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Innovation Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Marketplaces hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Digital Identity”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Censational” hackMedia Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Economic data presentation”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Numbers hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Plausible Futures”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Maroon Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Reef Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Going Places”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Places Hack”Media Release
14-Oct-17Red Carpet Award: “Regulation as a platform”Media Release
27-Sep-17Young programmer takes home another awardFraser Coast Chronicle
25-Sep-17‘Pokejob’: Ipswich mum’s genius job app creationThe Queensland Times
22-Sep-17GovHack winners announced – The awards champion open data.ACS Information Age
22-Sep-17The streets are alive with the sound of music: New app brings trees to lifeMojo News
19-Sep-17Our top hacker – Rhys LawsonBarrier Daily Truth – Broken Hill
18-Sep-17Rocky boys design hot new fire danger appRockhampton Morning Bulletin
13-Sep-17One-stop-shop for entrepreneurs as ecosystem map launches onlineSunshine Coast Council
12-Sep-17State GovHack Awards 2017Griffith University Innovate
8-Sep-17Queensland shines at GovHack 2017Media Release
29-Aug-17Breakfast radio interview with Simon CozensABC Northern Tasmania
28-Aug-17Tasmania GovHack 2017 awards showcase local IT talentThe Examiner
25-Aug-17Tasmania’s GovHack winners recognisedPremier of Tasmania
23-Aug-17GovHack and HERE help developers solve commercial and social challengesHERE 360
21-Aug-17GovHack 2017: Interacting with Government DataAcquia
18-Aug-17Making GovHack (and open government) more impactfulThe Mandarin
15-Aug-17GovHack 2017: 3 Observations and 1 RecommendationLinkedIn Ibrahim Elbadawi
14-Aug-17Data-driven hackathon challenges innovative mindsUniversity of South Australia News
14-Aug-17Why hacking for good is important: Gleanings from GovHack 2017idealog NZ
13-Aug-17SCCANZ in Action: Saving the city, one hackathon at a timeSmart Cities Council
13-Aug-17For Data Sake – An insider’s view of a GovHack teamTeam story by Muhsin Karim
11-Aug-17Virtual reality is the most sought-after skill but what’s it used for?StartupSmart
8-Aug-17GovHack 2017 – look what can happen when data is given a voiceLinkedIn
5-Aug-17Reflection: GovHackMisskoko the librarian
4-Aug-17IP Australia GovHack 2017IP Australia related projects
1-Aug-17GovHack a hit in every state and territoryCIO
1-Aug-17Opinion: Thank you to organisers behind great competitionThe Queensland Times
1-Aug-17No lack of hackers for GovHack 2017PS News
31-Jul-17Pubcrawls and volcanoes feature in GovHack 2017The Examiner
31-Jul-17City of LauncestonPost event video
30-Jul-17GovHack 2017 Red Carpet Awards AnnouncementMedia Release
29-Jul-17Interview with National Director Richard TubbABC News24
28-Jul-17The unsung hero that every startup needs to help their business soarSmartCompany
28-Jul-17Open data and usMedium article by Aimee Whitcroft
28-Jul-17James Riggall & Dan Richardson interviewedABC Northern Tasmania Radio
28-Jul-17Brief garbled plug near the start of the showABC Download This Show
27-Jul-17Hacking big data — there’s never been a better timeStartupSmart
27-Jul-17Innovators unlock the power of government big dataUniversity of Queensland News
27-Jul-17GovHack Hackathon to take place in Ballarat for fourth yearBallarat Courier
27-Jul-17GovHack 2017 this weekendVoxy.co.nz
26-Jul-17Join us for GovHack across New Zealand and AustraliaMedium post by HERE Technologies
26-Jul-17GovHack WA thanks to sponsorsMedia Release
26-Jul-17Unleashing the power of statisticsget STEM
26-Jul-17Karratha holds hackathonThe West Australian
26-Jul-17GovHack Hamilton networked by open source FAUCETNZOSS
26-Jul-17‘Hack the City’ – Making Canberra a better placeCBR Canberra
26-Jul-17GovHack 2017 sees Launceston’s brightest IT minds come togetherThe Examiner
25-Jul-17Creative buzz hitting PlayfordThe Bunyip
25-Jul-17Mathew Purcell interviewed on drive by Adam ShirleyABC Radio Canberra
25-Jul-17GovHack taps smart mindsStar Weekly
24-Jul-17ABS and GovHack to unleash the power of statisticsAustralian Bureau of Statistics Media Release
24-Jul-17Attention #DataNerds!Census Australia Facebook Page
24-Jul-17Australia’s largest hackathon begins on FridayMedia Release
24-Jul-17GovHack Queensland open to innovators this weekendBeaudesert Times
24-Jul-17How to win a hackathon in seven stepsVentureCanvas (from SmartCompany)
23-Jul-17Work with award winning programs, win prizes, and make a difference – GovHack returns to Fire Station 101 with Ipswich dataCity Ipswich Firestation101
21-Jul-17Calling all designers, innovators, business people, community members & data junkies!MySunshine Coast
21-Jul-17Council calls for people to take part in 46 hour ‘Hackathon’Rockhampton Regional Council
21-Jul-17Radio interview with Sharyn MorrowSpirit 1260 Karratha
21-Jul-17How to win a hackathon is seven stepsStartupSmart
20-Jul-17ACT SponsorsGovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17NSW SponsorsGovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17Queensland SponsorsGovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17South Australia SponsorsGovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17Tasmania SponsorsGovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17Victoria SponsorsGovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17Meeting of minds as computer boffins tap into government dataQuest Community News – Logan
19-Jul-17GovHack competition coming to LauncestonThe Examiner
19-Jul-17GovHack calls on Griffith EntrepreneursGriffith University News
19-Jul-17GovHack Albany 2017Albany Public Library
18-Jul-17GovHack 2017EducationHQ Australia
17-Jul-17Wait — what even is a hackathon?StartupSmart
17-Jul-17‘GovHack’ to push open data limitsLatrobe Valley Express
17-Jul-172017 Northern Territory SponsorsMedia Release
16-Jul-17GovHack ACT @ Snow CentreInformation Technology Educators ACT
14-Jul-17Are you the next Zuckerberg? Now’s your chance to show the nation your entrepreneurial skillsPlayford News
14-Jul-17GovHack is coming! (To Casey)Casey City Council
14-Jul-17ABC Radio National Breakfast (from 5min 42s)Tech review with Peter Marks
13-Jul-17GovHack comes to Latrobe ValleyLatrobe Valley Authority News
13-Jul-17Transport for NSW is proud to sponsor GovHack 2017OpenData Transport for NSW
13-Jul-17GovHack ToowoombaWhat’s On Toowoomba
13-Jul-17About GovHack NTInspired NT
13-Jul-17Intellectual Property Government Open DataIP Australia
12-Jul-17Proud to support GovHack 2017Geoscience Australia
12-Jul-17Participating in GovHack blog postMarxy’s musings on technology
11-Jul-17GovHack coming to the Territory for the first timeNT Government News
11-Jul-172017 National SponsorsMedia release
11-Jul-17Australia’s biggest hackathon is coming to Broken HillBroken Hill City Council
10-Jul-17Australia’s biggest hackathon is on this monthMedia release
6-Jul-17#GovHackNZPlaneta NZ
3-Jul-17Public sector Innovation Month kicks offThe Mandarin
30-Jun-17Brief plug on ABC RN Download this Show (from 8m 30s)Download this Show (Audio)
27-Jun-17Adelaide will host a smorgasboard of events for Entrepreneur’s Week this yearThe Advertiser
27-Jun-17UCOL student launching mobile video gamesVoxy NZ
20-Jun-17Interview about GovHack with Dianna FerryABC Radio Broken Hill
10-Jun-17Govhack event to reshape government dataOtago Daily Times
24-May-17Chamonix launches health record appGold Coast Bulletin
8-May-17Editorial – Clever eye on the futureGeelong Advertiser
18-Mar-17Melbourne hackers say they do it mostly for the fun of itIT Wire
23-Feb-17Data, Cities and a new civic prideKevin Keith’s blog

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