GovHack in the news

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11-Nov-17 Bank interested in Whanganui-designed charity app Wanganui Chronicle
30-Oct-17 Ask Borobi? City trio create travel help for major event Toowoomba Chronicle
23-Oct-17 Two CQ groups win big at national awards Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
20-Oct-17 Regional Queenslanders win big in annual open data awards Queensland Government media statement
16-Oct-17 GovHack rolls out the red carpet Geosciences Australia
16-Oct-17 International gongs for cquni grads in govhack innovation challenge CQ University
15-Oct-17 Local success at GovHack awards The South Eastern Times
15-Oct-17 List of national and international winners Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Childcare availability” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Play the future” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “STEM Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Resource Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Gabba Great Artisian Basin” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “PPSR FTW” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Social Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “The Future is Unwritten” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Autonomous Everything” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Why does it always rain on me?” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Health Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Into the New” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Tech space” bounty Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “2020 Vision Startups” small business award Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Future of work” hack Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “IP Rights” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Government as a platform” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Innovation Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Marketplaces hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Digital Identity” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Censational” hack Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Economic data presentation” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Numbers hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Plausible Futures” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Maroon Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Reef Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Going Places” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Places Hack” Media Release
14-Oct-17 Red Carpet Award: “Regulation as a platform” Media Release
27-Sep-17 Young programmer takes home another award Fraser Coast Chronicle
25-Sep-17 ‘Pokejob’: Ipswich mum’s genius job app creation The Queensland Times
22-Sep-17 GovHack winners announced – The awards champion open data. ACS Information Age
22-Sep-17 The streets are alive with the sound of music: New app brings trees to life Mojo News
19-Sep-17 Our top hacker – Rhys Lawson Barrier Daily Truth – Broken Hill
18-Sep-17 Rocky boys design hot new fire danger app Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
13-Sep-17 One-stop-shop for entrepreneurs as ecosystem map launches online Sunshine Coast Council
12-Sep-17 State GovHack Awards 2017 Griffith University Innovate
8-Sep-17 Queensland shines at GovHack 2017 Media Release
29-Aug-17 Breakfast radio interview with Simon Cozens ABC Northern Tasmania
28-Aug-17 Tasmania GovHack 2017 awards showcase local IT talent The Examiner
25-Aug-17 Tasmania’s GovHack winners recognised Premier of Tasmania
23-Aug-17 GovHack and HERE help developers solve commercial and social challenges HERE 360
21-Aug-17 GovHack 2017: Interacting with Government Data Acquia
18-Aug-17 Making GovHack (and open government) more impactful The Mandarin
15-Aug-17 GovHack 2017: 3 Observations and 1 Recommendation LinkedIn Ibrahim Elbadawi
14-Aug-17 Data-driven hackathon challenges innovative minds University of South Australia News
14-Aug-17 Why hacking for good is important: Gleanings from GovHack 2017 idealog NZ
13-Aug-17 SCCANZ in Action: Saving the city, one hackathon at a time Smart Cities Council
13-Aug-17 For Data Sake – An insider’s view of a GovHack team Team story by Muhsin Karim
11-Aug-17 Virtual reality is the most sought-after skill but what’s it used for? StartupSmart
8-Aug-17 GovHack 2017 – look what can happen when data is given a voice LinkedIn
5-Aug-17 Reflection: GovHack Misskoko the librarian
4-Aug-17 IP Australia GovHack 2017 IP Australia related projects
1-Aug-17 GovHack a hit in every state and territory CIO
1-Aug-17 Opinion: Thank you to organisers behind great competition The Queensland Times
1-Aug-17 No lack of hackers for GovHack 2017 PS News
31-Jul-17 Pubcrawls and volcanoes feature in GovHack 2017 The Examiner
31-Jul-17 City of Launceston Post event video
30-Jul-17 GovHack 2017 Red Carpet Awards Announcement Media Release
29-Jul-17 Interview with National Director Richard Tubb ABC News24
28-Jul-17 The unsung hero that every startup needs to help their business soar SmartCompany
28-Jul-17 Open data and us Medium article by Aimee Whitcroft
28-Jul-17 James Riggall & Dan Richardson interviewed ABC Northern Tasmania Radio
28-Jul-17 Brief garbled plug near the start of the show ABC Download This Show
27-Jul-17 Hacking big data — there’s never been a better time StartupSmart
27-Jul-17 Innovators unlock the power of government big data University of Queensland News
27-Jul-17 GovHack Hackathon to take place in Ballarat for fourth year Ballarat Courier
27-Jul-17 GovHack 2017 this weekend Voxy.co.nz
26-Jul-17 Join us for GovHack across New Zealand and Australia Medium post by HERE Technologies
26-Jul-17 GovHack WA thanks to sponsors Media Release
26-Jul-17 Unleashing the power of statistics get STEM
26-Jul-17 Karratha holds hackathon The West Australian
26-Jul-17 GovHack Hamilton networked by open source FAUCET NZOSS
26-Jul-17 ‘Hack the City’ – Making Canberra a better place CBR Canberra
26-Jul-17 GovHack 2017 sees Launceston’s brightest IT minds come together The Examiner
25-Jul-17 Creative buzz hitting Playford The Bunyip
25-Jul-17 Mathew Purcell interviewed on drive by Adam Shirley ABC Radio Canberra
25-Jul-17 GovHack taps smart minds Star Weekly
24-Jul-17 ABS and GovHack to unleash the power of statistics Australian Bureau of Statistics Media Release
24-Jul-17 Attention #DataNerds! Census Australia Facebook Page
24-Jul-17 Australia’s largest hackathon begins on Friday Media Release
24-Jul-17 GovHack Queensland open to innovators this weekend Beaudesert Times
24-Jul-17 How to win a hackathon in seven steps VentureCanvas (from SmartCompany)
23-Jul-17 Work with award winning programs, win prizes, and make a difference – GovHack returns to Fire Station 101 with Ipswich data City Ipswich Firestation101
21-Jul-17 Calling all designers, innovators, business people, community members & data junkies! MySunshine Coast
21-Jul-17 Council calls for people to take part in 46 hour ‘Hackathon’ Rockhampton Regional Council
21-Jul-17 Radio interview with Sharyn Morrow Spirit 1260 Karratha
21-Jul-17 How to win a hackathon is seven steps StartupSmart
20-Jul-17 ACT Sponsors GovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17 NSW Sponsors GovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17 Queensland Sponsors GovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17 South Australia Sponsors GovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17 Tasmania Sponsors GovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17 Victoria Sponsors GovHack Media Release
20-Jul-17 Meeting of minds as computer boffins tap into government data Quest Community News – Logan
19-Jul-17 GovHack competition coming to Launceston The Examiner
19-Jul-17 GovHack calls on Griffith Entrepreneurs Griffith University News
19-Jul-17 GovHack Albany 2017 Albany Public Library
18-Jul-17 GovHack 2017 EducationHQ Australia
17-Jul-17 Wait — what even is a hackathon? StartupSmart
17-Jul-17 ‘GovHack’ to push open data limits Latrobe Valley Express
17-Jul-17 2017 Northern Territory Sponsors Media Release
16-Jul-17 GovHack ACT @ Snow Centre Information Technology Educators ACT
14-Jul-17 Are you the next Zuckerberg? Now’s your chance to show the nation your entrepreneurial skills Playford News
14-Jul-17 GovHack is coming! (To Casey) Casey City Council
14-Jul-17 ABC Radio National Breakfast (from 5min 42s) Tech review with Peter Marks
13-Jul-17 GovHack comes to Latrobe Valley Latrobe Valley Authority News
13-Jul-17 Transport for NSW is proud to sponsor GovHack 2017 OpenData Transport for NSW
13-Jul-17 GovHack Toowoomba What’s On Toowoomba
13-Jul-17 About GovHack NT Inspired NT
13-Jul-17 Intellectual Property Government Open Data IP Australia
12-Jul-17 Proud to support GovHack 2017 Geoscience Australia
12-Jul-17 Participating in GovHack blog post Marxy’s musings on technology
11-Jul-17 GovHack coming to the Territory for the first time NT Government News
11-Jul-17 2017 National Sponsors Media release
11-Jul-17 Australia’s biggest hackathon is coming to Broken Hill Broken Hill City Council
10-Jul-17 Australia’s biggest hackathon is on this month Media release
6-Jul-17 #GovHackNZ Planeta NZ
3-Jul-17 Public sector Innovation Month kicks off The Mandarin
30-Jun-17 Brief plug on ABC RN Download this Show (from 8m 30s) Download this Show (Audio)
27-Jun-17 Adelaide will host a smorgasboard of events for Entrepreneur’s Week this year The Advertiser
27-Jun-17 UCOL student launching mobile video games Voxy NZ
20-Jun-17 Interview about GovHack with Dianna Ferry ABC Radio Broken Hill
10-Jun-17 Govhack event to reshape government data Otago Daily Times
24-May-17 Chamonix launches health record app Gold Coast Bulletin
8-May-17 Editorial – Clever eye on the future Geelong Advertiser
18-Mar-17 Melbourne hackers say they do it mostly for the fun of it IT Wire
23-Feb-17 Data, Cities and a new civic pride Kevin Keith’s blog

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