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Melbourne Hackathons

To add a hackathon to this list, please submit an issue or fork this repo and submit a pull request. Inspired by the Hackathon-Calendar repo.


Date Hackathon Notes
28 - 29 Oct Climate Hackathon LAB-14 Carlton Connect. Free but lengthy Rego
4 Nov - 6 Nov Sustainability Jam Swinburne AMDC. $80 - 150.
25 - 27 Nov Startup Weekend RetailTech Location TBA. Tix $80.
25 - 27 Nov Innovage Aged Care. Telstra Exhibition St. $25
26 - 27 Nov RHoK Summer Hackathon Random Hacks of Kindness. Info night 17 Nov. Free.
28 - 30 Nov TOM:Makeathon Assistive Tech Gadgets. Global. Swinbourne AMDC.
28 - 30 Nov MedHack Chronic Disease. General Assembly CBD. $15-20
10 Dec Xamarin Hackday .NET and Xamarin for hybrid apps.


Date Hackathon Notes
Late Jan Unearthed Mining and Resources. General Assembly CBD. Tix $$ TBA
3-5 Mar ANZICS Datathon Intensive Care hack. LAB-14 Carlton Connect.

What kind of events are on this list?

  • Events that require participants to code and/or design solutions to problems.
  • Are based in Melbourne.

Is this a definitive list?

Not really. Only some events are widely publicised, a few get cancelled and many are not announced until a couple of months beforehand.

Make sure you also check the following resources that provide reasonably up-to-date information on hackathons and developer-oriented events in Melbourne:

What are some good venues for running a hackathon in Melbourne?

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