Darwin - Northern Territory

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Charles Darwin University, Waterfront Campus, 21 Kitchener Dr, Darwin City NT 0800


5 story building With lifts. Can be made ramp/wheelchair accessible.

Youth Support:

Yes - We are all an ages event! Under 18s can attend without parent/guardian supervision


There is ample street parking available around the area where the building is.

Public Transport:

Yes, bus stop is right in front of the building.

Operating hours:

Opens at 8 AM and closes at 5 PM
Hours can be altered as per requirement.


We have catering partners and food is available around the clock during the event.

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Event Information

GovHack is an annual Open Data competition held across Australia. In 2022 it will be held on the weekend of 19th - 21st August. 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.

Attending a GovHack event

GovHack is a free event to attend for competitors. 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.

Venue Information

The Charles Darwin University, Waterfront Campus will be open for competitors 20th August Saturday 8 AM - 5 PM and 21st August Sunday 8 AM - 5 PM with all university facilities available to competitors during the competition.

Full catering will be offered throughout the weekend competition. If you have any special dietary requirements, please make sure you include these details when registering. Ample street parking available.

Event Agenda

Friday (19th August)

5:00 PM ACST Door opens

6:00 PM ACST Regional Opening event begins

7:00 PM ACST Competition begins, challenges announced

Saturday (20th August)

10:00 AM ACST Mentors morning Tea

12:00 PM ACST Recommended challenge lock in time

6:30 PM ACST GovHack trivia night

Sunday (21st August)

9:00 AM ACST Recommended video underway time

4:00 PM ACST Recommended video and project upload time

5:00 PM ACST Project submission deadline

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