Geelong Open Data - Creative Challenge

City of Greater Geelong (CoGG)


Type: Theme

This is the challenge without definition. We want you to do something that no one has thought of. This hack encourages your creativity to come up with Apps, websites or solutions that encourages innovation and future development possibilities. Prizes will be judged on creativity, the problem solving capability of the hack and even potential commercialisation opportunities. Current community challanges: Understanding how residential land size influence nuisance type (barking dogs, smoke music noise), Encouraging Geelong youth to particpate in youth activities and things of interest across Geelong. Supporting a civic society in Geelong such as ‘community support phone tree’ or similar, for extreme heat or other weather event days for the Elderly, At Risk People. Does Street Lighting and CCTV cameras improve safety in a City?


Award of cash up to the value of $1,000

Eligibility Criteria

Must use at least one Geelong datasets. Encouraged to use other TAS Council or State Government data.

All cash prizes are up to the value stated on the prize.
GovHack reserves the right to amend the value of
cash prizes if event running costs exceed the total
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