Demo Bot

Harry was at Launceston College chatting about Technology at their new Innovation Wing (see ball he’s driving on the floor). The team building a demo bot for our Launch Day on Saturday 24th September.

Zimran is a winner

A guessing box of nuts and bolts has been in various locations in Scottsdale for the last couple of months.  Anyone could have a guess and the nearest would be the winner. 4 Year old Zimran was our worthy winner.   Congratulations to Zimran, seen here with his prize.

Building Team Work

The FLL team’s first activity over the weekend was a team building exercise. The river was full of chocolate and they only had 5 or 6 marshmallows to step on to get them across. If they left a marshmallow without a foot on it, it floated away. How were they going to get 9 of them…

Launceston City Council

A big thank you to Launceston City Council who have awarded us a grant to allow us to buy additional parts and kit for our two teams competition robots.

In the Media

Kyron one of our FTC members on the front page of the North Eastern Advertiser.   

A storm of Mindstorms

We have been able to purchase three EV3 kits for our workshops.  Keep checking back for details of new workshops later this year. We have been successful in receiving a grant from the City of Launceston to help us buy more equipment for both teams. We have also received a cheque from the organisers of…

Team colours

Sponsored by Key2 Properties, our teams shirts are the reverse colours for the two teams.  The FTC Team colours are Black/Red/White whilst the FLL Teams shirts are Red/Black and White. Reading Metal Minds Robotics FTC or FLL and Key2 Properties on the front.  Sleeves have Tasmania and Exact Detailing Canada with University of Tasmania and…