Direct Me

Melbourne Traffic
Team Name: 
Data Piñatas

Fastest isn’t necessarily the best.

Let us guide you to your destination via the route the best suits your needs.

Tell us what your biggest concerns are for your next journey and let us crunch through Crime Statistics, a variety of Crash Data, Road User data, Weather Forecast, etc to direct you through Melbourne.

Travel safely – Travel calmly - Travel comfortably.

Region: 
Used Datasets: 
Dataset Name: 
Crash Stats - Data Extract
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
VicRoads
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Victorian Government
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
We analyse the volume and severity of recorded road incidents to suggest safer routes to the app user.
Dataset Name: 
Weather Company Data
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
IBM
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Non-Government Organisations
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
Atmospheric data such as rain, sunshine, cloudiness are used to advise the app user of what environmental conditions to expect on their journey.
Dataset Name: 
Crime Statistics Agency Data Tables - Crime by location
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
Crime Statistics Agency
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Victorian Government
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
This data will help rank a suggested route in terms of community crime safety. Localities reporting more occurrences of violent crime and robberies will be ranked less desirably.
Event Location: 
Melbourne