Most Innovative Project for Canberrans

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For the project which is the most innovative and impactful for Canberra residents.


Eligibility Criteria

Must use some ACT Government data sets from


Team Name: 
Totally Original

Our application is an investigation into statistics relating to the Australian agricultural industry. Using extensive datasets acquired from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, we have created an online app that allows users to explore data trends relating to annual agricultural turnouts. The statistics we explored were specifically, industry turnovers, industry value and employment numbers in Australian regions heavily dependent on agriculture. Our application allows for users to explore these agricultural trends down to an SA2 level, that is, a regional level.

Team Name: 
News Junkies

The world is complex and fast moving. When news is breaking, a single article isn't enough for the complete picture. gives you the full story. Using the resources of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, combined with the National Library of Australia's Trove service and the IBM Watson platform, links together related stories, topics and locations, allowing you to connect the dots.