Melbourne Climathon

Collaborative Learning Room - 356 Arts West,
University of Melbourne
148 Royal Parade Parkville, VIC 3052


Climate Innovators - Create real solutions to your city’s climate challenge, take action in your city!

Melbourne joins over 60 cities worldwide in this 2-day climate hackathon, where teams compete in developing innovative urban climate solutions. You can register as an individual or a small group and find a solution to this year's challenge with like-minded entrepreneurs, students, and heat and sustainability practitioners.

Receive coaching by local leaders from academia, business and government to win fantastic prizes, including the opportunity to have your idea to be accelerated by Climathon partners. FREE to join!

This year's challenge:

Design a solution to make Melbourne more resilient to the effects of extreme heat and heatwaves

How will you benefit from Climathon?

  • Help solve your city’s local climate challenge, and make your city more resilient to climate change
  • Network with local leaders from academia, business and public authorities
  • Develop your skills in public speaking, innovative thinking, prioritisation, and explore new tools and methodologies
  • Join forces with other like-minded entrepreneurs and innovators
  • Become a part of a global community working together to take climate action!

Spread the word and take part in Melbourne’s sustainable and resilient future!

Application Deadline: 15th October, 2017

Find out moreRegister now

The Climathon movement is powered by Climate-KIC, the European Union’s climate innovation initiative. View past winning teams.