2018 Event

The 2018 Australian-International Model Solar Challenge was held in New South Wales at UNSW on the 9th and 10th of November.

Thank you to all competitors, teachers, parents and volunteers for making this year's event a success. We look forward to seeing all of you again next year.

Results from the 2018 event held at UNSW, Sydney NSW, are published below.


 Team NameSchoolState
Best Overall PerformanceDynamic VectorJohn Forrest Secondary CollegeWA
1st PlaceDestroyerBox Hill High SchoolVIC
2nd PlaceRangerEr Xin High SchoolTAIWAN
3rd PlaceGod's PlanEr Xin High SchoolTAIWAN
4th PlaceAlternating CurrentBox Hill High SchoolVIC
Most Innovative DesignSpeeding DemonsGood Shepherd Lurtheran CollegeSA
Best Video
Dynamic VectorJohn Forrest Secondary CollegeWA
Best Engineering KnowledgeSolarianSt Pauls Catholic CollegeNSW
Best CrashAbout TimeAll Saints GrammarNSW


Advanced Boats 

 Team NameSchoolState
1st PlaceOptical IllusionUniake Solar BoatsVIC
2nd PlaceTeam MasonOvernewton Anglican Community CollegeVIC
3rd PlaceShogunGlenaeonNSW
4th PlaceTeam SpeedyOvernewton Anglican Community CollegeVIC


Junior Boats

 Team NameSchoolState
1st PlaceHunterChristian College BelarineVIC
2nd PlaceOrionChristian College BelarineVIC
3rd PlaceMyra WhiteOvernewtonVIC
4th PlaceWind WhisperChristian College BelarineVIC


Boat Championship (all boats)

 Team NameSchoolState
1st PlaceOptical IllusionUniake Solar BoatsVIC
2nd PlaceShogunGlenaeonNSW
3rd PlaceOrionChristian College BelarineVIC
4th PlaceTeam SpeedyOvernewtonVIC

Best Novice EntryShogunGlenaeonNSW
Most Innovative DesignShogunGlenaeonNSW


Open Cars ($50 Prize)

 Team NameSchoolState
1st PlaceVortexSt Pauls Catholic CollegeNSW
2nd PlaceNight RiderSt Pauls Catholic CollegeNSW
3rd PlaceTurbrosSt Pauls Catholic CollegeNSW


Open Boats ($30 Prize)

 Team NameState
1st PlaceSpeed Shark 
2nd PlaceJB and the SnailsVIC
3rd PlaceOptical IllusionVIC


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