Challenges are out!!

Things are happening at the Metal Minds headquarters. The challenges for the FIRST Lego League and the FIRST tech challenge have been released and  our teams are working at full throttle. There is much more to the challenges than just showing up on competition day.  The FLL team is researching and creating their project, trialing…

City Park Radio

Two of our team members broadcast on City park radio. Click the audio to listen to them.

We are hosting the Regional Competition

Metal Minds will be hosting the Northern FIRST Lego League (FLL) Competition on the 18th  November at the Australian Maritime College.  This will be the first time this competition has been held in the North of Tasmania.

2017/2018 FIRST Lego League Challenge

The challenge has been released.  Our team members have until the 18th November to build a robot to complete as many of these challenges as possible in the time limit.  Check out the video to see what they are up against.      

Join us. We have spaces.

We have spaces… are you aged 13- 18 years of age.  Want to learn about robotics, design and build a robot with your team mates and take it to competition.  Contact Kathryn 0415866058  

We don’t treat our members like robots.

We find our team members individual strengths and encourage them to develop. They are individuals that make up a team. No one member is better than the next. We, at Metal Minds believe in coopertition where being the best isn’t important, its about supporting each other even if that means by helping another team in…


Students interested in programming and/or learning to use the EV3 programable Lego brick or arduino robots. Workshop 29th January  For one day only we are running a robocamp/robotic workshop for students age 12 years upwards. We are a team of experienced roboteers who have built competition robots. Running for a full day the student will need…

The Teams

Seen here are some of the team members with mentors Ray and Jon.   FTC team in black shirts and FLL team in red shirts.  Mentors in grey shirts. Missing are Mentors Nick, Alex and Simon.   Team members missing are for FLL  Sebastian and Darcy and for FTC Addison and Nihad.