New FIRST Robotic Competition Team

We have a new team.  From the start of January we have an FRC team.  They are working hard towards buidling a bigger robot to take to Sydney in March.  Watch this space for updates.  

Family Trivia Night

 Family Trivia NightThursday 22nd August 6.00pm for 6.30pm start – 10.30pm Come along for a family night of trivia, raffles and auction.Place: The Boathouse, (near Silo Hotel), Launceston. Bar and hot food to purchase. No BYO Alcohol Tables of 8/10. Bookings are necessary. Tickets:…/trivia-night-metal-minds… Adults $10. Children 5-16 yrs $5.Under 5’s free.

Outstanding Award

One of our mentors received the Outstanding Volunteer Community achievement award for services to Education, Health and Community at Launceston town hall recently. He has been mentoring young people for 6 years with Metal Minds, giving up his weekends and some weeknights to put together programs and projects for the workshops. He has taken the…

Fundraising Entertainment Book

We are selling the Tasmanian Entertainment Book for assist with our fundraising. You are able to order them from us for any state in Australia. Every book sold helps our independent club purchase more equipment and helps more students reach robotics through our outreach program. To order the book click the link and select whether…

3rd November State Lego League Competition

The FIRST Lego League Robotic Competition. Saturday 3rd November. Sir Raymond Ferrall Building UTas Newnham. What a fantastic day. Teams came from all over the state to take part.   There were 18 independent judges who watched, listened and discussed with team members their robot, project and core values. Thank you to all our volunteers, in…

Would like your child to join

We get asked all the time, how can my child join. We would love to take more students but we have a problem. We need more mentors. All our mentors are volunteers and have a lot of fun teaching our club members new skills. Please Do Not be put off by thinking you need to…

State Lego League Competition 3rd November Launceston

Got a FIRST Lego League team or just want to see teams in action. Saturday 3rd November.  Metal Minds Robotics will be hosting the state competition at UTas Launceston. Save the date and check back for more details.