Sponsors and Acknowlegements

2020 Sponsors


2019 Sponsors



Crown Cellars. 152 Elizabeth St, Launceston TAS 7250

Silver Dove Framing. Ulverstone.

9/11 Bottle Shops Launceston.

2018 Sponsors of the FTC Team.
Trip to Texas to compete in the FTC World Championships

University of Tasmania_AMC Logo_CMYK

2017 Sponsors

2016 Sponsors

Leighton Springworks
Creative Printing
Exact Detailing Ltd Canada
Key2Properties Kings Meadows Tas
City of Launceston
Brixihibtion 2016

Thanks to the following Michael Ferguson MP and Tania Rattray MLC and Brian Mitchell MP


Thank you to Treotham Automation and in particular Stephen Finn for supplying us with a lead screw.

A big thank you to Robert Leighton of Leighton Springworks, Carol and Jim Brown Evandale Post Office. Vicki Simm.  Monica Wiggins at Avidity Training. Trish and Ed Van Galen. Geraldine Bilson. Rhonda Mortimer of Mortimer Services.

Metal Minds wish to thank Ringarooma Butchers who have kindly supplied the team with sausages for all their sausage sizzles. Find them at Main St, Ringarooma TAS 7263  Tel: 03 6353 2111.  We highly recommend their sausages, our customers at our sausage sizzles can testify to that.

Raffle Prizes kindly donated by Liquor Stax Kings Meadows. 9/11 Bottle O Launceston.  KMart.  Seven Monks Coffee Shop Kings Meadows. Priceline, shopping complex, Racecourse Launceston. PCYC. Bridestowe Lavender Farm.   Baldy’s Butchery, Shop 6. 15 Racecourse Cres KMart Plaza Launceston. Launceston Lanes Kings Meadows. Petrarch’s Book Shop Brisbane St Launceston. Jailhouse Grill Wellington St Launceston.Mowbray Hotel Invermay Road Mowbray. Evandale Post Office. Michelle Clark.

Raffle Prize Winners. Drawn 30th September at 12.30pm by staff at Ingleside Bakery Evandale
Thank you to everyone who supported us.

Diane H: RESET 5-Day Jump Start Program value $ 140.00. Ticket 372
Adam D: $100 Butchers Voucher. Ticket 60
Maria L: $99 Priceline cosmetics. Ticket 442
Kate: Bridestowe Lavender Bear. Ticket 63
Adam H: $50 Jailhouse Grill Voucher. Ticket 780
Aaron F: PCYC Rockwall Climbing Vouchers. Ticket 389
Belinda G: PCYC Rockwall Climbing Voucher. Ticket 233
Maria K: Massage Voucher. Ticket 525
Terry W: Jamie Oliver gift set. Ticket 250
Marilyn B: $40 Kmart Voucher. Ticket 81  (which she kindly donated back to us for the team to use)
Paul C: Boags Lager. Ticket 85
Freda D: $30 Seven Monks Cafe Voucher. Ticket 388
Allan J: $30 Mowbray Voucher. Ticket 521
Jess G: DK Planets Book Valued at $25. Ticket 19
Tannell H: $25 Petrarch’s Book Voucher. Ticket 346
Mrs S: Bottle of White Wine. Ticket 176
Nelson C: Bottle of Red Wine. Ticket 319

 Sponsors 2013/2014

   Tasmanian Brick Enthusiasts inc.

Launceston Airport
Leighton Springworks
Independent Health Care
Rotary of Evandale
Mr and Mrs J Brown Evandale Post Office
Rebecca White MP
Mrs M Hosford

Sage Automation. Launceston.

Launceston Scale Model Society  (Their page can be found on Facebook)

Hazard Systems. Launceston. For paying for the team’s registration.

Leighton Springworks. Launceston.

Independent Health Care Service Pty Ltd Professional Care At Home

Marcom and Watson.

Lions of Perth. Tasmania.

Schneider Electric

Tasmanian Process Instruments

Dick Adams (former Labor MP for Lyons).

Rene Hidding MP

Eric Hutchinson MP 

Andrew Nikolic MP

Acknowledgement to companies and individuals who have donated goods and/or time to help support Metal Minds.


Young’s Vegie Shed for supporting us with our sausage sizzle on Fathers Day

Labels and Badges the team’s trophies http://www.labelsandbadges.com.au/


Tasmanian Pin Badges.  From the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts

Coles (Racecourse Cres Launceston).  $50 voucher.

Judi McGee: Manager for Larissa Bright Products.

Officeworks Launceston for donating and making the teams banner

Zone 3 donated game passes to support our fundraising

Incitec Pivot Fertilisers.  Golf umbrella, First Aid Kit and 2 x 25kg bags of garden fertiliser to raffle

Woolworths Wish Card


The team members parents

Foamland has kindly donated packing for our robot.

Longford Mens Shed and particularly to Bob Thomas who made ‘Steve’ the robot’s box for transporting to Sydney.

Tasmanian Process Instruments for Steve’s  nameplates

Coles, Kings Meadows for donating the team shirts.   

Officeworks Launceston for supplying a Brother Laser Printer for our raffle.

Ingleside Bakery Evandale for supplying a $50 voucher for the raffle.  Ingleside Bakery can be found on Facebook.

Officeworks, Launceston for supplying all the meat for our sausage sizzle

RACT Launceston for donating a membership to raffle.

Christine Harris.  for embroidering the team’s shirts.

Dollar Signs for making our sign. 

Woolworths Kings Meadows.   Donated a voucher for the raffle.

Gloria Jeans Kings Meadows.  Donated a gift pack for the raffle.

Nuts and Blots.  60 Frederick St, Launceston 7250.

Recycal for giving the team metal bits etc.

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