In the Media

Whenever the team are in the media you will find it here.  

We are not always able to link to the piece but where it is highlighted please click the link to see the article or footage.


November: Our Mersey Team mentor Lindsay chatting to Tasmanian Talks


Outstanding Community Volunteer Award to one of Metal Minds mentors.  Presented at the Town Hall by the Mayor of Launceston. May 2019

Metal Minds Robotics Club – Nurturing the tech champions of today and the future

Click the link above to take you to the piece recently published by Make It Tasmania.


October Examiner Launceston 

June Editorial  Examiner Launceston 

June Examiner Launceston

May  Examiner Launceston  

Science Week Display in Launceston Linc Library

Southern Cross News

April  Examiner Launceston 


City Park Radio August 2017.  Schools Out. Team Members on air.

You can find out more about the 15-year-old and his 4 friends who started the club in issue 83 of the magazine 40 Degree South. 

See scanned pictures below from Issue 83 (December 2017) of 40 Degree South Magazine.



Demonstration to TAS ICT Hobart

December: NE Advertiser

October 2016. In the Examiner 

October: Rivers Festival. North Eastern Advertiser. rivers-festival

Metal Minds Presentation to the parents and Mayor of Launceston taken from Southern Cross news and City of Launceston Facebook Page.

Jon and the Mayor

September 2016: Jon one of our mentors talking to the Alderman and Mayor of Launceston

In Chambers 1

August 2016 in the Meander Valley Gazette.  Check out page 5.

August 2016.  One of our team members, Harry made it to the semi-finals.

tas achiever awards

Linc Kingston.  Display during August.

City Park Radio June 30th, 2016

North Eastern Advertiser 30th June 2016


Examiner 2nd June 2016

Bridport News

19th April.  Drive Time on ABC Radio.

On the  SAGE Automation   website

Country Courier Feb 2016

Coutry Courier copy

WhySCi website 

Examiner 30th January 2016.

Workshop 30th Jan

Splash Website

Fuse Education Website

December 2015 for workshops 2016

On the Scootle Website

In the Media 2014

Examiner 13th December

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ABC Radio.  Drive Time. 10th December

Damon, Harry and Jon speaking about the team’s success on ABC Radio Drive Time slot.

Examiner 21st June

Article 21st June

In the Deloraine Rotary Newsletter.  Page  3

Tasmanian eSchool Newsletter Tas eSchool Newsletter  Page 4

Country Courier May 16th, 2014 (click to enlarge)


Examiner 15th April 2014

Tasmanian eSchool Newsletter April 2014 (click to enlarge)

Tasmanian eSchool Newsletter

QVMAG Workshops

In the Media 2013

Meet the team.  Listen to them talking about robotics and see Steve their robot in action. Filmed by ABC Open  December 2013

Country Courier December 2013.

Harry interviewed by Tasmanian eSchool.  December 2013

Examiner Newspaper 10th December 2013

Listen to Jon and Alex on ABC Radio 2nd December 2013 or read the  Transcript from ABC Radio Interview

Examiner Newspaper 26th November 2013

Team mentioned on City Park Radio 93.7fm  November 2013

The Team on ABC Open   October 2013

Robot shown on Southern Cross TV at the model expo October 2013

In THEAC newsletter. June 2013

Examiner May 2013

Country Courier.  November 2013.  

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Country Courier.  May 2013

Country Courier

Listing on Our Community website

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