Engineering Games 2017

A fun, engrossing event for students interested in STEM subjects.

The Engineering Games are a fantastic event for pre-tertiary students of all levels. The Engineering Games allow hundreds of students to harness and explore the skills of an engineer through a fun competition.

The Engineering Games are held in Canberra and are perfect for students who love Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects and activities. Inspire your students by organising an amazing experience this year.

This years games will be held at UNSW at ADFA, Auditorium Building 11, Northcott Drive, Campbell.

Click here to register for the Engineering Games

View the event information here

Download the Engineering Games booklet

For future engineers of all ages

The Engineering Games has four categories that cover children from early primary school all the way up to those about to enter university. The categories are:

  • Junior Primary
  • Senior Primary
  • Secondary
  • Senior Secondary/College

Engineering challenges

Students will utilise processes of engineering to compete in challenges that will inspire and inform their interests. Here are a few examples of the activities:

  • Straw tower construction using drinking straws as the structural element
  • Bridge building using spaghetti
  • Model car design and construction
  • Robot construction and racing
  • Electric light control
  • Scratch Coding Challenge
  • And more!

This event is sponsored by:



This event is hosted by:




  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 10 hours hence
ICYMI: 'Victoria looks like joining Queensland to become only the second Australian state to have mandatory registr…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 7 hours hence
Limited tickets are available for the Canberra Elevation event, be sure to get in quick! 27 March 2018. Big thanks…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 5 hours hence
ICYMI: 'Victoria joins Queensland in becoming only the second Australian state to have mandatory registration for e…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 3 hours hence
Engineers Australia ACT general manger, Keely Quinn states “it’s time to get on with it.” @canberratimes…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 15 hours ago
Amazing. Aerospace engineering student Anastasia Volkova, raises $1.5 million for satellite farm analysis start-up…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 17 hours ago
RT @AJWaterRes: @EngAustralia National coverage picking up on AJWR research: Big floods following a pattern ht…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 20 hours ago
Check out this video which focuses on encouraging and assisting women who are pursuing a career in STEM…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 21 hours ago
Join us for the Australasian Structural Engineering Conference as we cover a diverse range of topics for practicing…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 2 days ago
Calls grow for ACT engineers register as Victoria moves on similar scheme. @canberratimes 'Lets get this done.'
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 2 days ago
Calls grow for ACT engineers register as Victoria moves on similar scheme @canberratimes 'Time for the ACT Governme…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 2 days ago
It is safe to say that it was an exceptional International's Womens Day, with all events sold out and attendees lea…
  • Engineers Australia
  • @EngAustralia - 2 days ago