PeninsulaHACK is Back!

The Challenge: Can Startups play a role in a Post COVID19 Peninsula?


What is a Hackathon?

Hackathons bring together a community dedicated to using creative problem solving to tackle ambitious social or commercial problems.

The 2020 theme is all about how to solve and improve the capablities of start ups post COVID19.

Guided by mentors and assessed by expert judges Shark Tank style, teams of up to four particpants will have less than 48 hours to design, prototype, test and pitch their proposed product or idea to WIN!

  1. 1

    Get Ready

    Gather your group of 4 people and register.

  2. 2


    Jump into our PenHack Festival and learn from the best. Then grab some swag, meet your mentors & judges online Friday August 28th. Get some expert tips to hit the ground running!

  3. 3


    Whether you want to race to the finish line or go at your own teams pace - you'll have 6pm Friday until 3pm, Sunday to work on your projects. Do it all online or if able - join up and get it done and be ready to present!

Festival Schedule

Tickets Go Live

Registrations OPEN - gather your team!

July 14th

Online reLaunch

Participants already registered will receive an invitation and solo participants will have opportuntities to meet other solo participants to form teams.

August 10th

Challenges announced

Participants receive their official 'challenges' and are encouraged to think about concepts prior to the event.

August 19th


Hackathon teams are introduced to the mentors & judges - Online

August 21st

Start Hacking

Time to Take Off! Begin hacking solutions to your challenge!

August 22nd & 23rd

Mentor contact

Book in with your mentor at key times for your Hack!

August 22nd & 23rd

Final sprint

Finalise your project and your PITCH!

August 23rd

Judging Panel

All pitches must be recieved by Peninsula Hack Admin. For review & presentation!!! Its GO TIME!!

3pm - August 23rd

Pitches & Winners

Chosen finalists will PITCH!! Stay around and watch your competitors! See who the winners are!!

5pm - August 23rd


The online party to end all online parties! Stay around, connect with other teams and photos [screen shots!] will abound!

August 23rd


Judges & Mentors


Announcing Soon

Announcing Soon