Open Day 2016

Open Day 2016

It was all systems go for the team as Swinburne Open Day ramped up on the 31st of July. Crowds were flowing in from all directions to get an overview of the variety of courses offered at Swinburne.

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Trivia Series 2015 Round 3 Is Coming!

Trivia Series 2015 Round 3 Is Coming!

Kicking off at 6.30pm on Wednesday 28 October, Round 3 of Team Swinburne’s Trivia Series 2015 is just around the corner. The Hawthorn Hotel is once again hosting this event, and as always there will be heaps of prizes up for grabs, as well as the honour that comes with winning any…

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Driver Training – Electric Go Karting

Driver Training – Electric Go Karting

This month’s highlight for the team members was a round of electric go karting at Hi Voltage Karts. Whether aiming for a seat in ts15, bragging rights over mates, or just a casual drift, the pace was on and the team were ready. While previous years drivers, Brad, Luke and…

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This Month In The Workshop

This Month In The Workshop

See what we’ve been up to in the workshop… Clockwise from Top: The 2015 chassis plug coming together; Team Leader Jamie Allender hard at work spraying the plug; Team Leader Jamie Allender hard at play; Razor and team members Kei, Tawanda and Denholm with our simulator at Open Day 2015; Team…

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Countdown to Comp – Team Profiles

We’d like to take the time to introduce you to some of our team members over the coming months who have worked incredibly hard to keep us on target. In 2015, Kyle became our Power & Electrics Section Leader, and has not only facilitated the design of ts15’s electrical and…

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ts_14 Retires

ts_14 Retires

After a year of glory, ts_14 (our 2014 competition car) has officially been retired. A combination of members from our 2014 and 2015 teams took ts_14 out to Kenworth this month for one last drive day and lap session to say goodbye. With our focus now on the build of…

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Swinburne Clubs Day & Open Day 2015

Swinburne Clubs Day & Open Day 2015

Team Swinburne again rolled out in force for Open Day 2015 and Clubs Day with our driving simulator in tow. As part of Open Day 2015, Team Swinburne rolled out the workshop tours and simulator to encourage potential students to join Swinburne University, and of course Team Swinburne. Team Swinburne are always looking for…

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High School Work Experience 2015

High School Work Experience 2015

As part of an arrangement with Akorn Educational Services, this year Team Swinburne hosted three groups of secondary school students interested in learning more about engineering. St Kevin’s College, Rochester Secondary College and Catholic Regional College North Keilor each sent groups of students to our workshop, who worked closely with…

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National Science Week 2015

National Science Week 2015

During National Science Week (15-23 August 2015) Team Swinburne took part in the KIOSC ‘Careers of the Future’ Expo for schools at Caribbean Rollerama. KIOSC – the Knox Innovation, Opportunity and Sustainability Centre – is a partnership between Swinburne, local schools and the Knox City Council. It promotes the development of skills, career…

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Trivia Series 2015 Round 2

Trivia Series 2015 Round 2

Round 2 of our 2015 Trivia Series went of with a blast, with a great turnout of team members, friends, family and alumni. Round highlights included Pick-up Artistry, the Beer Skull and Name the Celebrity, with hosting from our business team, Iain & Sam. We’d like to thank all our…

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Performance at the Limit

Performance at the Limit

It is not everyday that you get to perform a pit stop on a Grand Prix racing car in front of an audience that includes a former racing driver, but members of Team Swinburne recently had the opportunity to do so. Students from Swinburne University of Technology’s F-SAE team performed…

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Team Swinburne at O-Week

Team Swinburne at O-Week

Our O-Week 1st year activity session was a smash on campus at Swinburne University of Technology during the first day of O-Week! We gave a bunch of 1st year Engineering students a crash course in aerodynamics, then set them loose to design, build and test their own models fro bragging rights….

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Formula SAE | 2014 Competition

Formula SAE | 2014 Competition

What we’ve all been waiting for – team Swinburne at the 2014 Formula SE Australasia Competition at Calder Park.   See our gallery for shots of the team and the car over the competition.   [fbphotos id=10152894567398277]

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