The Hackerspace at Kuranda, North Queensland, is providing a unique space and learning facility to engage youth in new technologies. Concieved by RISE Ventures, Hackerspace is open to the public however its main purpose is to engage young people to explore training and employment opportunities in new and emerging fields.
Hackerspace explores science, technology, engineering and mathematics, bridged the access gap for young people in the local community. It uses learning, experimentation,
It thrives on young people, their ingenuity and their creativity.
Computer equipment and technology is repurposed to provide equipment for the locals to learn and experiment with.
Hackerspace and RISE Ventures are helping to build capacity for local young people to advance in the future world.