RoboCup Junior Australia is a project-oriented educational initiative that supports local, regional and international robotic events for young students.

About RoboCup Junior

Tens of thousands of students around Australia participate in RoboCup, with thousands more around the world. Learn more about who we are, and how RoboCup develops critical STEM skills in students of all ages.

For Teachers

Robotics in general and RoboCup Junior specifically fits extremely well within the ACARA Technologies Curriculum.
Our Getting Started section has plenty of tutorials, ideas, and inspiration for you to start your RoboCup journey.

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Latest News

Mighty Maisy Maze National Launch Workshop – Recording and Slides

The recording and slides from the Mighty Maisy Maze National Launch Workshop. These include an outline of the competition, how to get started in the division, robot design and robot programming.
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RoboCup Junior Brisbane Regional – Information Pack now available!

We are now excited to release more details for our upcoming Brisbane Regional to launch our competition season. Taking place at Somerville House on 10 June 2023, we hope to see new and returning schools and students for an exciting day of learning and problem solving! Interested in volunteering? All mentors and volunteers must fill...
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2023 RJCSA Sumo Rules

The 2023 Sumo Rules are now up for viewing for the upcoming competitions. Please take note of the changing of the categories and what is required to compete in each.
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Mighty Maisy Maze EV3 Example Robot Build Guide and Program

Step by step instructions for an example robot designed for Mighty Maisy Maze constructed exclusively from a LEGO Education EV3 kit. The instructions and example code are great for first time builders or those just getting started with Rescue Maze.
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Rescue Maze Course Cutting Guide

Materials and cut list as well as cutting layout for a full set of Rescue Maze tiles.
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Mighty Maisy Maze Course Element Printouts

Printable course elements that make up the Mighty Maisy Maze Field. Instructions for putting together courses are on the first page of the document.
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Rescue Maze Rules & TDP – 2023

The Official RoboCup Junior Australia Rescue Maze Rules and Technical Description Paper template for 2023.
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Custom Bot Workshop 2023

On the 1st of May 2023, RoboCup Junior Australia ran an online workshop on the use of Custom (Arduino + Raspberry Pi) Bots in robotics. The workshop featured many presenters and many different topics some which ran at the same time. So if you were unable to attend or you attended but you want to...
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Mighty Maisy Maze Introduction

Authored by Rescue Maze National Coordinator David Musgrave, this introduction covers the new simplified Rescue Maze division, Mighty Maisy Maze.
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Mighty Maisy Maze Quick Reference

Authored by Rescue Maze Coordinators Tim Ronchi and David Musgrave, this Quick Reference document covers the new simplified Rescue Maze division, Mighty Maisy Maze.
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RCJQ 2023 Season Launch Newsletter

Please find attached our RCJQ 2023 Season Launch Newsletter with details of our upcoming events and plans for 2023! We will be updating our pages over the coming weeks with workshops planned across the State. Please, if you wish to discuss having an event in your region, please get in touch – we would love...
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