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Who’s at Eurisko: Wireless Institute of Australia – Your entry into Amateur Radio

A group from the Wireless Institute of Australia are excited to contribute to Eurisko this year.¬†They have a lot to squeeze into two days – courtesy of WIA’s Peter Parker (VK3YE), here’s a snapshot of Eurisko Day 1: [youtube=href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoPqwpOKgRY] At Eurisko, WIA will be showcasing; Amateur Radio transmitting and receiving equipment. Homebrew Electronic Construction projects. […]

Contribute through open knowledge sharing

What will you contribute?

Calling all contributors! It’s time to get your submissions in for your Eurisko Melbourne 2013, running on Sat 2nd and Sun 3rd of November, 2013. We’ve kept the submission form really simple, so it should only take you a few minutes to complete. If you haven’t already, you can submit you contribution at the following […]

Additive manufacturing includes 3D Printing

Eurisko Melbourne is part of Melbourne Knowledge Week 2013

Over the past four or so months, we’ve been working with the team from Melbourne Knowledge Week to position Eurisko Melbourne to be one of the key events in the 2013 Knowledge Week program. We received word last week that our proposal had been officially accepted, and we’ve just signed the Knowledge Week agreement today, […]

Support Eurisko Melbourne

We’re looking for sponsors!

Eurisko is run as a participatory, co-created community event. It takes the combined resources of many organisations and individuals to make an event like Eurisko excellent, and we need your help to achieve that goal. There are many different ways that you can help support the event. One of the important things we need your […]

Kids actively take part in Eurisko through activities such as MakeDo Collaborative Construction

A look back at Mini Maker Faire

It’s been about 16 months since we collaborated on the hugely popular Melbourne Mini Maker Faire. Eurisko Melbourne promises to be a bigger event in terms of both physical space and the time available to use it, but as we move on with the planning on Eurisko, it seems timely to reflect and look back […]

Eurisko Melbourne

Why eurisko?

You might be wondering about the name we’re using for the event: eurisko. What does it mean, and why did we choose it? In short, it means "discover by doing" or "learn by doing". To us on the Eurisko core team, it signifies an open and inclusive community that is passionate about self-directed learning and […]