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Watermark

First Place
Second Place
Third Place
People's Choice
Year:
2018
Category:
Senior
Ella Waterreus
Tauranga Girls' College

A buoy equipped with a GPS co-ordinate plotter and a thruster powered by solar energy.

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Keep Left

2017
Junior
First Place
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A phone app that helps to ensure that drivers unfamiliar with driving in New Zealand keep on the left side of the road.

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Swift Wrap

2016
Senior
First Place
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Third Place

Swift Wrap is a compact glad wrap dispenser suitable for first aid kits to help burn victims. Lydia won $2000 prize money plus two weeks' invaluable work experience with Bluelab, Beca and Woods.

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Gel-Shel

2016
Junior
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

Gel-Shel is a holder for energy gels that attaches to mountain bikes, reducing the amount of rubbish picked up after biking events. Sam and Holly won a $1000 cash prize plus Sam had two weeks' invaluable work experience with Locus Research and Woods.

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Offkuts

2018
Senior
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

Gender-neutral clothing, sustainably made from the waste fabric and offcuts produced by the fashion/textile industry.

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