Competition details

The competition to win one of four tablet devices has finished!

Main prize

There were 2 Samsung Galaxy Tablet – 3 8 16GB Wi-Fi (Black) – to be won.

  • To enter you need to register for Weather Detective and transcribe at least 20 observations;
  • If you’re under 18 you’ll need your parent or guardian’s permission before you enter.
  • The competition is open to all Australian residents.
  • See the Terms and Conditions for more details

Prizes for school groups

There were also 2 Samsung Galaxy Tablet – 3 8 16GB Wi-Fi (Black) –  to be won by school groups. Teachers can register their school group or class so that students can take part individually but their work will count towards the group’s efforts. Once the group has completed 50 images collectively, the teacher is eligible to enter the competition to win a prize for their school. To enter, an individual – usually the teacher, but not necessarily – needs to register their school group for Weather Detective; provide log in details to all participating students and collectively complete at least 50 images.

  • The entrant must be an Australian resident representing an Australian primary or secondary school group and not a company or organisation.
  • The entrant must be at least 18 years of age. They must have the relevant permission of parents/guardians for all students in their school group aged under 18 years of age to participate in Weather Detective.
  • The schools competition is open to Australian schools.
  • See terms and conditions  for more details.

> More info on how to involve your school

Competition dates

The competition opens at 12 am AEST on Friday August 1, 2014 and closes at 12 pm midday AEST on Friday September 5, 2014. The winner will be contacted and announced online on Friday September 12, 2014. Authorised under NSW Permit No. LTPS/14/05832 and ACT Permit No. TP14/02551