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  • Each year we get to watch kids surprise us in what they achieve in terms of fitness, self confidence and drive. We quite often see couch-potatoes develop in to active and engaged kids waiting to improve and be involved. Without fail the Energy Breakthrough changes kids for the better every year.
    Roger Byron, White Hills PS, Team Manager
  • ‘The experience for the children and the whole school community was extremely beneficial and enjoyed by all involved.’
    Participating Teacher,
  • ‘You cannot come away from the three days in Maryborough with anything but a glow about the value of this project for those students involved.’
    Participating Teacher,
  • ‘It is a great project that provides a great “vehicle” for getting kids involved in their learning.’
    Participating teacher,
  • ‘A wonderful real life experience with all the pressures of dealing with the unexpected, meeting deadlines and developing procedures and strategies.’
    Participating teacher,
  • ‘It brings the classroom into the real world.’

    ‘It’s a fabulous concept that provides a real purpose to learn about a great range of curriculum area: maths, science, language, health and human relations.’

    Participating teacher,

Hands On Learning

Hands On Learning

The focus on energy & innovation encourages students to take on exciting, ‘hands on’ learning experiences throughout the year.
Any student. Anywhere

Any student. Anywhere

Primary & secondary, male and female students from city and country are invited to take up the challenge.
Community + School: Together

Community + School: Together

Students, teachers, parents, local industry and other groups are encouraged to work together.
Teamwork

Teamwork

The objective of designing and constructing a machine encourages a team effort and provides rich curriculum material.

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Maryborough Education Centre's trio of 2014 Human Powered Vehicles

Progress Report – Maryborough Education Centre – Term 4 2014

Here, Maryborough Education Centre share their final progress report of the year and reflect on a highly enjoyable RACV Energy Breakthrough
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Progress Report – Jells Park Primary – Term 4, 2014

To round out our series of 2014 Progress Reports, Team Manager Scott Zachariassen and the students at Jells Park Primary School check in on
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Full Results, Certificates and Photos

After checking, re-checking and re-re-checking, we now have the final results available for all teams across all categories. We also have ce
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Doug Marr - EEV interview

Sunday Daily Wrap – EBTV (2014) (Video)

We made it to Sunday - an epic edition of the RACV Energy Breakthrough. Yep, plenty of action, excitement and personalites to capture the fi
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Saturday Daily Wrap – EBTV (2014) (Video)

It was a busy Saturday at the RACV Energy Breakthrough and there was plenty of action to capture on EBTV's Daily Wrap, as presented by Jake
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Maryborough and Bendigo schools reign supreme at the 24th RACV Energy Breakthrough

Local schools reign supreme at a mega 24th RACV Energy Breakthrough
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