Wellington - Aotearoa New Zealand

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two/fiftyseven, 2/57 Willis Street, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011


Elevators to the space.

Youth Support:

Participants under the age of 18 MUST have a parent/guardian present at all times

Operating hours:

Friday 18 Aug 2023

Midday to 5pm - Come hear about Govhack, what to expect in Wellington and meet potential teammates
10:30 pm – Venue closes for the night

Saturday 19 Aug 2023

8:00 am – Venue opens
11:00 pm – Venue closes

Sunday 20 Aug 2023

10:00 am – Venue opens
5:30 pm – Pack up & closing

Back to Events

Event Information

VIEW THE OPENING VIDEO HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wryoiAXqQo&feature=youtu.be



12.00pm – Venue opens

05.00pm – GovHack packs up for the day as the venue has other events in the evening

05.30pm – Venue drinks we have been invited to if people want to attend

06.00pm – Opening Ceremony online

07.00pm – Competition Starts


08.00am – Venue opens

12.00pm – Recommended challenge selection deadline

07.00pm – International Digital Trivia Event

11.00pm – Venue closes


10.00am – Venue opens

12.00pm – Recommended time to start video if not already started

03.00pm – Recommended time to upload video, project and completed project page

04.00pm – Tools Down

04.05pm – Closing Ceremony

5.30pm – Venue closes

Join us for an exhilarating weekend at GovHack Wellington 2023, hosted in the dynamic co-working space of two/fiftyseven! The schedule is packed with exciting events: On Friday, the venue opens at noon, setting the stage for an inspiring journey. As the day winds down at 5:00 PM to accommodate evening activities, you're invited to join venue drinks at 5:30 PM. The Opening Ceremony kicks off at 6:00 PM, followed by the official start of the competition at 7:00 PM. Saturday begins with the doors opening at 8:00 AM. By noon, it's recommended to select your challenges for a focused effort. At 7:00 PM, engage globally in the International Digital Trivia Event. On Sunday, doors open at 10:00 AM for the final hacking day. Start your videos by noon, with the upload deadline at 3:00 PM. Tools down at 4:00 PM, and the impactful Closing Ceremony follows at 4:05 PM. The weekend wraps up with the venue closing at 5:30 PM. Join us for a weekend of innovation, collaboration, and community at GovHack Wellington 2023!

Creating inclusive, community-focused impact by making space accessible and bringing people together. two/fiftyseven is a community that nurtures connection and provides people and organisations with the tools, care, and support they need to create a radically joyous, just and sustainable future.