Applications Open - DATTA Awards 2018

Applications Open - DATTA Awards 2018

DATTA AWARDS (Design and Technology Teachers' Association)



The Business Liaison Association Inc., in conjunction with Design and Technology Teachers Association (DATTA Peninsula Branch), are offering the above competition to Design Technology students in this region.  Junior and secondary students from both state and private schools are encouraged to enter. 

The competition aims to promote the study of Design Technology Subjects in schools, and to encourage students who study these subjects to demonstrate their technical knowledge as well as design skills and craftsmanship.

Please download competition details from website , and forward nomination form by 24th August.

Entries to be submitted to Cairns High no later then 3.30pm on the 22nd of October.

The presentation function will be held at Event Cinemas on 1st November 2018 at 6.00 pm.  Students involved, parents and teachers will be invited to attend this very professional presentation.  Students receiving awards must wear formal school uniform and present themselves neatly.

We encourage you to urge students to participate.  It is most desirable and useful to make these jobs part of your formal assessment.  Please adhere to deadlines given in order to facilitate co-ordination of this competition.

Any queries please contact Mark Harland on

Presentation evening will take place on Thursday - 1 November 2018.



Closing Date: 22-Oct-2018
First prizeVarious Cash Prizes are awarded in all categories


For more details, please contact the coordinator shown below:
Coordinator: Mark Harland
Phone: 4050 3060

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Angela Toppin, Chair
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The Secretary
PO Box 7371
Cairns, Queensland, 4870
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