Get Set | Experience engineering and computing at ANU!

Are you ready to GET Set with a career in engineering or technology?

Future Students

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The Australian National University (ANU) is pleased to invite you to our annual GET Set event for girls from Years 9-11.

This year’s event is bigger and better than ever! We are offering a two-day program including a night’s stay in university lodging. Students will get to experiment, build, play and explore their way through engineering and technology workshops and activities at Australia’s national university.

This event is free of charge, but places are limited. Sign up today to ensure you don’t miss out.

When: 10am Tuesday 7 November – 3pm Wednesday 8 November 2023.
Students may arrive any time from 9.30am on Day 1 and should be collected at 3pm on Day 2.

Where: Innovation Space, Level 2, Birch Building, 35 Science Road Acton ACT 2600.

Full itinerary

Day 1  
​10:00am Students arrive at ANU. Meet our staff and get to know other attendees.
11:00am Environmental Engineering workshop
1:00pm Lunch
2:00pm Rocketry 101
6:00pm Check into accommodation & dinner
9:00pm Mt Stromlo Stargazing
​Day 2  
9:30am Morning activity
10:15am Computing workshop
12:15pm Lunch
1:15pm Explore the campus and various activities
3:00pm Farewells and depart

GET Set is proudly hosted by the ANU College of Engineering, Computing and Cybernetics.

This event is free of charge, with all activities, food and accommodation for the stay complimentary for participants. Please notify us of any dietary or access requirements when registering.

The safety of students is paramount, and appropriate supervision will be provided at all times.

If you have any questions or would like to know more about the day, please email

Places are limited. Please register by Friday 13 October for accommodation and catering purposes.

We hope to see you there!

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