Preliminary Launch Event


The AURC committee is excited to announce a Preliminary Launch Event for the upcoming Australia Day long weekend. This will provide teams with an opportunity to undertake test launches, as well as undertake any remaining certifications.

Register your intent to attend here.


Progress Report 2 Results


Progress Report 2

Congratulations to all teams on completing an important milestone towards launching at AURC and TDU in April 2019! Results and feedback for the second progress report has been sent out to teams.

Want to see how your team stacks up? Check out the Top 10 Leaderboard.

The next deliverable is the Technical Report which is due on March 18th. This report will be the culmination of your technical design work and it is worth big points!


Progress Report 2 submissions now open


Submissions for the second progress report are now open. The second progress report should demonstrate each team is on track to launching at the AURC event. It also provides an opportunity to present major design changes. The task sheet can be found in the Competitor’s documents tab.

Submissions have now closed


AURC Rule Changes


The AURC Rules have just been reviewed and updated! Several minor changes have been made to include payload scoring, safety penalties and the total points have been redistributed and increased from 200 to 250. Several other changes not listed here have also been made, so be sure read the updated documents. The changes can be found across these three documents:

Competition Schedule

Rules, Standards and Guidelines

Awards and Scoring

You can also find these in the Documents tab on the Competitor’s Information page. Familiarise yourself with the updated rules to maximise your score for the competition!


Progress Report 1 Results


Progress Report 1

The first deliverable of the competition has been marked and feedback has been returned to teams. Overall, the reports were completed to a high quality, and the calibre of the competitors was truly on display with the average mark being a Distinction!

The AURC Committee is excited with this result, and hopes that teams continue their good work for the next milestone of the competition: Progress Report 2 is due on Monday December 10th 2018!


AURC Website Launches


Progress Report 1

The AURC website is now live and we’re more excited than ever to be bringing the inaugural competition to students! The website will serve as a hub for all AURC related content. Check in regularly to see who’s on top of the leaderboard and bookmark the Competitor’s page to stay up to date on the competition or get your rocketry fix with cool content from other teams. We’ll be updating this regularly as we approach the launch dates. Not part of a team yet? Have a look at our 2018/19 teams list to see if there’s a team at your university.

Stay tuned as we keep you updated with any developments, as well as other exciting opportunities and news from the competition! You can also sign up to our newsletter on the News page so you don’t miss any of the action!