2018 contest task

2018 contest task

‘Squirt toothpaste onto a Toothbrush’

Download: Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest Planner [3.68mb PDF]

Best of luck to all the schools and get squirting!

2018 competing schools

The schools who will compete are: 

  • Avila College
  • Cathedral College Wangaratta
  • CLC, Eltham
  • Cranbourne East Secondary College
  • Emmanuel College Warrnambool
  • Girton Grammar School
  • Haileybury City
  • Home Education Network
  • Ivanhoe Girls Grammar School
  • John Monash Science School
  • Killester College
  • Lyndale Secondary College
  • Mater Christi College
  • Methodist Ladies’ College
  • Northcote High School
  • Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School
  • Sacred Heart College Kyneton
  • Shelford Girls Grammar
  • Sherbrooke Community School
  • Southern Cross Grammar
  • St Monica’s College, Epping
  • Sunbury College
  • Traralgon Secondary College
  • Wellington Secondary College
  • Werribee Secondary College

Schools are encouraged to track their progress in the lead up to the contest via Instagram (#spagmachine).

Previous tasks


Crush a can and put it into a recycling bin


Water a plant


Make me a bowl of cereal


To create a ‘Wake Me Up’ machine


To spell the word ‘Engineer’


To take a portrait-style photograph in either digital or hard-copy form.


To dispense the dried ingredients for a cup of instant coffee (coffee, powdered milk, and sugar) into a cup.

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