Calling all girls in years 8-10 who are looking do something fun and worthwhile to do during your school holidays.

This workshop will give you a greater understanding of the world of cyber security and all of its career possibilities including:

This free workshop will also allow you to learn more about the UQ Cyber Squad student society and mentors and meet a panel of recent graduates and senior university students. 


  • Arrivals for a 10am start
  • 10am: Welcome, Acknowledgment of Country 
  • 10.05am: Workshop 1: Cracking the Code
  • 10.50am: Workshop 2: Tiny Rangers
  • 11:30pm: Break for lunch (catered)
  • 12.15pm: Introduction to Life Journey, Australia
  • 12.30pm: Workshop 3: ASD Careers
  • 1.00pm: Career and Q&A panel
  • 1.50pm: Wrap-up activities

Download a copy of the event promo flyer here


About Girls Do Cyber


The Girls Do Cyber school holiday workshop at UQ is an opportunity for young women currently studying in high school to explore the field of cyber security!

The aim of the program is to get high school aged girls interested in cyber security and show them pathways into university, the various study options at UQ and the many possibilities for a future in interesting, rewarding and high-paying jobs. The workshop will allow these young women to engage in a hands-on activities and sessions. 


General Purpose South (Building 78)
Staff House Road
The University of Queensland
Cyberlab (Level 4)