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A world where knowledge creates power for the many, not the few.


Open Knowledge Australia is a community volunteer driven initiative which every concerned citizen should support regardless of political affiliation. We are part of the global Open Knowledge network, established in the UK by Dr. Rufus Pollock. We bring together people who believe the world is a better place when we share our data, information and knowledge in the open, making us all wiser in our everyday interaction as open communities.

So what are you waiting for?  See how you can get involved!  Tweet @OKFNau or tell us how you want to change the world with Open Knowledge.

“Open Knowledge Australia is dedicated to promoting the creation, sharing and application of Open Knowledge in the Digital Age.”  The Open Knowledge Australia Board

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A slow, considered start to 2017

There have been a few changes happening over the past two years with the Open Knowledge Melbourne meetup. Some of the founding members have stepped back and stepped away from their roles as organisers; some of our members have stepped into organising roles. And, we have been slack in keeping up with this blog (sorry!). […]

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Open Knowledge Australia board meeting 2016-12-07

Following are the brief minutes of our board meeting last week, as well as a link to the YouTube recording. We had some hassles with people in different video chats, but ultimately got done what we wanted to achieve, I think. These minutes are UNAPPROVED currently. Open Knowledge Australia board meeting 7 December 2016 7:30 […]

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