SunTuk: Solar Tuk Tuk Educational Outreach and Engagement Project

Project Summary

28 August 2018

Sector: Education

Country location: Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam

Grantee: Unbound Global Pty Ltd


tul-tuk car next to solar panels
SolarTuk. Credit: SolarTuki.

Project description

The SunTuk Project is an innovative, educational program to promote sustainable transport and international engagement. A team of young Australians will travel across Australia and Southeast Asia in a solar-powered electric tuk tuk to highlight innovation in sustainable transport in Australia and Southeast Asia. Along the way, they will engage with schools, community groups and the public.

The project will build connections between Australia and the region through an exciting and inclusive educational adventure.

Key dates

  • SolarTuk Departure, SE Cape, Tasmania: 18/11/2018
  • Melbourne Event, Melbourne: 22/11/2018
  • Canberra Event, Canberra: 27/11/2018
  • Australia Journey, Australia - East Coast: 18/11/2018 to 20/12/2018
  • SE Asia Journey, SE Asia - Singapore / Malaysia / Thailand: 15/03/2019 to 15/04/2019

Social media: solartuk.org

Australia-ASEAN Council grant offer: $44,000 inc GST

Total project value: $117,600


Last Updated: 23 August 2018