Team UOW was welcomed back to Wollongong by the Lord Mayor Gordon Bradbery and special guests, in a special heroes welcome hosted at council headquarters overlooking Wollongong city. The Lord Mayor presented team members with certificates of recognition, and spoke about the importance of this project for placing Wollongong on the map internationally.

The Mayor spoke of how proud he and the council were of the students’ achievements, and that they had truly made a contribution to humanity.

The SBRC is proud that around one in four members of Team UOW are students, academics or staff members of the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre.

More on Team UOW.