What is Slush Down Under?


Coordinated in collaboration with the organisers of Slush, Northern Europe's largest tech startup event, Slush Down Under is Australia's premier launch platform for local startups.


Featuring an exhibition and pitching competition, the event provides the next generation of emerging technology companies with the opportunity to present their products to, and network with, an audience of top VCs, Angels, corporate business development executives, prospective customers, partners and media.


Bringing a little bit of Silicon Valley to Australia



2015 Slush Down Under Pitching Contest Winners




As part of the prize for winning the pitching contest at Slush Down Under, CareMonkey were sent to Slush in Helsinki to be put in front of some of the world’s biggest investors and they have done Australia proud in getting to the top four, out of almost 10000 applications - then went on to win the main prize of €650,000.



Don’t miss your chance to be in the running to Pitch your startup on the main stage at Slush Helsinki in 2016



Pitching Contest

Slush Down Under will feature a pitching contest where seed and growth stage startups will compete to win an all-expenses paid trip to Northern Europe's largest tech start-up event, SLUSH in Helsinki - with guaranteed investor pitch, demo booth, and pre-arranged 1-to-1 investor meetings with some of the biggest VCs in the world. Tech startups from all over Australia are welcome to apply and (if chosen) qualify for the 10 available pitching spots at Slush Down Under.





Put your company
in the spotligh


Slush Down Under is for:


Entrepreneurs looking for ideas, mentorship and
money to grow their business
Innovators who want to understand the next big technology trends
Investors & Accelerators looking for
The Next Big Thing
Corporate/End Users

Policy Makers

IP Lawyers