Asia Pacific Open Championship

Event Information for Teams

Update 2021

FIRST Australia are happy to announce that a remote, international  APOC will happen in 2021!

As always, teams must consult with their Program Delivery Partner (PDP) in their home country for an invitation.  

Kind regards,
FIRST Australia


23, 24, 25 July 2021
(AEST; UTC+10:00h)

Remote event schedule will be facilitated from Sydney, Australia – local time. Please be advised of this prior to registering participation from different time zones.

Event Contact:

Each FIRST LEGO League partner (from 2021 invited regions) will receive a form link for registration to be forwarded to qualified/invited teams. If your team has not received this link, please reach out to your respective partner. Following registration, the coach/mentor will receive a payment link from Macquarie University; full electronic payment via credit card is required to finalise registration. International invoices & bank transfers are not accepted. Deadline for final registration and full payment is 15 May (to ensure international event supply box shipments can be made in a timely manner.)

*One FIRST consent & one MQU consent per paid attendee are to be physically mailed (all participants in one packet, labeled with team, coach & region details) to:
FIRST Australia
Macquarie University
G25, 50 Waterloo Road
Macquarie University, NSW 2113

Daily Schedules & Info

  • Overall Event Schedule *Coming Soon
  • A “Box of Fun” will be shipped to each team prior to the competition and will include (for each paid participant): APOC Tee Shirts, commemorative APOC 2021 lapel pins, APOC participation medals, plus all of the supplies needed to participate remotely APOC group extra-curricular activities.
  • Trophies will be shipped separately at the conclusion of the event.