Rails Girls Melbourne 16th-17th October 2015

Rails Girls is once again coming to Melbourne! During the free workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails.

You learn designing, prototyping and coding with the help from our coaches.

You need your own laptop, curiosity and a sprinkle of imagination!

Want to help? We are looking for volunteers and Rails coaches. Get a coach ticket via the registration link.

Registration open now

Friday 16th Ocotber

18.00 - 19.30

Installation party

Get know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you need any help with setup.
We'll also have a short introductary presentation covering the fundamentals of web applications.

Saturday 17th October

9:00 - 10:00

Registration and coffee

During the morning we’ll get settled down and prepared for the day
10:00 - 10:15


Outline of the day & word from sponsors
10:20 - 10:45

How web apps work

10:50 - 11:10


Let's get coding!
11:10 - 13:00


Jumpstart your first web application
13:00 - 13:30


13:30 - 14:15

Designing your web app

14:15 - 16:15


Extend your application.
16:15 - 16:30

Question Time!

We answer your questions about life, the universe and everything.
19:00 - 22:00


Open for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.


realestate.com.au office
511 Church Street, Richmond VIC 3121


Rails Girls Melbourne is co-organized with our awesome partners.

Want to help? We're looking for partners & sponsors for the non-profit event! Email us!

Envato Envato make websites that help people from all over the world change the way they earn and learn online.

DiUS DiUS computing is an Australian technology services company that helps clients innovate and grow.

Culture Amp Melbourne based Culture Amp is the world’s leading analytics platform for understanding people and culture.

Red Bubble Red Bubble is the finest and most diverse creative community and marketplace on the interlink.

Realestate.com.au Realestate.com.au, empowering people by making property simple, efficient and stress free.

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Cogent Cogent are based in Melbourne. They incept, design and build useful software that gets results.

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Previous Partners

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How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited!

Who is this aimed at? Women of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages taking part. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Yes, but you need to be accompanied by an interested lady. Also, girls are given a priority.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches. We’ll have a two-three hour workshop before the event to walk you through the curriculum. Email us