Team 3132: The Thunder Down Under.

Team PhotoFIRST Team 3132 is Australia’s first FRC team based in Sydney, New South Wales. We’re a team all about diversity, inclusion, inspiration, impact and innovation. With our motto, ‘Innovate. Improve. Inspire the World.’ guiding us as we strive towards our mission, STEM for Everyone.

Working towards this goal are nearly sixty students and mentors from all over Sydney, putting in countless hours every week to build robots, teach and excite young children about robotics and spreading the word of FIRST. Our students come from over 20 high schools in the Greater Sydney Area.


By FRC Team 3132 Starting a FRC Team is always a challenge.  You have to find funding, mentors, space to meet, students to join, etc.  On top of this, many people starting a team have little or no FIRST experience, making the entire process more difficult.  There are hundreds of incredible mentors out there who […]

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Times are a Changin’

The world is ever changing, which is a great thing. Also a terrifying thing. And also a deeply important fact of life that one must observe to stay relevant. Going forward, TDU is adopting a new, exiting look that we feel really pushes us forward for the foreseeable future. For the last five years we’ve […]

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Announcing FIRST Ladies

In a strategic partnership with an American FTC Team, the Patronum Bots, The Thunder Down Under (TDU hereafter) has become a part of the global movement to focus heavily on engaging women in FIRST and STEM. The FIRST Ladies initiative is an exciting program that aims to bring women forward, demonstrating what has for so […]


Meet 3132.

Welcome to FIRST Team 3132, The Thunder Down Under! The home of our aggregated social media news, build season updates and more. This space will be used to make announcements in detail and to share all of the cool things in the world of The Thunder Down Under.  

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