Welcome to Design And Technology Teachers' Association of Queensland Inc.

Welcome to the home of the Design And Technology Teachers’ Association of Queensland Inc.  We exist to support our members – Design and Tech teachers in Queensland, Australia, and are affiliated with our counterparts in other Australian states and territories, and our national organisation, DATTA Australia.

Membership of DATTA Qld brings the benefits of collegiality, news, events, resources and articles of interest via this website and our quarterly journal, delivered in hardcopy to members preferred address (school, home, PO Box).  DATTA Qld also offers a range of professional development opportunities for Queensland teachers of Design and Technology.

DATTA Qld has regional branches that typically meet once per term for an industry visit or social occasion, and is managed by a state executive that meets in Brisbane monthly.  DATTA Qld hosts a state conference annually, sponsors pre-service teachers awards and celebrates excellence in Queensland Design and Technology teachers through our prestigious DATTA Qld Teacher Excellence Awards.

Latest News & Events

15 October 2019

DATTA Qld Monthly Meeting

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
06 November 2019

Week 5 PD – Save the date

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
12 November 2019


5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
10 December 2019

DATTA Qld Monthly Meeting

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Week 5 PD Networking meetings

TERM 3 NETWORKING MEETINGS Choose which location suits you form the list below and get involved. RSVP to the relevant host   …

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Finding new challenges motivates DATTA Qld’s Teacher of the Year

Alana Patterson was “thrilled and very honoured” to be recognised as the Secondary Classroom Design and Technology Teacher of 2019 in the …

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Gladstone Sharks make their mark – HPV Yeppoon

The Gladstone State High HPV (Human Powered Vehicle Programme) travelled to Yeppoon last weekend for the Cap Coast Full Throttle HPV 8 …

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2019 Conference Sponsors

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