Christchurch NZPC Site Page

The next NZ Programming Contest is Saturday September 26th, 2020 - note postponement from the original date of September 12 due to COVID-19.

For general information about the NZ Programming Contest see the official website maintained by NZ contest director Phil Robbins.

Local site information (at the University of Canterbury)


Other languages can possibly be supplied if requested sufficiently in advance.


GNU Mint 19.1 Linux machines, flat panel displays.

We will use the DOMjudge automated judge system for running the contest.


12:30pm Registration and Briefing (required attendance) in COSC Lab 2 (i.e. Erskine Room 133)
12:45pm - 1:45pm Practice session---to get used to the equipment and the method of result submission
1:45pm - 1:55pm Everyone thrown out of the lab so we can get it cleared for the contest
2pm - 7pm The actual contest in COSC Lab 2
7pm - 8pm Pizza
7:30pm With luck the country wide provisional results

For more information

Contact Richard Lobb, Erskine Room 211, University of Canterbury.