Croc Pitch Agricultural Robotics

Reshaping Northern Australia’s farming future through innovation

Agricultural Robotics aims to revolutionise mango farming and boost the Northern Territory economy, with the world's first robotic mango harvester. Dr Amanda White, Founding Director of Agricultural Robotics, and her team are driven by a…
Croc Pitch finalists

Croc Pitch Runners Up will benefit from Investment Ready grant

There was only one winner in the $1m 2023 Croc Pitch but that did not mean others went away empty handed. Now in its 5th year, Croc Pitch is Northern Australia's premier pitching competition for start-ups run by Darwin Innovation Hub.…

ABC Rural: Mango-picking robot snaps up $1 million in venture capital from Croc Pitch event in Darwin


Robotic Harvester snapped up in Croc Pitch challenge

A robotic mango harvesting solution that will revolutionise the industry and boost the northern economy was selected as the Croc Pitch 2023 winner receiving a million dollar investment from the Paspalis Innovation Investment Fund (PIIF). Agricultural…
Croc Pitch 2022 Winner

NT News: Croc Pitch 2022 delivers cash boost for Northern Territory and Singaporean companies

Two businesses took home a share each of $1 million after judges were unable to choose a clear winner at Croc Pitch 2022 in Darwin. The annual innovation awards for start-ups was jointly won by Territory-based Kraken Coding and Singapore…
VIP NT Croc Winner

Croc Pitch 2022 Supporting Local Tourism Startup ‘VIP NT’ With StartNT Scholarship

Three Darwin locals, Rowan Sutton, Jye Reid and Kelton Reid pitched their startup, VIP NT, to the expert panel members at the Croc Pitch 2022 Finals and won the StartNT Scholarship. Hosted by the Darwin Innovation Hub on the 26th of October…
Atomionics Croc Pitch Winner

Atomionics A Step Closer To Their Vision – Mapping Out The Earth’s Crust

Awarded $500,000 in investment from Paspalis Innovation Investment Fund (PIIF) as the winner of Croc Pitch 2022, Singapore based startup, Atomionics' vision is to essentially build a complete model of the Earth's Crust using their Gravimeter. The…
Kraken Coding Croc Winner

Darwin Startup Kraken Coding Wins $500,000 At Croc Pitch 2022

On Wednesday, 26th October 2022, John Shanks represented his Northern Territory based Health-tech startup company, Kraken Coding at the Croc Pitch 2022 Finals and won $500,000 in venture capital. Hosted by the Darwin Innovation Hub as…
Croc Pitch 2022 Winners

Croc Pitch 2022 Winners!!

PRESS RELEASE Event Date: 26th October 2022 Event Location: Darwin Innovation Hub Croc Pitch 2022 Winners Announced! Hosted by the Darwin Innovation Hub on the 26th of October as part of the Spark Festival and October Business Month’s…
Croc Pitch 2022

Important Changes To Croc Pitch 2022

CROC PITCH 2022 IS ONLINE ONLY! Due to the significant number of high quality applications from numerous time zones from interstate and international, we have decided to host the Croc Pitch 2022 online to cater to our ability to reach far…
Croc Pitch Info 2022

Croc Pitch Information Session 2022

Everything contestants need to know about Croc Pitch and Croc Camp. Our facilitators and investment committee members have addressed the questions that participants are asking. What do the Terms and Conditions mean? What is a term…
Life H2O Croc Pitch

PIIF Supporting ‘Life H2O’ in Improving Water Quality for Life 

Winning $300,000 of venture capital at Croc Pitch 2021, Life H2O impressed both the judges and audience with their innovative design for the manufacture of military grade, fit for purpose water purification and desalination equipment. 100%…