Burnie High School

Students rise to occasion

Amy Hicks, of Burnie High School, watches as Tony Wilson, from Wynyard Rotary, releases the trolley.  Picture: Stuart Wilson, The Advocate.

Students gnawed finger nails and gripped seats tightly as their bridges flexed under increasing weight.

This year's Tasmanian Science and Engineering Challenge series found itself at Burnie's Marist Regional College yesterday, and about eight schools watched anxiously during the last activity for the day.

Read the full story on The Advocate website.

Story by Mark Acheson, The Advocate