Congratulations to all the schools that took part in the Sunflower Competition for 2014. For a wrap up of the Weigh-in day click here.


Overall ‘Heaviest’ Grand Champion

Mueller College - 4.455kg

2014 Grand Champions: Year 9 students from Mueller College.


Australian Sunflower Association ‘Heaviest’ Sunflower Category

Years 8-10

1st – Mueller College - 4.455kg

2nd - Downlands College class 2 - 3.871kg

3rd - Downlands College class 1 - 3.690kg


Dow AgroSciences ‘Heaviest’ Sunflower Category

Years 11&12

1st – Glasshouse Country Christian College group A - 2.928kg

2nd – Glasshouse Country Christian College group A - 2.676kg

3rd – Glasshouse Country Christian College group B - 2.595kg


Tallest Sunflower Prize

Downlands College - 2.65m

Most Ornamental Sunflower Prize

Toowoomba SHS Wilsonton Campus

Encouragement Award 1

Corinda State High School


Encouragement Award 2

Mt Maria College



UQ Sunflower Competition Team
T:  07 54601 279 


The UQ Sunflower Competition, hosted by the School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, is proudly sponsored by Dow AgroSciences, The Australian Sunflower Association (ASA), Pacific Seeds, AgForce, AgriFood Skills Australia and is supported by the Queensland Agriculture Teachers' Association (QATA).

UQ Sunflower Competition section

Sunflower Competition Rules 2014

Please read carefully to avoid disappointment

2014 Sunflower Competition Experiment Booklet

Link to PDF version

Weigh-In Day Itinerary 2013

Link to download PDF Version

Photo Waiver Form 2013

Link to download PDF Version

Frequently Asked Questions 2014

Helpful hints and tips

Weigh-In Day Results 2013

Check out who topped the scales!
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