Matrix Events

Matrix Open Day for Year 3-11: Free HSC and Careers Expo

Sat 17 Jun, 2023 , 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

A fun, informative day featuring 20+ seminars by academic experts for Year 3-11 students and parents

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All day




1 Fitzwilliam Street, Parramatta NSW 2150

Learn the secrets to academic success from experts and 99+ ATAR graduates.

20+ seminars from universities, Matrix teachers, and successful graduates.

Join the fun at the Matrix Open Day and be inspired by talks from the experts. We invite Year 3-11 students for an informative day covering the OC Test, Selective Test, HSC Subject Selection, ATAR & Scaling, and university entry.

Meet our partners who will be at the Matrix Open Day

Seminar schedule

20+ seminars for Year 3-11 students and parents. Register for a seminar covering your grade.

Seminars for Year 3 - 5

10:00am – 11:00am

The Secrets to Acing OC, NAPLAN and Selective tests

Speaker: DJ Kim, Matrix founder, BEng(Hons)

  • The difference between OC, NAPLAN, and Selective Tests
  • Learn the 4Ws of OC, NAPLAN, and Selective High School Placement Test


11:30am – 12:30pm

How to Help Your Child Develop Effective Reading Habits

Speaker: Mr Alfred Cho, BA(AdvS)

  • Practical ways to improve your child’s reading skills at home
  • Why reading habits are important for excelling the OC and Selective tests


1:00pm – 2:00pm

How to Help Your Child Become a Great Writer

Speaker: Mr Alfred Cho, BA(AdvS)

    • Common problems when it comes to writing effectively
    • Learn the steps for your child to engage with their imagination and apply the right writing techniques

Seminars for Year 6 - 8

Seminars for Year 9 - 10

Seminars for Year 11

University Seminars for Year 10-11

Matrix Graduate Panels for Year 7-11

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Limited spots. Register now to secure your spot.


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We’re just a 2 minute stroll from Parramatta Station

1 Fitzwilliam Street, Parramatta NSW 2150


Who is this event for?

Our free Year 3-11 seminars by academic experts are perfect for those who are looking to get ahead in school!

Do I have to be enrolled at Matrix to attend this event?

No, you don’t! We only ask that all guests register before attending.

Are all seminars free to attend?

Yes! Our ethos is to provide actionable academic advice to as many students and parents as possible.

Is there an attendance limit per family?

We’d like our free seminars to help as many parents and students as possible. We ask that students and parents attend a maximum of 3 seminars, with only 1 parent per family each seminar.

Can I attend a seminar that is not for my current grade?

Please only register for seminars covering your current grade to get the most relevant information for you. If the seminar does not match your current grade, your ticket may be void.

Do I need to confirm my attendance prior?

We will be confirming your attendance a week prior to the event. Please keep an eye out for this correspondence and respond to ensure your ticket is valid on the day!

Can I register at the door?

Yes, however this will be subject to the availability of tickets at the time.

What happens if I register and don't attend?

We organise these seminars and events to help as many parents and students as possible, so we ask that you register only if you are serious about attending to ensure that ticket availability is accurate.

For the health and safety of all staff and visitors, we would also like to account for the number of attendees who will be on site at a time.

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