2019

April 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

Future Warfare – Masterclass: Space Operations
April 9
Canberra

Space Storytime!
April 10
Melbourne

SpaceIL and the Google Lunar XPRIZE
April 10
Sydney

Dr Space Junk vs the Universe: Book Launch
April 10
Sydney

Yuri’s Night! 
April 12
Various events nationwide

Macquarie Orbital Space Law Symposium
April 16
Sydney

Australian Rocketry’s Thunda Down Under 2019
April 18-21
Queensland

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
April 22
Melbourne

Dr Space Junk vs the Universe: Book Launch
April 23
Adelaide

Q&A Space Panel Night 2019
April 23
Sydney

Australian Defence Space Summit
April 30
Canberra

AIAA: Understanding Mars Through Its Landscapes
April 30
Adelaide

May 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

Exploring the Solar System
May 8
Melbourne

7th South Australia Space Forum
May 9
Adelaide

National Space Society of Australia: WA Chapter Opening (FB link)
May 24
Perth

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
May 27
Melbourne

June 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

Strategic Space Law Course
June 3 – 7
Adelaide

Brian Cox Universal
June 19
Brisbane

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
June 24
Melbourne

Brian Cox Universal
June 27
Perth

Brian Cox Universal
June 29
Adelaide

July 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

Space, STEM and your future: 7 NASA JPL Scientists on Tour
July 18 – August 4
Sydney, Canberra, Wagga Wagga and Darwin

50th Apollo Moon Landing Anniversary: Honeysuckle Creek
July 18-21 2019
Canberra, Honeysuckle Creek and Tidbinbilla, ACT

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary
July 20-21
Carnarvon, WA

Space Association of Australia Apollo 50th Event
July 21
Melbourne

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
July 29
Melbourne

August 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

Space, STEM and your future: 7 NASA JPL Scientists on Tour
July 18 – August 4
Sydney, Canberra, Wagga Wagga and Darwin

Victorian Astronomy Convention
August 10
Mount Martha, VIC

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
August 26
Melbourne

September 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

CUBESAT2019: Launching Cubesats for and from Australia
September 4-5
Sydney

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
September 30
Melbourne

October 2019

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

One Giant Leap Australia USA Tour
October 4 – 9
Los Angeles, USA with Australian group

One Giant Leap Australia Space Camp
October 9 – 20
Huntsville, USA with Australian group

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
October 28
Melbourne

November 2019

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
November 25
Melbourne

Missing Events? Let us know!







Past Events:

August 2016

NASA JPL Juno Lecture
August 9, 10
Canberra, Sydney

Astrophotography Exhibition
August 4-28
Geraldton

Professor Brian Cox: A Journey into Deep Space
August 9-18
Canberra, Sydney, Adelaide, Perth

Australia in Space Lecture
August 12 – 14
Ulverstone

Mars Society Australia Lecture
August 14
Adelaide

Amy Shira Teitel: Space Historian
August 12-24
Ulverston, Hobart, Canberra, Sydney, Adelaide

The Space Age: mineral, wealth and robotics
August 16
Newcastle

Living in Space class
August 16
Perth

The Future of U.S. Planetary Exploration, NASA Lecture
August 16, 22
Adelaide, Canberra

Spatial Information Day
August 19
Adelaide

Powerhouse Museum Family Day
August 21
Sydney

An American space road-trip
August 22
Melbourne

Inspiring students through space
August 24
Sydney

Space Mining Lecture
August 31
Perth

Multi-GNSS for Space Seminar
August 31
Sydney

September 2016

Space Engineering Lecture
September 7
Canberra

Life on an International Space Station 
September 12, 14
Adelaide, Sydney

The human body in space: The medicine of human spaceflight
September 26
Melbourne

Australian Space Research Conference
September 26-28
Melbourne

YMCA Space Camp
September 30 – October 3
Canberra

October 2016

South Australian Space School
October 4-6
Adelaide

ISU SHSSP Information Night
October 5
Adelaide

BLUEtongue Rover Championship Presentation
October 5
Sydney

Women in Aerospace Panel
October 5
Canberra

Astronaut Lecture – Luca Parmitano
October 6
Adelaide

Astronaut Lecture – Ron Garan
October 6
Sydney

AIAA University of Adelaide Scholarship Project Presentations
October 11
Adelaide

AIAA Student Branch AGM
October 12
Adelaide

Swarming past Asteroids
October 12
Sydney

AIAA Careers Night
October 20
Adelaide

ExoMars arrives at the Red Planet
October 24
Melbourne

The Space Show – Community Radio Open Night
October 26
Melbourne

Neumann Space
October 26
Sydney

November 2016

Seminar: GNSS
November 2
Sydney

Free Talk: Astronaut Centre Operations: From Underground to the ISS
November 3
Melbourne

MARS: Live Show with Buzz Aldrin, NASA, ESA and Ray Martin
November 4
Melbourne

MARS: Live Show with Buzz Aldrin, NASA, ESA and Ray Martin
November 6
Sydney

MARS: Live Show with Buzz Aldrin, NASA, ESA and Ray Martin
November 7
Canberra

Free Talk: Astronaut Centre Operations: From Underground to the ISS
November 8
Canberra

Free Talk: Fusion Power and the ITER Project
November 9
Sydney

Free Talk: Former NASA, now Sydney based Astronaut Greg Chamitoff
November 9
Sydney and Online for All Locations

Free Talk: Saturn Cassini
November 15
Canberra

Astronaut Terry Virts: Wired for Wonder
November 15
Melbourne

Astronaut Terry Virts on Perspective and Our Beautiful planet 
November 15
Sydney

Free Talk: Saturn Cassini
November 15
Sydney

SUSat – a QB50 nanosat (this link downloads the pdf flyer)
November 16
Adelaide

Astronaut Terry Virts on Perspective and Our Beautiful planet 
November 16
Melbourne

Astronaut Terry Virts: Wired for Wonder
November 17
Melbourne

MARS First Rocket Launch
November 19
Melbourne

Free Talk: James Webb Space Telescope
November 24
Canberra

Space Association of Australia monthly meeting
November 28
Melbourne

Space and Law
November 30
Sydney

December 2016

Global Navigation Satellite Systems Conference
December 6-8
Sydney

MARS Launch
December 10
Melbourne

Space Trivia Night
December 12
Melbourne

January 2017

Astronaut Talk: Soyeon Yi
January 12
Adelaide

Australian Space Design Competition Finals
January 14-15
Brisbane

Space Policy for the Earth’s Benefit Talk
January 19
Adelaide

Ethical Space Exploration Talk
January 23
Adelaide

Fallen Astronauts: The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 1 tragedy
January 23
Melbourne

Life in the universe: are we alone?
January 27
Adelaide

ZeroRobotics Grand Final aboard ISS
January 27
Sydney and webcast

February 2017

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
February 5
Adelaide

Gravitational waves and spacetime
February 7
Canberra

The Future of Space Engineering in Australia DLR-EA (German Space Agency/Engineers Australia)
February 8
Melbourne

ISU Alumni Event
February 9
Adelaide

Radar, from Urban Sensing to Elderly Care
February 9
Sydney

The Chinese Manned Space Program
February 13
Sydney

Live Presentation of 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY
February 14
Brisbane

“Contact Light” by Tom Buckland
February 16
Canberra

Science in the Pub: Mars
February 22
Sydney

17th Australian International Aerospace Congress
February 26
Melbourne

How to go from a satellite mission plan to a space business – Free SAA Workshop with CEO of Saber Astronautics
February 27
Melbourne

March 2017

Astronomy and Space Science Education Conference
March 4
Canberra

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
March 5
Adelaide

National Space Society Australia Meeting
March 13
Sydney

Honeysuckle Creek 50th Anniversary Celebration
March 17
Canberra

Astrofest
March 18
Perth

AIAA Human Factors Research Tour
March 25
Sydney

Cosmic Vertigo: Putting Space Between Your Ears
March 24
Brisbane

Water Talks: Other Worldly Water (Mars)
March 24
Brisbane

First Astronomers: Indigenous Knowledge Systems
March 24
Brisbane

Stargazing: World Science Festival
March 25
Brisbane

Gravitational Waves: A New Era Of Astronomy Begins
March 25
Brisbane

Earth 2.0 with Astronaut Dr Andrew Thomas and Astronomers Dr Lisa Harvey-Smith and Dr Alan Duffy
March 25
Brisbane

April 2017

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
April 2
Adelaide

Exploring The MilkyWay: Australian Academy of Science
April 4
Canberra

Locate17 Conference
April 3 – 6
Sydney

Commsday Summit
April 10 – 11
Sydney

SIAA Distinguished Lecture: Dr Jean-Yves Le Gall
April 12
Adelaide

MARS Launch
April 15
Melbourne

Space Law Moot Court Competition Asia Pacific
April 18 – 21
Adelaide

ACSER Cubesat Innovation Workshop
April 19-20
Sydney

FLEET Launch Event (Adelaide satellite company)
April 24
Los Angeles

Epic, Epic, Amazing, go to this: Australian Space Panel
April 26
Sydney

NASA SpaceApps Challenge
April 28 – 30
Melbourne

NASA SpaceApps Challenge
April 29 – 30
Adelaide

NASA SpaceApps Challenge
April 29-30
Brisbane

NASA SpaceApps Challenge
April 29-30
Sydney

NASA SpaceApps Challenge
April 29-30
Perth

May 2017

Australiasia Satellite Forum
May 2 – 3
Sydney

Collapsars and Astronomical Sketching
May 3
Adelaide

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
May 5
Adelaide

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
May 6
Adelaide

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
May 7
Adelaide

Big Data from Space (Copernicus Australia-EU)
May 12
Perth

MARS Launch
May 20
Melbourne

Annual Astronomy Open Night
May 20
Sydney

SAA and SIAA Joint Event: What the Space Industry means for Australia
May 26
Melbourne

Dark Skies Astro Camp
May 26-29
Flinders Ranges

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
May 30
Adelaide

Space Panel and Interactive Session with Experts at Sunrise
May 31
Sydney

June 2017

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
June 2
Adelaide

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
June 2
Adelaide

Uni Adelaide Short Course: Strategic Space Law
June 5-9
Adelaide

Cleaning up space junk with lasers
June 6
Canberra

Astronomical Society of SA: Astronomy Education: The Electromagnetic Spectrum
June 7
Adelaide

3rd SIAA Forum
June 7
Adelaide

Australian Youth Rocketry Challenge
June 17
Melbourne

Space Debris: Why it’s a Problem and What ESA’s doing about it
June 26
Melbourne

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
June 27
Adelaide

AIAA: In Thrust We Trust: A comparison of various thrust-er technologies
June 29
Adelaide

July 2017

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
July 2
Adelaide

Australian Youth Aerospace Forum
July 3-7
Brisbane

Astronomical Society of South Australia 125th Celebration Dinner
July 8
Adelaide

NSSA Chapter Meeting
July 10
Sydney

Aerospace Futures
July 12-14
Adelaide

Melbourne Amateur Rocket Society Rocket Launch
July 15
Melbourne

NSSA Chapter Meeting
July 20
Melbourne

GEMIA Community Events – ISS Flight Control and Space Engineering
July 20-21
Kalgoorlie

NSSA Chapter Meeting
July 21
Gold Coast

Meet Mission Control
July 22
Perth

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
July 25
Adelaide

How to Build a Space Business
July 26
Sydney

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
July 28
Adelaide

August 2017

New Horizons Talk with Dr Alan Stern
August 3
Sydney

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
August 6
Adelaide

Mars Lab: Meet the Robots
August 8 – 20
Sydney

Space Travel and Plasma Science
August 17
Adelaide

Library: Sepidah – Reaching for the Stars
August 17
Adelaide

My Place in Space: Stargazing
August 17
Wagga Wagga

Astrofest Photography Exhibit
August 17
Geraldon

The Glass Universe
August 9
Sydney

When Galaxies Collide: Dr Lisa Harvey-Smith
August 10
Adelaide

Astronaut Chris Hadfield
August 11
Adelaide

Life, the Universe and Everything: Dr Alan Duffy
August 11
Gold Coast

MARS Attacks
August 12
Melbourne

Immersive science: the next frontier in Australian astronomy with Dr Katie Mack and Dr Alan Duffy
August 13
Melbourne

Astronaut Chris Hadfield
August 13
Perth

Explorer in Residence
August 13
Adelaide

Earth 2.0 – are we moving to Mars?
August 13
Townsville

An Evening with the “Stars”
August 14
Sydney

Australian satellites and where to find them
August 15
Canberra

Destination: Space. Journey of an Astronaut
August 15
East Maitland

An Introduction to Astronomy
August 16
Bunbury

You, Me and Geodesy – Geosciences Australia public talk
August 16
Canberra

Astronaut Chris Hadfield
August 18
Sydney

Dark Skies Astro Camp
August 18-21
Flinders Ranges

Bots and Beers: From Robots to the ISS
August 19
Morpeth

Agency of Human-Robotic Lunatics (Mixed reality)
August 20
Brisbane

Geosciences Australia Open Day
August 20
Canberra

Astronaut Chris Hadfield
August 20
Melbourne

Unlocking Value back from Geoscience Australia’s legacy data sets
August 23
Canberra

Astronomy Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
August 25
Adelaide

Science Week Winter Star Party
August 26
Adelaide

Space Medicine Talk
August 26
Melbourne

From Outback to Outer Space: Woomera Rocket Range Talks
August 26 & 27
Adelaide

From Outback to Outer Space: Woomera Rocket Range Talks
August 26 & 27 & 28
Adelaide

Resonant Rocket Combustion: Combustion Instability Research at the DLR (German Aerospace Center (downloads flyer document)
August 28
Adelaide

Australasian Society of Aero Medicine: Humans in Space (course)
August 27-29
Melbourne

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
August 29
Adelaide

September 2017

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
September 10
Adelaide

Mars: The Exciting History of our Smaller Planet
September 11
Adelaide

Melbourne Amateur Rocket Society Rocket Launch
September 16
Melbourne

Dark Skies Astronomy Camp
September 15-18
Orroroo (It’s in the mid-north of South Australia)

Space 2.0: New Space Startups in Australia
September 18
Melbourne

Astronaut Event
September 19
Canberra

Zero Launch Mass Space Pioneering Public Lecture by NASA KSC
September 19
Canberra

OSCAR5 Australia’s First Satellite: Book Launch
September 20
Melbourne

Off Earth Forum
September 20
Sydney

Astronaut Event
September 21
Sydney

Royal Aeronautical Society – International Space Station Talk
September 21
Adelaide

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
September 22
Adelaide

Networking Drinks
September 22
Sydney

Astronaut Event
September 23
Melbourne

Space Generation Congress (sold out)
September 21-23
Adelaide

Meet the Australian expats working in Space – Free Interactive Q&A – How to Launch your Career
September 24
Adelaide

International Astronautical Congress
September 25 – 29
Adelaide

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
September 26
Adelaide

Dr Andy Thomas Astronaut + UofA Alumni working in Space
September 27
Adelaide

Startup Space Pitch Competition
September 27
Adelaide

October 2017

Astronaut Event
October 3
Brisbane

Science at the Calyx: Astronomy
October 3
Sydney

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
October 8
Adelaide

Journeying to the centres of the planets
October 17
Canberra

IGNITION SERIES: Presentations for 16-25 year olds, interested in all things science, Hannah from Northrop Grumman
October 19
Adelaide

Dark Skies Astronomy Camp
October 20-23
Nhill

Melbourne Amateur Rocket Society Rocket Launch
October 21
Melbourne

Space Association of Australia Monthly Meeting
October 23
Melbourne

Free Astronaut Public Talk: Jim Reilly (NASA)
October 27
Adelaide

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
October 27
Adelaide

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
October 31
Adelaide

November 2017

Memories of WRESAT, The First Satellite Launched from Australian Soil
November 1
Adelaide

From Outback to Outer Space: Records about Woomera at the National Archives
November 2
Adelaide

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
November 5
Adelaide

Professor Brian Cox
November 2
Melbourne

Professor Brian Cox
November 4
Brisbane

Professor Brian Cox
November 9 and 10
Sydney

Professor Brian Cox
November 11
Canberra

Australian Space Research Conference
November 13 – 15
Sydney

Professor Brian Cox
November 14
Adelaide

Professor Brian Cox
November 16
Perth

Planetary Frontiers Workshop
November 16 – 17
Sydney

Melbourne Amateur Rocket Society Rocket Launch
November 18
Melbourne

4th South Australia Space Forum
November 22
Adelaide

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
November 24
Adelaide

Stockport Observatory Spring Star Party
November 25
Adelaide

Royal Aeronautical Society – Adelaide Branch Monthly Lecture
November 28
Adelaide

December 2017

Mars Society Australia: SA Branch Meeting
December 3
Adelaide

Australia’s role in looking for life on Mars
December 5
Canberra

Astronomy Instrumentation Colloquium
December 14
Canberra

Italian Space Agency: Free Exhibition
November 28 – January 14
Adelaide

Melbourne Amateur Rocket Society Rocket Launch
December 16
Melbourne

Public Talk
December 16
Canberra

Space Trivia Night
December 18
Melbourne

Astronomical Society of SA: Public Stargazing Night
December 22
Adelaide

Tim Peake: Soyuz Descent VR Experience
December 24 – January 14
Canberra

2018

January 2018

Tim Peake: Soyuz Descent VR Experience
December 24 – January 14
Canberra

Italian Space Agency: Free Exhibition
November 28 – January 14
Adelaide

Space Tech Camp: For ages 6-12
January 10
Mt Claremont, WA

ZeroRobotics Grand Final – International Space Station – including 5 Australian finalists!
January 11
Sydney (and streamed online)

Space Jam: Free Movie Screening
January 12
Alice Springs

Space Tech Camp: For ages 6-12
January 12
Bull Creek, WA

International Space University Summer Space Program
January 15 – February 16
Adelaide

Space Tech Camp: For ages 6-12
January 16
Joondalup, WA

Space Tech Camp: For ages 6-12
January 17
Shenton Park, WA

HSC Physics Revision: Space: Yr 12s
January 18
Sydney

Space Science: Universe in a bottle: For ages 5-8
January 18
Sydney

Space Tech Camp: For ages 6 – 12
January 19
Guildford, WA

Astronaut Free Talk: Dr Soyeon Yi
January 20
Adelaide

Space Association of Australia monthly meeting
January 22
Melbourne

Role of Ethics in Space
January 22
Adelaide

Stars and Planets: For ages 12-18
January 23
Sydney

Govt, Unis and Industry partnering in Space Development
January 24
Adelaide

HSC Physics Revision: Space
January 24
Sydney

Space Tech Camp: For ages 6-12
January 24
Leederville, WA

February 2018

Astronomy/Astrophysics Colloquium
February 1
Canberra

Are We Alone?
February 1
Adelaide

Mars Society of Australia SA: Space Medicine 101
February 4
Adelaide

Space Jobs Fair
February 10-12
Adelaide

Spiders in Space
February 21
Emerald, VIC

Talking Space: ACSER/Sydney Observatory Off Earth Mining
February 21
Sydney

Space Association of Australia: Russia in the Deep Space Gateway
February 22
Melbourne

March 2018

Mars Society of Australia SA + Project Marsupial
March 4
Adelaide

Australian Universities Rocket Competition – Registration and Starting month
March 19
Australia wide

Woomera Range Remediation Talk (opens PDF of this event directly)
March 20
Adelaide

Space Association of Australia: MoonshotX Space Business isn’t Rocket Science
March 26
Melbourne

Star Wars? Using Law in Space to Prevent the Unimaginable
March 27
Sydney

April 2018

Australian Universities Rocket Competition – Registration and Starting months
From March 19 through April
Australia wide

Mars Society of Australia SA: Fly Me to The Moon (and Mars) on an SLS Block II
April 8
Adelaide

GeoSmart Asia Conference 2018
April 9-11
Adelaide

5th South Australian Space Forum
April 12
Adelaide

Space Camp (for Kids)
April 12
Adelaide

Aerospace Industry Careers Night
April 17
Melbourne

AYAA Aerospace Industry Careers Night
April 18
Adelaide

Would you Survive on Mars?
April 18
Melbourne
(Online MOOC: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/survive-mars)

Deadline for Australian Engineering Students to apply for China Space Summer School!
April 23
Australia Wide

Orbit Oz Meetup: So you want my Job? (Space Careers)
April 26
Sydney

May 2018

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo featuring Moonwalker Charlie Duke
May 2
Melbourne

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo featuring Moonwalker Charlie Duke
May 5
Canberra

Mars Society of Australia SA
May 6
Adelaide

Future of Space + Stargazing
May 9
Dubbo

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo featuring Moonwalker Charlie Duke
May 7
Sydney

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo featuring Moonwalker Charlie Duke
May 10
Brisbane

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo featuring Moonwalker Charlie Duke
May 13
Perth

Pint of Science: Sensing Galaxies
May 14
Melbourne

Pint of Science: Space Invaders
May 14
Sydney

Pint of Science: ET Phone Dalby
May 14
Dalby, QLD

Pint of Science: Quintessential Quantum Physics
May 15
Gold Coast

Pint of Science: Calculating Life the Universe and Everything
May 15
Perth

Pint of Science: Until we find Planet B
May 16
Adelaide

Pint of Science: Basic Building of the Universe
May 16
Melbourne

Pint of Science: Far out of this World
May 16
Canberra

Space: New Industry – New Opportunities: American Chamber of Commerce in Australia
May 18
Adelaide

Australasian Satellite Forum 2018
May 22-23
Sydney

Guinness World Record attempt: Stargazing!
May 23
Australia wide

BBC Stargazing Live: Australia
May 22-24
Sliding Springs and live on the ABC nationwide

Act in Space: CNES (French Space Agency) Australia team event
May 26-28
Adelaide

RAeS May Lecture: from Woomera to Space 2.0
May 29
Adelaide

The Australian Space Agency
May 30
Sydney

OrtitOz Rockets Meetup
May 30
Sydney

Aerospace Trivia Night
May 31
Brisbane

June 2018

Mars Society of Australia SA
June 3
Adelaide

SIAA Space Industry Development in WA
June 5
Perth

Australian Strategic Policy Institute: National Space Conference
June 13 – 15
Canberra

RAeS Lecture: Pulsed Cathodic Arc Thrusters
June 26
Adelaide

Skykraft Student Opportunities
June 26
Melbourne

RAeS Aviation Safety Australia Day
June 27
Sydney

Rise of New Space Endeavours in Australia
June 28
Adelaide

SpaceX Rocket launch of DESIS
June 29
Melbourne

July 2018

July 1st: Official First Day of the Australian Space Agency!

Mars Society of Australia SA
July 1
Adelaide

CUBESAT2018 (small satellite workshop)
July 10-11
Sydney

SIAA Annual Distinguished Lecture: Australia’s Strategic Priorities in Space – Dr Megan Clark AC, Head of the Australian Space Agency
July 13
Adelaide

Aerospace Futures Conference
July 16-19
Canberra

Space at the Local: Spaceflight Historian Amy Teitel
July 17
Sydney

Space 2.0: Q&A Panel Discussion
July 18
Gold Coast

Expanding Worldviews: Astrobiology
July 19
Canberra

Space Association of Australia Monthly Meeting
July 23
Melbourne

Deep Space Comms: Teacher Professional Development
July 23 – 24
Sydney

August 2018

Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics: It’s Not Aliens!
August 1
Adelaide

Mars Society of Australia SA: Science Alive at the Showgrounds
August 3-5
Adelaide

Cosmos of Ancient Egypt
August 11
Adelaide

Meet NASA Scientists at The Gov
August 13
Adelaide

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 13
Canberra

LEGO Mindstorm Space Challenge
August 13 – 24
Adelaide

The Future History of the Universe
August 16
Sydney

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 16
Sydney

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 17
Adelaide

78th International Law Association Conference inc Space Law Committee
August 19 – 24
Sydney

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
+ Space Robotics and Automation
August 20
Brisbane

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 22
Perth

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 23
Melbourne

Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine Conference 2018
August 23 – 26
Alice Springs

Space Communications Technologies
August 24
Sydney

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 27
Darwin

Space Association of Australia monthly meeting
August 27
Melbourne

Australian Space Agency Business Consultation
August 29
Tasmania (teleconference)

OrbitOz: Law and the Space Agency
August 29
Sydney

Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith Author Talk
August 30
Sydney

SKYLAB: Ground Zero
August 30
Perth

Space Life Sciences Colloquium
August 31
Melbourne

September 2018

Humans in Space Training Course
September 1 – 3
Melbourne

Australian Space Industry experts (Optus, NBN, Astronaut)
September 6
Sydney

AstroLight Festival @ Scienceworks
September 8
Melbourne

Mars Society of Australia SA: South Australia’s Space Journey
September 9
Adelaide

Zero Robotics International Competition Launch
September 10
Sydney

Slow Food – Fast Presentations: Defence Space
September 11
Canberra

Lunar Resources – Ian Crawford, Prof of Planetary Science, Uni London
September 11
Sydney

SIAA Space Industry Forum ‘Space Development in Queensland’
September 11
Brisbane

Astronomy Weekend
September 16-18
Uluru

Fighting Bushfires from Space: the story of unique Australian technology on ISS
September 19
Melbourne

Space Association of Australia monthly meeting
September 24
Melbourne

First Kids on Mars School Holiday Program – Yr 5 & 6
September 24 – 25
Bald Hills, QLD

Australian Space Research Conference
September 24 – 26
Gold Coast

Mission Discovery Space and STEM School Holiday Program
September 24 – 28
Melbourne

OrbitOz: A Space Unconference II
September 25
Sydney

RAeS Lecture – Hannah M Scherer, James Webb Space Telescope
September 25
Adelaide

Junkbots from Outer Space: Children’s Eco-Art Workshop (building things with real space junk!)
September 26
Brisbane

October 2018

ANSTO Technology Workshops – Lego Mindstorm Mission to Space
October 2
Sydney

Junkbots from Outer Space: Children’s Eco-Art Workshop (building things with real space junk!)
October 3
Brisbane

Mars and Wine Space Party
October 6
Adelaide

Mars Society of Australia SA
October 7
Adelaide

The Astronomy Revolution with Dr. Pamela Gay
October 10
Melbourne

Adelaide University Space Society Quiz Night
October 12
Adelaide

Robert Moses, NASA – Sustaining Human Presence on Mars
October 17
Sydney

Sir James Rowland Seminar: Influence of emerging technologies on Air and Space
October 17
Canberra

60 years of NASA/JPL Exploration with Deputy Director of NASA JPL
October 17
Canberra

Gemini Space Festival and NASA SpaceApps Challenge
October 20-21
Melbourne

SAA Monthly Meeting: Why Australian Astronauts? Apollo 7 & 50years
October 22
Melbourne

Multi Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) Conference
October 23-35
Melbourne

SIAA Forum: Space Industry Development in the Northern Territory
October 29-30
Gove, NT

OrbitOz: Simplifying Commerce in Space
October 31
Sydney

November 2018

Virtual Reality: Space Decent Experience with Tim Peake
November 1 – 15
Canberra

Mars Society of Australia SA
November 4
Adelaide

International Workshop on Laser Ranging
November 5-9
Canberra

United Nations Association of Australia Space Development Summit
November 9
Sydney

Newspace Flashbuild
November 7 – 11
Sydney

GEMINI Moonshot Ideator
November 14
Melbourne

OrbitOz: FLEET Space Technologies
November 14
Sydney

K’NEX in Space: Physics & Engineering
November 14
Sydney

Astronomy at The Calyx
November 14
Sydney

“Earthrise” – Looking Back on our Planet
November 15
Melbourne

Avenging the dinosaurs – prospecting, mining, and moving asteroids
November 15
Sydney

VU NASA Fun-draising Night
November 16
Melbourne

SmartSat CRC Workshop
November 19
Canberra

Defence + Space Student & Industry Jobs Networking @ CBRIN
November 20
Canberra

GEMINI Moonshot Ideator
November 21
Melbourne

SouthStart 2018
November 21 – 23
Adelaide

https://www.aiaa.org/2018-Region-VII-Australia-Student-Conference/
November 22 – 23
Adelaide

Space Association of Australia monthly meeting
November 26
Melbourne

OrbitOz with Obelisk
November 28
Sydney

What’s so exciting about the Australian Space Agency?
November 28
Melbourne

GEMINI Moonshot Ideator
November 28
Melbourne

December 2018

Mars Society of Australia SA
December 2
Adelaide

6th South Australian Space Industry Forum
December 5
Adelaide

GEMINI Moonshot Ideator
December 5
Melbourne

Sky Tour + TEDxPerth Salon: Space!
Perth and Bunbury
December 5 – 8

Virtual Reality -Space Experiences
December 8
Adelaide Hills

Astronomy Course: Beneath Australian Skies
December 8
Adelaide

Defence Innovation Network – Focus on Space
December 11
Canberra

GEMINI Moonshot Ideator
December 12
Melbourne

GEMINI Moonshot Ideator
December 19
Melbourne

GEMINI Space Soiree
December 27
Sydney

2019

January 2019

International Space University Summary Space Program
January 14 – February 15
Adelaide

International Space University: SHSSP Opening Ceremony
January 14
Adelaide

Rocket Science and Siege Engineering: Suitable for students in Years 8 – 12
January 14 – 15
Canberra

“Out of this World” Pop Up Space Science Centre
January 15 – 17
Adelaide

Astronomy Course: Aboriginal Cosmos
January 15 – February 5
Adelaide

Human Spaceflight Panel with International Astronauts
January 17
Adelaide

An Evening Under the Stars with ESA Astronaut Paolo Nespoli
January 18
Adelaide

SHSSP19 Hazards of Human Space Exploration
January 23
Adelaide

ZeroRobotics Grand Final
January 28
Sydney

Opportunities in the Australian Space Industry
January 31
Adelaide

February 2019

Astronomy Course: Aboriginal Cosmos
January 15 – February 5
Adelaide

International Space University Summary Space Program
January 14 – February 15
Adelaide

Mars Society SA: Chemistry Mini-Labs for Space Manufacturing
February 3
Adelaide

SIAA Space Industry Forum: The Moon Treaty – What does it mean for the Australian Space Industry?
February 7
Sydney

Engineers Australia: NASA Mission to Mars: A Victorian Perspective
February 7
Melbourne

88.3 Southern FM Open Day (Space Radio HQ!)
February 10
Melbourne

Australian Symposium on Antennas
February 12 – 14
Sydney

Australian Youth Aerospace Association at the Pub: Meet and Greet
February 16
Adelaide

Challenges to safe and reliable commercial space launch for Equatorial Launch Australia
February 19
Canberra

Advancing Australia’s Space and Spatial Capability
February 19
Melbourne

One Giant Leap Australia: Free High School Event: How NASA Explores Mars
February 20
Australia wide online: Limited places available. Schools to email onegiantleap@bigpond.com with school name, organiser’s name, mobile number and contact email address. Closing date for selection Friday 15th February at 5 pm

Virtual Reality: Space Experience
February 23
Adelaide

27th International Symposium on Space Flight Dynamics
February 24 – 26
Melbourne

18th Australian International Aerospace Congress
February 24 – 28
Melbourne and Avalon

Pitch Night: SpaceTech
February 25
Melbourne

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
February 25
Melbourne

Australian Space Industry Conference
February 25 – 26
Avalon, VIC

OrbitOz: When Space Businesses Go Wrong
February 27
Sydney

Challenge-based Innovation Forum 2019
February 27 – 28
Canberra

March 2019

Space Industry Pitch Night
March 1
Sydney

Public Moon Forum
March 2
Melbourne

EDTAS on Space Technologies
March 5-6
Perth

Scienceworks Premiere Preview: Moonbase ONE
March 7
Melbourne
Must RSVP via email by 4th March rsvp AT museum.vic.gov.au

NASA: A Human Space Adventure Exhibition
March 15 – October 9
Brisbane

Astrofest
March 16
Perth

AIAA: The Mars Desert Research Station
March 18
Adelaide

SpaceFest
March 18-29
Woomera/Coondambo, SA

Works That Shaped The World 2019: The Moon Landing with Prof. Brian Schmidt
March 20
Canberra

From Australia to the World: The Lost Apollo Moments
March 22
Toowoomba, QLD

Australian Backyard Astronomy For Kids
March 23
Sydney

World Science Festival: Let’s Talk Space
March 23
Brisbane

World Science Festival: Australia in Space: Our Story in the Stars
March 24
Brisbane

World Science Festival: Space Invaders: To Infinity and Beyond
March 24
Brisbane

World Science Festival: We Will Be Martians
March 24
Brisbane

Space Association of Australia: Monthly Meetup
March 25
Melbourne

NASA Talk
March 27
Sydney