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Applications open for The Vernadsky Challenge

21 February 2020

Applications are now being accepted for The Vernadsky Challenge – an engineering startup competition with 2М UAH available in grant funding. The competition concentrates on: space technologies (rockets, launch mechanics, satellites, space engineering and any device that will help people get closer to space) active bioelectronics (devices that will, via connections,  improve and make the…

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PM opens Australian Space Agency HQ

20 February 2020

The Australian Space Agency HQ, located at Lot Fourteen in Adelaide, South Australia, was officially opened on 19 February 2020 by the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison. The Prime Minister also spoke at the Australian Space Forum held at the Adelaide Convention Centre later that day. “Space captures the imagination and inspires us all,” the Prime…

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Space Camp

Space Camp (15-17yo)

18 February 2020

Are you aged 15 to 17 years old? Do you dream of going to Space Camp? OneGiantLeap has partnered with DJI and DigiDirect to be able to offer 2 scholarships to their Space Camp Tour 2020. Read more here.

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Moon To Mars Program Design Consultation Melbourne

Moon to Mars consultations: Live Streaming

17 February 2020

Due to an overwhelming response, one of the Moon to Mars consultation sessions will be live streamed on YouTube. Canberra, Tuesday 25th February, from 10am AEDT. Simply subscribe to YouTube channel, to watch live, or at a time that suits you. https://www.youtube.com/australianspaceagency Tickets to sessions are available here: https://www.industry.gov.au/…/moon-to-mars-program-design-h… Provide your feedback and input on the design…

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Space Strategy Qld Cover Sheet

Queensland Govt releases space strategy

17 February 2020

The Queensland Govt today released their space strategy… You can check it out here.

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Moon To Mars Program Design Consultation Hobart

Moon to Mars Consultation – further sessions offered in Brisbane and Sydney

12 February 2020

The Australian Space Agency is undertaking public consultations to inform the development of the $150 million Moon to Mars initiative, which will support Australian businesses and researchers to join NASA’s inspirational plan to return to the Moon and then go on to Mars. The Australian Government announced the $150 million Moon to Mars initiative in…

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Australia’s first space incubator seeks global applicants for 2020 program

12 February 2020

As Australia’s first space incubator, the University of South Australia’s Innovation & Collaboration Centre (ICC) 2020 Venture Catalyst Space program forms part of the state government’s $4 million Space Innovation Fund, which is delivered by global partners – including the South Australian Space Industry Centre and the International Space University. The program will run from…

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Australia’s Future in Space: Researcher survey

12 February 2020

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Russell Boyce

Congratulations to Prof Russell Boyce

05 February 2020

[Source: https://www.itwire.com/space/unsw-canberra-space-director-awarded-aiaa-fellowship.html] Director of UNSW Canberra Space Professor Russell Boyce has been named a Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). Professor Boyce is only the third Australian to become a Fellow of the AIAA which is the peak professional body for the aerospace sector globally. “This award is a huge honour…

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Moon To Mars Program Design Consultation Darwin

Moon to Mars – Consultation Sessions

05 February 2020

The Australian Space Agency is undertaking public consultations to inform the development of the $150 million Moon to Mars initiative, which will support Australian businesses and researchers to join NASA’s inspirational plan to return to the Moon and then go on to Mars. The Australian Government announced the $150 million Moon to Mars initiative in…

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