A logo

Outback to Orbit

Space matters more than you realise. 

To discuss this more in detail we'll be speaking with some of our partners who would shed light on Australia's domestic space activities and its impacts. 

Listen now

Latest news from Australia’s space sector

person holding a piece of unique LEGO

The Agency and LEGO Australia partner for “The Space Generation"

NEWS • Inspire

24 June 2024

The collaboration will include a meet and greet with Australian astronaut Katherine Bennell-Pegg.

Read more
an overview image of an event

17th Australian Space Forum Program Released

NEWS • Industry growth

19 June 2024

The first national industry event for Australian Astronaut Katherine Bennell-Pegg since her return home.

Read more
 a group photo

Myriota's payload receives Moon to Mars funding

NEWS • Industry growth

13 June 2024

An Australian-made communications payload is being developed to support IoT services in harsh off-world environments.

Read more
Robotics engineer inspects robotic manufacturing arm

Latest round of Supply Chain Capability Improvement Grants

NEWS • Industry growth

4 June 2024

This grant program is designed to strengthen Australia's local space manufacturing industry. Applications are now open and close on Tuesday 16 July 2024.

Read more
An illustration of a volcano on Venus

Volcanoes on Venus

NEWS • Cultural Space

4 June 2024

Archived data from a 1990s space mission to Venus is helping scientists make new discoveries about recent volcanic activity on the planet.

Read more
Digital map of Australia, concept of global network and connectivity, data transfer and cyber technology, business exchange, information and telecommunication

New grant program for quantum and space aligned projects

NEWS • Industry growth

31 May 2024

$36 million program aims to enhance communication across key sectors and regional Australia

Read more

Events at the Australian Space Discovery Centre.

Our events focus on inspiring and educating the community about Australia’s role in space and the growing space industry.

Our department recognises the First Peoples of this Nation and their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to the lands, waters, seas, skies, and communities.

We Acknowledge First Nations Peoples as the Traditional Custodians and Lore Keepers of the oldest living culture and pay respects to their Elders past and present. We extend that respect to all First Nations Peoples.