Sydney Space Festival - 19 to 22 Sept 2017

Sydney Harbour

Sydney is putting on a show for IAC delegates who are flying into Adelaide via Sydney, so why not make the most of your trip and extend your stay to appreciate what Sydney has to offer! With events appealing to everyone from school students through to academics and industry professionals there should be something for everyone and every budget.


Sydney Space Festival

Tuesday 19 September to Friday 22 September 2017


Tuesday 19th September:
NASA Guest Lecture: "Zero Launch Mass Space Pioneering"
FREE public lecture presented by NASA Kennedy Space Center and Swampworks Senior Technologist, Robert P. Mueller

Wednesday and Thursday, 20th and 21st September
3rd Off Earth Mining Forum (OEMF2017)
Industry and academia geared event for the exploration of a space-based economy

Wednesday 20th September
OEMF2017 Networking Dinner Cruise
Join OEMF delegates from around the world on an evening cruise around Sydney Harbour

Thursday 21st September
AIAA Astronaut Stories Sydney: From STEM to Space
STEM event for High School students

Thursday 21st September
AIAA's An Evening of Astronaut Stories – Sydney
FREE public panel with two former NASA Astronauts

Friday 22nd September
Meet the Sydney Space Industry - Sponsored by SADIG
Mingle with local and international space industry representatives.
Includes guest talk by retired NASA astronaut Col. Pamela Melroy

Sydney Aerospace and Defence Interest Group

For the full listing of events go to: or contact for more detail.