One small step - Apollo 11 50th anniversary
Bendigo Amateur Radio and Electronics Club invites you to their August meeting - ‘One small step, the Apollo 11 50th anniversary in Canberra.
Mike Tobin and Graeme Knight visited Canberra for the celebrations and will convey their experiences of the weekend; such as, meeting NASA astronaut Andy Thomas and the US ambassador, talking with the Apollo 11 trackers and touching a piece of moon rock. There will be a pictorial display and Apollo 11 communications will be discussed; such as, how the television images were relayed around the world via Canberra’s tracking stations.
The evening commences at 7.30 pm, Friday August 16th at the BAREC club room, 20 Longlea Lane, Longlea. A gold coin donation would be appreciated. A light supper will be provided. For more information, contact Graeme on 5441 5461.