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April 2024 Meetup | A new threat from satellite mega-constellations?

Mon, 22 Apr 2024
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM

Join us for the April 2024 meetup of the Space Association of Australia  all welcome! 

Date: Monday, 22 April 2024
Time: 6:30 - 9:00 pm AEST
Venue: Bentleigh RSL, 538 Centre Road, Bentleigh, VIC

Note: This is an in-person event taking place in Melbourne only, there will be no livestream.

The usual RSL sign-in rules apply (e.g. scan driver's licence) to enter the venue.

There is off-street car parking behind the RSL building — enter from Arthur Street. The entry from the car park is for members only. The public entry is from Centre Road.

Alternate off-street parking may be found in front of the Woolworths next door — enter from Centre Road, or behind the Bentleigh Library — enter from Jasper Road.

The Bentleigh RSL is a few hundred metres east of Bentleigh Station on the Frankston Line. Also, smart buses run along Centre Road.

Download the bistro and gluten-free menus from here.

Please RSVP for the night by booking a free ticket below:


6:30 pm
Meal time
7:30 pm
Welcome & introduction with Michael Abdilla
7:35 pm
Gilmour Space upcoming test launch and other Aussie updates with Michael Abdilla
7:50 pm
"Do satellite mega-constellations risk weakening the Earth's magnetic field?" and other space and planetary science updates with Andrew Rennie 
8:40 pm
Other space news (TBC)
Ticket Type Price
SAA Meetup — 22 April 2024 Book a free ticket to reserve your place $0.00 Sale Ended
Bentleigh RSL
538 Centre Rd, Bentleigh VIC 3204, Australia

PO Box 351, Mulgrave, Victoria, 3170, Australia

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