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Explore the Discovery Centre

Explore the Discovery Centre and its four interconnected spaces.

Explore the Australian Space Discovery Centre

Space Gallery

The Space Gallery celebrates Australia’s contemporary work and excellence in the space sector. The exhibition includes 20 experiences across four different zones.

A space exhibition with school children looking around the room.

To Space

Explore Australia’s expertise in aerospace and some of our cutting-edge propulsion systems.

On Orbit

Discover the unique challenges and opportunities of operating in space.

Space for Australia

Learn about Australia’s contributions to the global space industry and how space impacts our everyday life.

Beyond Earth

Discover how Australia’s expertise in remote operations will benefit future human spaceflight.

Careers and Information Hub

The Careers and Information Hub challenges ideas about space careers. It connects visitors with paths to space jobs with a focus on STEM. The hub also covers other space disciplines including art, history, law, and diplomacy.

The Careers and Information Hub provides opportunities for self-learning as well as staff-guided discovery.

A room full of orange couches with people sitting on them looking relaxed with a poster of the 'Australian Space Discovery Centre' behind them.

Mission Control Centre and Theatrette

People sitting in chairs facing a window looking out on to the control centre.

The Mission Control Theatrette is a multipurpose theatre, looking directly into the Mission Control Centre.

Saber Astronautics operates the Mission Control Centre, called the Responsive Space Operations Centre. It provides facilities to control small satellite missions with real-time control and testing.

Endeavour room

The Endeavour Room is named after the Space Shuttle Endeavour.  The Endeavour took Andy Thomas, an Australian-born astronaut, to space. 

The Endeavour Room is a place for the space sector to connect with the public. We run programs, meetings, video conferences and events here. 

A meeting room with a large desk and 12 chairs around it. There is a screen at the end of the table that says 'Endeavour room'.