50th Anniversary of the First Human to Walk on the Moon.


Sunday 21st July ( This event is growing, we are still adding activities throughout the afternoon and evening.)

Come and celebrate  the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and future human space exploration. Photography Exhibition, Children’s Activities, exhibits,  music and more………

11.00am Food Vans open

12.00pm – 12.15pm Opening of the Capturing the Moon Competition Exhibition of Finalists Images – Awarding of Prizes.

12.45pm   JF Kennedy Speech followed by Houston Clip of the Apollo 11 landing.

1.00pm -2.00pm Jacinta Irene Dennett

Program will include

  • Peggy Glanville-Hicks (Sonata for Harp, 1951)
  • Helen Gifford (Fable, 1967)
  • Elena Kats-Chernin (Chamber of Horrors, 1995)
  • Eve Duncan (The Sun Behind It … Burning It, 2004)
  • Johanna Selleck (Spindrift, 2008)
  • Alicia Grant (Three Pieces, 2017)
  • Miriam Hyde (Sunlit Waterfall, 1993)
  • The Harp and the Moon by Ross Edwards

Jacinta Dennett is a leading Australian harpist.


1.00 -4.00pm Safe solar viewing if fine, children’s activities, includes rocket launching.

3.30pm – 4.10pm more information soon….. More Music All about the Moon

4.15pm -4.55pm more music All about the Moon

5.00pm – 6.00pm TBA

6.00pm – 7.30pm Viewing at the telescopes – special discount for evening viewings.

Gate entry is by Gold Coin Donation for day Programs

Online Entry minimum per person $2  ONLINE BOOKINGS