Touch a piece of the Moon!
Come to see – and lay your hands on – the only lunar touchstone in the Southern Hemisphere. It is one of only 11 around the world.
The sample on display is a piece of the original rock collected from the Moon during the 17th and final Apollo manned-mission in December 1972.
When? The display is open to the public from Friday 5th July, Monday to Friday (excl public holidays), 9am to 5pm and be available indefinitely.
Where? Geoscience Australia, 101 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Symonston ACT 2609
General enquiries? 02 6249 9111 or ClientServices@ga.gov.au
Media enquiries? 1800 882 035 or firstname.lastname@example.org
To see what else is happening in Australia as part of the Apollo 50th Anniversary celebrations, visit CSIRO's Australia & Apollo 11 Events page