Attraction - Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex


Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex

As part of NASA's Deep Space Network, they provide the vital two-way radio link with dozens of robotic spacecraft exploring the Solar System and beyond.

Just a 45 minute drive from the heart of Canberra, located in the beautiful Tidbinbilla valley. The Complex is dominated by the giant antenna dishes which send commands to and receive data from spacecraft exploring planets hundreds of millions and billions of kilometres from Earth.

Come and discover the latest news and images from across the universe. Watch a movie or grab a coffee at the Moon Rock Cafe.

It's your universe, discover it today.

Free entry

chair
CATEGORY

Family fun , Museums and galleries , National attractions

ENTRY COST

Free entry

OPENING HOURS

Open Daily: 9am - 5pm; Christmas Day: Closed

  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Coach Parking
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • First aid equipment
  • Free entry
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Picnic Area
  • Public toilets
  • Shaded Area
  • Shop
chair
ENTRY COST

Free entry

CATEGORY

Family fun , Museums and galleries , National attractions

OPENING
HOURS

Open Daily: 9am - 5pm; Christmas Day: Closed

Address

421 Discovery Drive, Tourist Drive 5, Tidbinbilla, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2620

As part of NASA's Deep Space Network, they provide the vital two-way radio link with dozens of robotic spacecraft exploring the Solar System and beyond.

Just a 45 minute drive from the heart of Canberra, located in the beautiful Tidbinbilla valley. The Complex is dominated by the giant antenna dishes which send commands to and receive data from spacecraft exploring planets hundreds of millions and billions of kilometres from Earth.

Come and discover the latest news and images from across the universe. Watch a movie or grab a coffee at the Moon Rock Cafe.

It's your universe, discover it today.

Free entry

  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Coach Parking
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • First aid equipment
  • Free entry
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Picnic Area
  • Public toilets
  • Shaded Area
  • Shop