Meet Astro: The Giant Astronaut - Astronaut

Meet Astro: The Giant Astronaut

• Family
South Australia • World Premiere

A universe of culture meets a universe of knowledge, as Astro the 10-metre giant inflatable astronaut drops in to Adelaide Fringe to explain why space matters to us here on Earth.

Floating up in space can get lonely, so come meet Astro who's landed at Lot Fourteen for a Fringe first. This is your moment to get an out-of-this-world selfie and explore more at the Australian Space Discovery Centre. 


The Australian Space Discovery Centre is a hands-on immersive experience, showcasing the role Australia can play in space. Open until 8.30pm on Saturday 18 Feb, Friday 24 Feb, Saturday 4 March, Friday 10 March and Saturday 18 March.

Presented by: Australian Space Agency

Australia’s space industry is growing, and the Australian Space Agency has an important role to play. Since 2018, the Agency has been working to establish our national space sector to ensure long-term industry growth, the development of space technologies, and to foster international collaboration. The Agency is focused on bringing the Australian space sector together with defence and science sectors to take advantage of our nation’s unique capabilities and improve our lives on Earth. Through its goal to Inspire, that Agency is leading the charge to promote diverse space careers and pathways to build a strong and diverse future space workforce.