The Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Event host

The University of Queensland

3 October 2017 6:30pm to 9:00pm


Registrations for this event are now closed

Join us for an Evening of Astronaut Stories to hear about Christer Fuglesang’s ‘out of this world’ experiences and ask him all your big questions.

In Brisbane, we welcome a former European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut, and working Swedish physicist; Christer Fuglesang.

Christer Fuglesang was selected to join the Astronaut Corps of the ESA in May 1992. He has spent a total of 26 days, 17 hours and 37 minutes in space, including 31 hours and 54 minutes of spacewalks.

To register your attendance to the Evening of Astronaut Stories, click the button 'Register Now'  but hurry, spaces are limited!

An Evening of Astronaut Stories Brisbane is sponsored by the University of Queensland, The Royal Aeronautical Society Australia Division and the Australian Youth Aerospace Association.

UQ is also hosting a Schools Workshop- From STEM to Space. For overview of the day's activities, please click here.

UQ has a dynamic aerospace engineering program. To learn more about studying this program, click here.

The UQ Centre for Hypersonics is a world leader in space flight engineering research. To find out more about our groundbreaking scram jet technology and the people behind it, click here.