Valley Tracking Station, Canberra
In this section:
Story from Ted Barnes
Story from Gordon Owttrim
Photos from Jim Thompson and Clive Broomfield
Frames from film of Orroral
Philip Clark’s Super 8 film
A 1976 Department of Science brochure
A 1987 proposal to maintain the site
The Orroral 26m antenna’s new life in Tasmania
The Orroral Valley Tracking Station 26 metre antenna and operations building – looking to the south west. Click for 750kb version.
Photo: Ted Barnes, 1969.