An exciting, scenario-based space science experience for Grade 5 and 6 students.

Inspire future scientists and engineers by taking a trip to VSSEC's Scientific Research Base on Mars. 

Primary Expedition to the M.A.R.S. Base Program Booking

Booking Form

To allow time to complete your pre-mission training it is recommended that you book a minimum of 4 weeks in advance. Items marked with an * are mandatory. Other fields are optional.

Day Selection

Please nominate three dates in order of preference.Times: 9:00am - 12:00 pm or 12:00pm - 3:00pm Bookings are popular and are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Primary Expedition to the M.A.R.S. Base-$18 (plus GST) per student includes:
  • Pre-mission training material
  • All equipment and manuals used during the mission
  • Use of Astronaut flight suits

A minimum of 2 or a maximum of 4 teachers can accompany the students at no cost.Your reservation will be confirmed via email.

You will then have one week to confirm your booking with a $50 non-refundable deposit. Upon receipt of your deposit your pre-mission training material will be sent to you.

Liability :Schools may be liable for any damages caused by their students to any equipment orfurniture within the Space Centre.

* Please notify VSSEC if there are any students within the group with special medical or learning needs


Contact Us:

VSSEC, 400 Pascoe Vale Road,
Strathmore 3041
Ph: (03) 9379 3456
Fax: (03) 9374 3855

Please make cheques payable to:

Strathmore Secondary ollege
ABN: 52 165 055 724