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Starship Mawson at the Library

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State Library of SA, Hetzel Lecture Theatre

Institute Building

Cnr Kintore Ave & North Tce

Adelaide, SA 5000

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Stuart A Blair - Pop Culture Historian

See Stuart's presentation on the connection between Tintin and the Woomera Rocket Base. Following this one hour presentation there will be a screening of the two part Tintin Animated Adventures 'Destination Moon and Explorers on The Moon.

(NASA used the interior of the rockets ship in these animated adventures as inspiration for their own rocket ship designs during the Appollo space missions at a time when Woomera was a key player in the space race).

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State Library of SA, Hetzel Lecture Theatre

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Cnr Kintore Ave & North Tce

Adelaide, SA 5000

Australia

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