The Robotic Mission to Mars allows students to remotely control a real Rover on VSSEC's Mars surface.

Robotic Mission to Mars Program Booking

Booking Form

To allow time to complete your pre-mission training it is recommended that you book a minimum of 8 weeks in advance. Items marked with an * are mandatory. Other fields are optional.

Day Selection

Please nominate three dates in order of preference. Bookings are popular and are allocated on a first come first served basis.

A. School-based program: $250 plus GST per class (Australia); $450 plus GST per class (International)

  • Pre-mission Training material
  • On-line mission
  • Post mission de-brief material

B.VSSEC-based program: $30 per student plus GST (Victoria); $50 per student plus GST (Interstate);$100 per student plus GST (International)
Pre-mission training material

  • All equipment and manuals used during the program
  • On-line mission
  • Morning tea/lunch
  • Post mission de-brief material

A maximum of 4 teachers can accompany the students at no cost. Astronaut lunches can be provided for teachers @ $8 ( plus GST) per lunch.

Reservations will be confirmed via email. School-based missions must be paid in full to confirm booking and VSSEC-based programs must be confirmed with a $100 non-refundable deposit. Upon receipt of payment 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 or furniture within the Space Centre.


Contact Us:

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

Please make cheques payable to:

Strathmore Secondary College
Ref: RMTMdep
ABN: 52 165 055 724