Mon, 17 Aug | Lawns of Parliament House

XR ACT at the Satellite Selfie (Monday)

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XR ACT at the Satellite Selfie (Monday)

Time & Location

17 Aug 2020, 8:50 am – 10:10 am
Lawns of Parliament House, Federation Mall, Capital Hill ACT 2600, Australia

About the Event

#XRACT will be taking advantage of National Science Week’s #SatelliteSelfie to capture ourselves and our movement from space! We want you to be a part of the action.

We’ll be using a mix of people and materials to SPELL. IT. OUT. to the Australian Government (because they sure need it).

*A Satellite Selfie??* During  National Science Week this year, a satellite will fly over the ACT and  surrounding areas and will capture an image of as much of Canberra and  the people in it as possible to create a time-capsule image of  Australia’s Capital from above.

Some key details:

Where: Lawns of Parliament House

When: flyovers are MON - WED - FRI

Stop Press: Monday: 8:50 arrival for a 9:58 – 10:08 flyover

Wear: same colours top and bottom.   Bright red, yellow, orange, hi viz or shiny (eg stips of aluminimum foil will make colours pop.

Bring: additional materials/protest signs if you have them to help with the layout, your face mask and hand sanitiser and if you can wear bright colour clothes top and bottom.

Check: the weather and dress appropriately

Time: 8:50 am for set up, 10 - 11am flyover window

Flyover 1: Monday, 17 August 2020 

Flyover 2: Wednesday, 19 August 2020 

Flyover 3: Friday, 21 August 2020 

Registration is Closed