What's On This Month in Fishermans Bend

A book resting on someone's lap, the book is titled Making it Here' by David F. Radcliffe

Join David Radcliffe for a Heritage Talk event about his book “Making it Here.” Delve into the captivating stories of four immigrant engineers who shaped manufacturing in Port Melbourne, including Fishermans Bend, during the 20th century. From founding businesses to pioneering new directions, their contributions are woven into the fabric of the community’s industrial history. 

WHEN: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Tuesday 30 April 2024


Emerald Hill Library
195 Banks Street , South Melbourne VIC 3205

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The Defence Aviation Safety Authority (DASA) has announced the 2024 ADF Propulsion Systems Symposium (APSS) will be taking place from 21-23 May 2024, including a Pre-Symposium tour of the Defence Science and Technology Group site at Fishermans Bend. This exclusive forum is dedicated to military propulsion systems, fostering partnerships and networks among professionals in the aero-propulsion industry. Explore the theme “Cultivating Excellence in Propulsion Systems Integrity Programs” and discover how Propulsion Systems Integrity Programs (PSIPs) within Defence can enhance safety and capability outcomes. Sponsored by the Propulsion Systems Integrity (PSI) section of DASA and the Air Domain Centre within the Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group.

Registrations are now open.

Step into the world of Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius at THE LUME Melbourne.. This immersive experience brings the masterpieces Mona Lisa and The Last Supper to life on a colossal canvas, offering an unprecedented encounter with da Vinci’s genius. Explore the streets of Florence, canals of Venice, and grandeur of Milan with no time restrictions. Discover 50 ‘machine inventions’ from Rome’s Museo Leonardo da Vinci and gain new insights about the Mona Lisa in the multi-sensory gallery.”

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