Honeysuckle Creek Tracking Station

The Honeysuckle Creek Tracking Station was built in 1965 to support space missions. It received the video images of man’s first walk on the moon, as well as supported many other space missions.

When it was closed in 1981, the main antenna was moved to Tidbinbilla and the buildings were demolished. Today, only the foundations remain.

Top of Honeysuckle Creek
Site of main antenna
Pillar
The four pillars have been turned into information panels.
Tracks
Tracks
Hill
The hill where the antenna once stood
Base of the hill
Clearing
Steps
Steps down to the site of the original main building
Site of the old building
Foundations of the main building
Old steps
Front steps from the road down to the main building

See also

External links

Honeysuckle Creek Tracking Station
Historical information about the tracking station.