I didn’t realise this until the other day, but I live really close to Asia. Now, a few of you may laugh when I say this, but we’re only like … Continue Reading Dreamin’ of the Philippines
I came to Edinburgh on a whim. I didn’t have plans or set out for anything, but I knew I wanted an authentic adventure. After a bit of investigation, I … Continue Reading A wee dram in Scotland
When a space agency breaks out the Red Bull for a rocket launch, you know it’s gonna be one heck of an exciting time. A few weeks back, ESA posted … Continue Reading My Super Scientific Sentinel Adventure
I didn’t know this at the time, but ever since I was born, I have been on an epic search to find the best place in the world to be locked … Continue Reading Conference Hunger Games : How I escaped a locked bathroom
When I came up with the idea of #AroundIrelandOnAPushie, little did I know that I was, at the time, in DESPERATE NEED of an adventure. Ultimately, I wanted an adventure … Continue Reading Kickin’ Goals
Nothing says SCIENCE like attempting an EGGsellent EGGspirement! #Heatwave2017 was hot… like BLOODY HOT and instead of spending time at the beach like a normal Sydneysider, I decided to head … Continue Reading An EGGsellent EGGspirement
When you go away to Canberra during #Heatwave2017, returning back home to Sydney sometimes doesn’t always go to plan! Ya see, after a lovely 40 hours in Canberra, I decided … Continue Reading Carked it from Canberra
Confirmed: Taraustralis heads to Darmstadt, Germany, for the ESA’s #Sentinel2Go conference March 6-7 2017! The Sentinel is an Earth observation mission developed by ESA as part of the Copernicus Programme to perform terrestrial observations in support of … Continue Reading Sentinel2Go
Wow! I just had one heck of an incredible past few days all thanks to NASA! NASA, in association with OrbitalATK, launched the CYGNSS mission from a Pegasus rocket. So … Continue Reading Stargazer, Pegasus Rocket – Oh My!
Wow. A lot can happen in a year: I ran a half marathon, jumped off cliffs in Australia’s Blue Mountains… took on another Tough Mudder, played with both the ESA … Continue Reading Happy New Year
Taraustralis’ next adventure takes her to the United States! For the next 20 days, Tara will be experiencing all things NASA! From The Kennedy Space Center in Florida and the Johnson … Continue Reading Spaced out in the USA!
It’s been about two months since #AroundIrelandOnAPushie started! Now, here are your questions, ANSWERED: Yes! Geographically speaking Ireland is MUCH smaller than Australia, but not in spirit or friendliness – I … Continue Reading #AroundIrelandOnAPushie Answers
This won’t be your normal, run-of-the-mill “Hey, I went to an amazing museum!” review or whatever travel bloggers normally write. Epic Ireland is a truly amazing museum. It’s spectacular – … Continue Reading Life is totally Epic.
It’s not every day that you get to meet the Aussie ambassador to Ireland, but when you do, be sure to ask if you can use the embassy’s washing machine! … Continue Reading That time I asked to use the washing machine at the Aussie embassy
I am one of the biggest fan girls when it comes to anything relating to science or outer space, so when there was an opportunity to report via social media … Continue Reading Mars Superstars
Just when you think you’re a travel rockstar, the universe has a way of saying NOPE. The drama all started when I couldn’t sort out my flight’s boarding pass. I … Continue Reading Travel Rockstar Status – DENIED.