Author Archive for: Derek

Entries by Derek

New Tripoli Record!

In May last year Derek attempted to break the Tripoli record for a clustered rocket with a total impulse in the F range. Recognition of this record was delayed due […]

Macquarie Uni Astronomy Open Evening

We were delighted to be invited back to Macquarie University’s Astronomy Open Evening. It was a really fun evening and we enjoyed sharing our passion for rockets. As usual all […]

Forestville Library Talk

To celebrate the start of Science Week members of NSWRA were recently invited to Forestville Library where they presented a talk called “An Introduction to Model Rocketry”. The talk was […]

L3 Success!

  Congratulations to Madison Weekes, who under the mentoring of Mathias Gaertner (our Level 3 TAP member), successfully completed his Level 3 certification at our recent Mullaley launch weekend. After […]

Rainy Day Rocket Activities

We had to cancel another launch today because of the wet weather. So we thought we would suggest some rainy day rocket activities: 1. Art Applewhite’s website is full of […]