Astrobiology Australasia Meeting – Rotorua – 25-26 June 2018


The third Astrobiology Australasia Meeting (AAM), a joint meeting of the New Zealand Astrobiology Network and the Australian Centre for Astrobiology (at UNSW Sydney, Australia).

This meeting will be held on 25-29 June 2018 in Rotorua, New Zealand. It will be preceded by a one-day astrobiology teachers workshop on the 24th of June, and followed by associated field trips through the hot springs of the Rotorua area on the 26-27 June.

Conference themes and sessions:

  • The Origin and Evolution of Life
  • Life beyond Earth & its detection
  • Future of life

When and Where

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside
Tutanekai St

Teachers Astrobiology Workshop:  Sunday 24 June 2018
Astrobiology Australasia Meeting:  25-26 June 2018
AAM2018 Field Trip Taupo Volcanic Zone: 27-29 June 2018

How Much

Teachers Astrobiology Workshop:  $120 + GST
Field Trip: $217 + GST
Main conference Professionals: $528 + GST
Main conference students: $320 + GST


Conference Web page