Mini-Mars in the Outback The Sunday Mail

The place is Arkaroola in the northern Flinders Ranges of South Australia, an explosion of red rocky outcrops and whirling red dust that drops away to the endless horizons of Lake Frome. It has often been likened to a Martian landscape. Now the link is even more real. Arkaroola will become ground zero for one of the most ambitious projects in Australia’s contribution to space travel