Tidbinbilla Gallery

A collection of photos of the station


 

Some of these photos may also appear in other sections.
Many are new, higher resolution, scans.

Tidbinbilla gallery

Tidbinbilla as seen from Larry’s Hill before the Apollo Wing had been added.

This print preserved by Les Whaley. Scan by Colin Mackellar.


Tidbinbilla gallery

Tidbinbilla as seen from Larry’s Hill after the Apollo Wing had been added.

Note also the addition of the microwave tower to allow a broadband link with Honeysuckle Creek.

From the Tidbinbilla / CDSCC archives. With thanks to Glen Nagle for the scan. Colour matching by Colin Mackellar.


Tid 64m under construction

Tidbinbilla as seen after DSS43 had been built.

The microwave tower has been moved to the other side of the Operations building as DSS43 would have obstructed the line of sight to Honeysuckle”s passive repeater on Dead Man’s Hill.

Circa 1973. From the Tidbinbilla archives. Scanned by Glen Nagle.