Countdown is on as Riverina community in bid for lunar legacy

Andrew Mangelsdorf
November 28 2023 - 7:30pm
Coolamon mayor David McCann is calling on the public to back the town's name for Australia's first lunar rover. Pictures file, supplied, Australia Space Agency
Coolamon mayor David McCann is calling on the public to back the town's name for Australia's first lunar rover. Pictures file, supplied, Australia Space Agency

A Riverina community could soon make intergalactic fame if it wins a contest to name for a new moon rover this week.

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Andrew Mangelsdorf

Originally from South Australia, Andrew Mangelsdorf grew up in Victoria before launching his career in Temora, NSW. He also served as a journalist at Lake Cargelligo before making the move to The Daily Advertiser in 2022. Always on the lookout for story ideas, so if you've got one, let me know: andrew.mangelsdorf@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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