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If you're travelling to Australia from overseas, we've put together some handy information to help make your journey a smooth one.
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== Description ==
  
==Weather==
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For Players, developers, modders, and those who are curious about [https://kerbalspaceprogram.com/ Kerbal Space Program]. General space nerdery is encouraged!
  
Australian summers are hot. You '''must''' wear sunscreen, and remain hydrated. At a rough guide, you will need to drink at least 2 litres of water per day during summer.
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== Organiser ==
  
==Quarantine restrictions==
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This is an open organisation event! While [[User:Paul.j.fenwick@gmail.com|pjf]] created the page, you are encouraged to '''be bold''' and expand on activities, events, resources, and anything else you feel needs doing!
  
Australia has some of the strongest quarantine laws in the world. '''You cannot bring fresh fruit, meats, animal products and many other items into the country'''.
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== Scheduled Events ==
  
For more information, see [http://www.australia.gov.au/information-and-services/passports-and-travel/customs-and-quarantine Australian customs and quarantine information].
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* 17:20 – 18:00(ish) Wednesday - The Kerbal BoF!
  
==Mobile Phone and SIM Cards==
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== Unscheduled Events ==
The main providers of Phone service is Telstra, Optus and Vodafone.
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This sim card is available at local coles stores (like the coles supermarket nearby in the city)[https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Coles+Supermarkets/@-38.146301,144.3633849,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0xd8a01c36cc1d8807?sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiZhY60oL_KAhXiF6YKHQufDk4Q_BIIbjAK]
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* I'm currently trying to enhance the [http://forum.kerbalspaceprogram.com/index.php?/topic/60281-hardware-plugin-arduino-based-physical-display-serial-port-io-tutorial-06-jun/ KSPSerialIO] plugin to send enough data to display prograde/radial/normal/target etc icons on an external navball. Keen to talk a little about how frames of reference work in KSP, and what I've learnt and what hasn't worked trying to get this done. Also write more C# code. - [[User:Peter@hardy.dropbear.id.au|Peter Hardy]]
- Appears to provide 800mb data, and lasts for 10 days. More info[http://www.coles.com.au/our-range/our-products/coles-mobile?gclid=CLjj4aiev8oCFZCUvQodWFEH8g]
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* I brought my KSP control panel to LCA! Bringing it on campus on Monday afternoon for the open hardware miniconf, and can't really manage to do it again on Wednesday. But I'd love to run it for folk interested to try it out back at the Waurn Ponds residence on Wednesday evening. - [[User:Peter@hardy.dropbear.id.au|Peter Hardy]]
  
==Australian and Victorian laws==
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== Attendees ==
  
===Drink driving===
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* [[User:Paul.j.fenwick@gmail.com|Paul Fenwick]] (Founder of the Comprehensive Kerbal Archive Network, co-author of The Kerbal Book)
Australia has very strict drink driving laws. The legal limit for blood alcohol concentration is 0.05 and this is strictly policed.  
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* [[User:Peter@hardy.dropbear.id.au|Peter Hardy]] - Occasional plugin contributor, builds Kerbalish hardware.
 
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* [[User:Charcol.1900@gmail.com|Charelle Collett]]
===Liquor===
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* [[User:john@johndalton.info|John Dalton]]
The legal age of majority in Australia is 18 years.
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* Paris Buttfield-Addison
 
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* Jon Manning
===Same sex couples===
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While same sex marriage is not legal in Australia, society and most businesses are very tolerant and welcoming of same sex partners.
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The [http://linux.conf.au/register/code_of_conduct Conference Code of Conduct] is designed to foster an inclusive and welcoming environment.
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Revision as of 12:20, 1 February 2016

LCA2016 is going to space today!

Description

For Players, developers, modders, and those who are curious about Kerbal Space Program. General space nerdery is encouraged!

Organiser

This is an open organisation event! While pjf created the page, you are encouraged to be bold and expand on activities, events, resources, and anything else you feel needs doing!

Scheduled Events

  • 17:20 – 18:00(ish) Wednesday - The Kerbal BoF!

Unscheduled Events

  • I'm currently trying to enhance the KSPSerialIO plugin to send enough data to display prograde/radial/normal/target etc icons on an external navball. Keen to talk a little about how frames of reference work in KSP, and what I've learnt and what hasn't worked trying to get this done. Also write more C# code. - Peter Hardy
  • I brought my KSP control panel to LCA! Bringing it on campus on Monday afternoon for the open hardware miniconf, and can't really manage to do it again on Wednesday. But I'd love to run it for folk interested to try it out back at the Waurn Ponds residence on Wednesday evening. - Peter Hardy

Attendees

Birds of a Feather sessions (BoFs)
Autonomous Robots Emacs Ingress Interval Training Kerbal Keysigning Libre Social Media Parallelism Perl Queer Running Taswegian Bibleopoly