Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

ANSTO is a public research organisation responsible for delivering specialised advice, scientific services and products. ANSTO are the operators of a number of Australia’s landmark infrastructure including one of the world’s most modern nuclear research reactors, OPAL; a comprehensive suite of neutron beam instruments; the Australian Synchrotron; the National Imaging Facility Research Cyclotron; and the Centre for Accelerator Science.

ANSTO is central to Australia’s nuclear medicine manufacturing capabilities. Each week ANSTO delivers 10,000 patient doses of potentially lifesaving nuclear medicines to over 250 hospitals and medical practices across Australia.

Location: A bus will leave from The University of Sydney 1.30 pm to arrive at ANSTO Lucas Heights at ~2:30 pm
Time: 1:30 pm for 2.30 pm start.  Tour will be ~1.5 hours long.