Casual visitors welcome on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 1.30pm – 5.00pm Bookings required for viewing at the telescopes and all others times.
Evening Program the Observatory will only be open if a firm booking is in place – Bookings essential on 0429 199 312 or email firstname.lastname@example.org – for Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday only.
Booking and Costs Here – Bookings for Groups any time – Discount for certain groups contact 0429 199 312 to discuss.
1.30pm Observatory and 3rd Rock Cafe open.
1.30pm Camera Obscura
1.45.00- 2.00pm Tour of the Telescopes
2.00pm – 2.30pm Safe Solar Observation if fine and Radio Telescope or virtual sky if cloudy – Our Sun presentation
2.30 -3.30pm Children’s activities, make an asteroid and Earth to take home.
3.30 – 4.00pm 3D Movie about asteroids and looking at the Busy Solar system
4.00 -5.00pm Mars 3D Movie – Close approach This year Mars will come close to the Earth, as it does every 15 years, find out more about our close neighbour with NASA program. Mars Credit: Courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech