Join the Ballaarat Astronomical Society and Discover the mysteries of the Cosmos

To download a Membership Application Oct 2017

Meetings: The Society meets at 7pm on 2nd Friday of the following months:

February, March, April, May, June, July, August (AGM), September, October, November, December (Christmas Breakup not formal meeting).

BAS AGM 14th September

7.00pm  AGM

7.30pm Speaker Barry Adcock will give a fully illustrated presentation on the planets. Barry will reference the planet-wide dust storm on Mars, the changing size of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot and Saturn’s rings among other phenomena.

A number of copies of Dr Lisa Harvey-Smiths book will be available with a discount for members. Contact Judith on 0429 199 312 for discount details before you purchase one online  to pick up at the Observatory or buy one when you visit the Observatory next.

New Members most welcome to Members Night 2nd Friday of the Month except January.

Members enjoy a discount for all programs at the Observatory, a 20% discount in the Science Shop, 20% discount at Observatory Events where there is a entry charge and a 10% discount in the Third Rock Cafe. Members who help with various events and functions have free entry.