Join the Ballaarat Astronomical Society and Discover the mysteries of the Cosmos
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Meetings: The Society meets at 7.00pm on 2nd Friday of the following months: February, March, April, May, June, July, August (AGM), September, October, November, December (Christmas Breakup not formal meeting).
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 an entry charge – free if Members are helping for the event, and a 10% discount in the Third Rock Cafe.
Memberships are available at an Individual, Family, Corporate Associate including Business and School Level. Corporate Associate Business Membership allows for up to 5 Families to visit per year and Corporate Associate School Membership allows for up to 3 classes to visit per year which is excellent value for school families.
Coming Members Nights.
19:00 Friday 13th March General Meeting
Presentation of items discussed at previous committee meeting.
Presentation: Classification of Stars: Spectral Analysis and H-R Diagram
Activity: Night Sky via Stellarium
Member Project: Adopt a Star
A small project/task for members to perform either on the night or during their own time and perhaps present their finding at the next meeting.
General Discussions: Have you come across a news item or an astronomical concept you can’t get you head around, bring it in for a discussion with members!
Activity: Viewing at the Telescopes
OBB and Stellar events
Earlier Issues available in Library