Welcome to the Ballarat Observatory

3D Movies, Star Parties, Lectures, Night Sky Viewing and much more..

134th Year

“Discover the Amazing Universe.”

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Observatory Response to the 2019-2020 Australian Fires

 

Visit Ballarat and come to Observatory Museum

 Learn about the Cosmos with our 3D Astrotour theatre

View planets & stars with our modern & historical telescopes.

Online Gift Voucher.

The Observatory will be closed until further notice as a result of the Coronavirus and the possible transmission of the Virus to the wider circle of people that our Demonstrators support in the community.  

Current bookings can be refunded or held over and a Raincheck made available. When the Social Distance advice is no longer in place the Observatory will reconsider our opening hours.

 

What’s on at the Observatory

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Please note that bookings are essential. Bookings can be made by sending us an email with the number of people and contact details or calling us, visit the contact us page for more information

Fauna and Firmament Tours

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Group bookings for other times call on 0429 199 312.

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  Projects & Donations

Donations

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SUNRISE & SUNSET TIMES BALLARAT

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LIGHT POLLUTION -WHAT IS IT?

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WHATS UP THIS MONTH?

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