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 (about 1/2 price for normal entry for Students in a School Group).

Coming Members Nights.

Friday 14th August 7.00pm Zoom only meeting.

Our next meeting will be a Zoom only meeting. Due to the increased restrictions the Observatory is now closed.

Dr Russell Cockman will speak on the Sun. Russell is the Solar Section Director at the Astronomical Society of Victoria. A retired Chemist, Russell now lectures on chemistry at RMIT.

Bring along questions and/or items of interest to share.

Link to Members only section


OBB and Stellar events

Earlier Issues available in Library

Constitution 2018