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Public Nights September 28th, 29th & 30th

posted Sep 12, 2018, 7:57 AM by Brian Raynor   [ updated Sep 12, 2018, 7:59 AM ]
The Astronomical Society of the South West (Inc) will hold open astronomy nights for the public at their Observatory in College Grove, Bunbury, during the middle weekend of the September 2018 school holidays.

The Observatory will be open on Friday 28th, Saturday 29th & Sunday 30nh of September, each night from 7.00pm to 10.00pm, weather permitting.

This is a great time to view the planets, including Venus, Mars, Jupiter & Saturn, plus deep sky objects such as nebula, open clusters and globular clusters. There will be a range of club and member telescopes available, plus the large 20" telescope under the dome.

Cost: - Adults: $12.00;   Children: - $8.00;   Family: - $35.00.   CASH ONLY.

For further information, please enquire.

Great Orion Nebula Jupiter and Moons Jewel Box Cluster 47 Tucanae