Special events

  • New Years Eve 2014 at Sydney Observatory
    New Years Eve 2014 at Sydney Observatory : A special MEMBERS ONLY event. Tickets go on-sale from 10am Wednesday 29 October 2014. There are no pre-sales or holds prior. Please note the best way to secure your tickets is on-line via the page linked to this entry. Click on the heading for more.
  • Astronomy for teachers: a minds-on workshop!
    Hone your astronomy skills on Thursday 27 November, 6 to 8:30pm, by participating in this workshop designed for teachers. The evening includes viewing through Sydney Observatory‚Äôs large telescope in the dome and a small portable telescope will be used to familiarise teachers with this technology and each teacher will receive a planisphere (star map) and …
  • Woman in Physics Annual Lecture and Launch of the 2015 Australasian Sky guide!
    Two great events on one great Saturday evening, 15 November, 6 to 8pm at spectacular Sydney Observatory. This event suits high school students and adults of all ages and is supported by the Australian Institute of Physics. BOOK NOW!
  • Dreamtime astronomy: a planetarium and stargazing experience
    This new one hour tour allows everyone to engage with the Dreamtime Stories of the night sky. The tour is run by our Aboriginal Astronomy guides on Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday evenings and includes a planetarium and telescope experience.













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