April 2024

April 2024

Easter Stargazing | 29th March This Easter weekend, step outside on the early morning of Good Friday, March 29 2024, and treat yourself to a celestial spectacle. As dawn approaches, the night sky unveils the waning Moon positioned below Scorpius, the constellation...
December 2024

December 2024

Summer Solstice | 21st December The December Solstice, also known as the summer solstice, marks the longest day of the year in the southern hemisphere and in south-west WA. Andromeda Galaxy | October – December Andromeda is in our galactic neighbourhood of local...
January 2024

January 2024

Saturn and the Moon | 14 January From Perth, the conjunction of Saturn and the moon will be visible until around the time it sets at 21:42 Orion the Hunter Orion the Hunter is a famous summer constellation, and it is up in the early evening for you to see now....
February 2024

February 2024

Alpha Centaurid Meteor Shower | 8th-9th February The Alpha Centaurid meteor shower will be active from 28 January to 21 February, producing its peak rate of meteors around 9 February. Watch as a Star Disappears Behind the Moon | 18th February February’s moon has...