Noongar Enterprise to Spring from Astrotourism

Noongar Enterprise to Spring from Astrotourism

Regional Development Australia (RDA) Wheatbelt has recently funded an innovative project to build Yued Aboriginal enterprise through its Noongar Enterprise Development Support (NEDS). The initiative is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services...

To the Moon & Stars in Three Springs | 27 August 2020

To the Moon & Stars in Three Springs | 27 August 2020

Take a journey through the Universe. Be amazed at a laser guided tour of the night sky. Look through telescopes to see the Jupiter, Saturn, Scorpius & more! Find out more about Astrotourism and what it means for Three Springs. You'll discover why WA is a...

2021 Astrofest Astrophotography Competition Open for Entries

2021 Astrofest Astrophotography Competition Open for Entries

The 2021 Astrofest Astrophotography Competition and Exhibition is open for entries! And now is a perfect time to be out and about taking images and getting ready to enter! The competition is open from 1st October 2020 to 4th December 2020. There are a variety of...

Discover the Universe in Morawa | 23rd October 2020

Discover the Universe in Morawa | 23rd October 2020

Adventures in the Universe begin in Morawa! A laser guided tour of the night sky will dazzle you. Take a closer look at distant objects through telescopes including Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, the Tarantula nebula plus lots more! You'll discover why WA is a world-class...

Under the Stars and Moon in Wongan Hills | 31st October 2020

Under the Stars and Moon in Wongan Hills | 31st October 2020

Watch as the majestic full Moon rises above Wongan Hills. Join in the fun exploring why the Moon is so special and take a closer look through telescopes! With its stunning dark night sky, Wongan Hills is fast becoming known as an Astrotourism destination. This event...

Carnamah’s Night Skies | 5 December 2020

Carnamah’s Night Skies | 5 December 2020

Bask under the starlit skies of Carnamah at this unique stargazing event. We'll take you on a journey through the night sky with a laser pointer tour and then show you spectacular sights through our telescopes including Jupiter, Saturn, globular clusters, galaxies and...

Chittering Under the Stars | 7th November 2020

Chittering Under the Stars | 7th November 2020

Please note that this event has sold out. We're running some other great country stargazing events though, check them out here.  Take a journey through the Universe and discover the stars with laser pointer tour of the night sky. Look through telescopes to see...

Coorow Stargazing Night | 14th November 2020

Coorow Stargazing Night | 14th November 2020

The magic of the night sky and Coorow's breathtaking Milky Way will inspire and amaze you! Discover the stars with a laser pointer tour of the night sky. Look through telescopes to see star clusters, Jupiter, Saturn, Magellanic Clouds and more! Details When: 7:00pm -...

Stargazing WA Travel Tips 2020

Stargazing WA Travel Tips 2020

Country Western Australia is perfect for stargazing. Perth is the most isolated capital city on a continent and after you escape its bright city lights, you’ll find you can see so many more stars in the night sky. That’s because the darkness away from the skyglow of...

Best Stargazing in 2020

Best Stargazing in 2020

This year promises to be spectacular for stargazing in WA. The best stargazing in 2020 is only the switch of a light bulb away! We’ve done all the research, checked through this year’s astronomy almanac, considered rising and setting times, when the Moon is up and...

Astronomy Tag-Along-Tour | 20th – 26th February 2020

Astronomy Tag-Along-Tour | 20th – 26th February 2020

There will be stars all the way on award-winning tour operator, Global Gypsies’, new astronomy tag-along-tour! This tour is a first of its kind for Western Australia and will be the beginning of more stargazing and astronomy tourism offerings to come. February’s...

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Every month you’ll discover upcoming special events, what’s happening in Astro-Tourism Towns and tips for a stargazing adventure.