Visiting from South Korea for Stargazing in WA

Visiting from South Korea for Stargazing in WA

Jang is an amateur astronomer from South Korea and she contacted us for assistance when she travelled to Western Australia for a stargazing holiday. We were able to organise a hire telescope for Jang and her friends to take with them as they travelled through the Mid...

First Councils Adopt Lighting Management Policy

First Councils Adopt Lighting Management Policy

The Shire of Carnamah and the Shire of Wongan-Ballidu are the first Councils in Western Australia to adopt a new Lighting Management Policy as they develop an Astrotourism sector to diversify regional economies, grow tourism and create jobs. The Policy outlines good...

Sky Quality Meter Reading

Sky Quality Meter Reading

A Sky Quality Meter device measures the brightness of the night sky.  Western Australia has some of the darkest night skies in the world and we've been out and about measuring just how dark they are! The Sky Quality Meter is sensitive to visual light and measures the...

Stargazing in Western Australia

Stargazing in Western Australia

Western Australia is home to some of the darkest night skies in the world and is the envy of stargazers in many other parts of the world including Europe, America and Asia. It makes stargazing in Western Australia out of this world! In some brightly lit...

Travel News

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