On a starry night at Lake Thetis, enjoy views through telescopes and watch as the Moon rises across the water. Discover why WA is a world-class tourism destination for stargazing and astronomy. Cervantes is on the Astrotourism WA map!


When: Saturday, 23 March 2019 | BYO picnic followed by presentation: 6:30pm – 7:30pm | Stargazing: 7:30pm – 9pm

Where: Lake Thetis, Hansen Road, Cervantes WA. Lake Thetis is only 2kms from town. 

What to bring: Bring your own picnic, chairs, picnic, drinks, torches, warm clothes, fly net, insect repellent and telescope if you have one. 

Bookings: Bookings are essential. Please RSVP to Alison Slyns at the Shire of Dandaragan on 9652 0800 or aslyns@dandaragan.wa.gov.au. The event will go ahead rain, hail or shine. 

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Event Page

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Where to Stay

Make a weekend of it and stay a few nights to explore the area!

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Supported by...

This event is made possible by the Shire of Dandaragan and is part of the Astrotourism WA project that’s promoting Cervantes as a destination for stargazing and astrophotography.