Stargazing and Astronomy Events

Enjoy some stargazing, learn something new or hear about the latest happenings with special presentations. There’s something for everyone!

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...

Discover the Universe in Morawa | 22nd February

Discover the Universe in Morawa | 22nd February

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. See stars, the Great Orion Nebula, Magellanic Clouds and more!  You'll discover why WA is a world-class tourism...

Star Light, Star Bright | 28th February

Star Light, Star Bright | 28th February

Find out about Astrotourism, what it means for the Shire of West Arthur and discover why Darkan is a great place for stargazing. After an introductory talk, head out to the telescopes for a laser guided tour of the night sky and see the Moon, Venus, Orion Nebula,...

Astrofest | 29th February

Astrofest | 29th February

Leap into Astrofest on 29th February 2020! This amazing event in Perth attracts over 4,000 visitors. It's free and family friendly. Dozens of big telescopes on the oval show off some wonderful views of the Universe. Join in the fun, meet amateur astronomers, talk...

Black Friday Under the Stars | 13th March

Black Friday Under the Stars | 13th March

Did you know that stargazing on a Black Friday brings good luck? We don’t know if that’s true or not but we do know that at this special Black Friday stargazing event, you’ll discover the magic that Lake Grace's starry night sky has to offer! We'll take you on a...

Chittering Under the Stars | 21st March

Chittering Under the Stars | 21st March

Take a journey through the Universe and discover the stars with a laser pointer tour of the night sky. Look through telescopes to see the stars, the Orion Nebula, Magellanic Clouds & more! Find out about Astrotourism & what it means for Chittering. Details...

Mingenew Summer Night Stars | 28th March

Mingenew Summer Night Stars | 28th March

Take a journey through the Universe. Be amazed at a laser guided tour of the night sky. Look through telescopes to see the stars, the Orion Nebula, Magellanic Clouds & more! Find out more about Astrotourism and what it means for Mingenew. You'll discover why WA is...

Set For Stargazing | 4th April

Set For Stargazing | 4th April

Astrotourism is taking off in and around Northam! At a fun, family friendly community stargazing night, find out about astrotourism and what it means for Northam. Then take a journey to the stars. Look through telescopes to see the Moon, Great Orion Nebula, Jewel Box...

Travel News

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