Milky Way Galaxy | June

Milky Way Galaxy | June

Astrophotographers often refer to this time of the year, from mid autumn to mid spring, as the “Milky Way Season”! That’s because, during this time of year, we look towards the centre or core of our Milky Way Galaxy. It’s dense with stars and stretches across the dark...

Emu in the Sky | June

Emu in the Sky | June

Aboriginal people were the world’s first astronomers. Tens of thousands of years of culture and heritage are reflected in WA’s night sky. The Emu in the Sky is a well-known Aboriginal Astronomical constellation that’s outlined by dark areas of the night sky, not the...

Mars & Neptune Close Encounter | 12th to 16th June

Mars & Neptune Close Encounter | 12th to 16th June

Mars and Neptune will appear close to each other in the night sky. Mars can be seen easily with the naked-eye, however Neptune cannot. If you have a medium sized telescope, it's a great chance to see if you can locate Neptune while using Mars as a guide. Even through...

Full Moon

6 June
Rises 5:50pm

Last Quarter

13 June

New Moon

21 June

First Quarter

28 June