Astrophotography is taking off in Lake Grace! The starry sky and stark landscape create the perfect conditions for stunning nightscape astrophotography. Be inspired by WA’s Astrofest Astrophotography Exhibition and join a special Lake Grace Astrophotography Workshop.

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When: Saturday, 1st May 2021

3pm – 4pm | Astrophotography Exhibition Welcome and Presentation | Free
Join Curator, Roger Groom for a presentation of the Astrofest Astrophotography Exhibition. Free and all are welcome. Meet at the Lake Grace Artspace.

5:30pm – 8:30pm | Lake Grace Astrophotography Workshop |$99/Person
A hands-on astrophotography workshop near Lake Grace townsite. Learn tips and techniques from one of WA’s renowned Astrophotographers, Roger Groom, and take your own stunning nightscape images of the spectacular Milky Way over salt lakes. Beginners welcome. Workshop tickets: $99 per person. Places are limited. Book here… 

Astrophotography Workshop meeting place: Car park next to the Lake Grace Cemetery. From here it’s a short walk to the edge of Lake Grace where you’ll be taking images.

Astrophotography Workshop participants: Please bring camera (batteries charged), camera lenses (with manual focus ability for astrophotography), tripod, any extra camera equipment you might own, snacks, drinks, chairs, insect repellent and warm clothing.

Bookings:

The Astrophotography Exhibition Welcome and Presentation is free. Please RSVP to Jo or Vicki at the Lake Grace Visitor Centre on 9865 2140.

The Lake Grace Astrophotography Workshop is $99/person. Book tickets here…

COVID Safety Plan & Guidelines

Astrotourism WA Pty Ltd has a COVID Safety Plan and is open and committed to maintaining the WA Government’s safety measures. We’re doing our part to keep you safe. Please respect the rules, our workers, volunteers and other customers.

Please read our plan and guidelines here…

 

More information

Tickets Available Online

The Lake Grace Astrophotography Workshop is $99/person.

Where to Stay

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

More Details

Download the flyer for the event program and more information.

Supported by...

This event was made possible with funding from the Shire of Lake Grace. It is part of the Astrotourism WA project that’s promoting Lake Grace, Newdegate, Lake King and Varley as destinations for stargazing and astrophotography.