Please note that this event has been postponed. We’re playing our part to minimise social gatherings that might spread the Coronavirus. The event will be rescheduled for later this year. Keep an eye out for the new date and we’ll see you out under the stars soon.
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 a world-class tourism destination for stargazing and astronomy. Mingenew is on the Astrotourism WA map!
When: Please note that this event has been postponed.
Where: Yandanooka Hall, Railway Street
(off Yandanooka North-East Rd), Yandanooka, WA
What to bring: BYO chairs, picnics, drinks, torches, warm clothes, fly net and insect repellent. If you have binoculars or your own telescope, bring them along. If you don’t that’s okay – there will be telescopes set up that you can share.
Bookings: Please RSVP to the Shire of Mingenew on 9928 1102 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The event will go ahead rain, hail or shine.
Hop over to the Facebook Event page to register your RSVP.
Where to Stay
Make a weekend of it and stay a few nights to explore the area!
Download the flyer for the event program and more information.
This event is made possible by the Shire of Mingenew and is part of the Astrotourism WA project that’s promoting Mingenew as a destination for stargazing and astrophotography.