Select Page

Mingenew Observing Site – Yandanooka Hall

Yandanooka Hall is 21kms south of Mingenew and is a great destination for telescope users. The location is RV friendly and you’re welcome to stay up to 72 hours. This means you can set up camp for several nights to enjoy stargazing at night and explore the local area...

Mullewa Observing Site – Old Mullewa Golf Course

The Old Mullewa Golf Course is no longer used for recreational purposes and it makes great sense to change the use to astronomical activities! The golf course is only 8kms south of the town of Mullewa. It’s a very dark location. The old club house building is closed...

Cervantes Observing Site – Lake Thetis

This is a delightful place to be out stargazing. It’s only 2kms from the centre of Cervantes and has excellent concrete pathways which are wide enough to set up telescopes. The car parking area is right next to the pathways making it easy to unload telescopes.It’s...

Wongan Hills Observing Site – Wongan Hills Airport

The local community in Wongan Hills often gathers at the Airport to watch special astronomical events such as Lunar Eclipses and you’re also very welcome to use it for stargazing. It’s only 2kms from the centre of town and is very easy to get to. It’s away from street...

Three Springs Observing Site – Three Springs Golf Club

3kms out of Three Springs is the local golf course where the Shire Council welcomes visitors to use the area around the club house as a casual observing site. You’re welcome to visit with telescopes and binoculars. It’s a perfect place to stargaze with the naked-eye...

Morawa Observing Site – Morawa Caravan Park

The Morawa Caravan Park is on the northern edge of town which means you can find darker places for casual observing with telescopes and not be too far from your accommodation.Adjoining the caravan park to the north is a large area of Shire-owned land. The Shire also...

Travel News

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