Go for Stargazing: Northam | 26 September 2020

Go for Stargazing: Northam | 26 September 2020

Astrotourism is blasting off! Come for this free family-friendly stargazing experience to discover the world of Astrotourism and what it means for Northam. Then take a journey to the stars, the Moon, Saturn, Jupiter and so much more through telescopes! You'll discover...

Have You Seen Mercury? | 19th September

Have You Seen Mercury? | 19th September

Did you know that Mercury is visible with the naked eye? It is easy to see it this month in the early evening sky. Find a place with a clear view to the western horizon. Mercury will appear very low to the horizon so the clearer your view to the west, the better. The...

Scorpius | Spring

Scorpius | Spring

Scorpius, more commonly referred to as Scorpio, is a large constellation that actually looks like its namesake! Sometimes it’s quite difficult to make out the shape of constellations, but you should have some success with Scorpius! It is visible all through spring...

See Jupiter During the Daytime! | 25th September

See Jupiter During the Daytime! | 25th September

If you know where to look, both Venus and Jupiter can be seen with the naked eye during daylight hours. You just have to know where to look! It's made a bit easier when Jupiter appears close to the Moon.  On the 25th, Jupiter will be to the left and just below the...

Full Moon

2 September
Rises 6:04pm

Last Quarter

10 September

New Moon

17 September

First Quarter

24 September