Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night

When 16 Aug, 2019 7:00pm — 9:00pm Where Mount Stromlo Observatory Visitor Centre, Cotter Road, Weston Creek Website
Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite the Canberra community to attend our public observing nights of 2019. Come and see the rings of Saturn, the craters of the moon, and beautiful star clusters and nebulae. On the night attendees will be taken on a ‘tour of the universe’ with talks by astronomers from Mt. Stromlo Observatory and observations on several telescopes.

Bookings are essential and entry is by gold coin donation. Warm clothing is recommended.

In the event of cloudy/bad weather, stargazing will be cancelled (the talks will occur regardless of the weather). We will post updates on our Facebook page:

2019 Dates: 12 April, 10 May, 7 June, 12 July, 16 August, 27 September.
For more information about this event, call +61 2 6125 0230 or visit

How to get there

Cotter Rd, Weston Creek ACT 2611, Australia