Wellington Astronomical Society

Wellington Astronomical Society


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Astronomy Club Night

Thursday 9 March 2017 07:00pm
Venue: Hutt International Boys School

A short presentation and observing the night sky. Anyone is welcome to join in.

Astronomy Night : The Night Sky 2017

Friday 10 March 2017 07:00pm
Venue: Lower Hutt War Memorial Library

Antony Gomez, President of the Wellington Astronomical Society, will talk you though the amazing things visible in the sky this year as well as major planetary events.

If the sky is clear, we'll head outside after the talk for a bit of stargazing.

Astrophotography Group

Saturday 25 March, 7:00pm.
Venue still to be determined.
Contact Edward 021_08304802 or Chris 021_ 890222.

April - Global Astronomy Month

Global Star Party

Saturday 1 April 7:00pm
Venue: Tawa College.

Our regular observing night becomes part of the Global Star Party.

Sun Day

Sunday 23 April (daytime, exact time tba)
Venue: tba

Daytime observation of the Sun through filtered instruments.

For something about events and meetings recently held, See Here.

More details of specific events around Wellington will be posted as they come to hand.

Gifford Event - No Gifford event currently organised

Gifford Observatory
Up behind Wellington College
Dufferin St Wellington.
Contact Duncan Hall

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