Mt Pleasant Open Night

Date: September 19, 2015
Time: 6.30 - 9.30 pm


Mount Pleasant Observatory
Denholms Rd, CAMBRIDGE (take the Frogmore Creek turn off)

This is a rare opportunity to visit the Mt Pleasant Observatory after dark!
  • Use telescopes with the assistance of an expert night-sky guide.
  • Enjoy talks by Tasmanian Night Sky Photography winner, Peter Sayer and Planet Hunter Dr Stefan Dieters.
  • Explore the Grote Reber Museum and find out about the life and work of the first radio astronomer, Grote Reber, and why he settled in Tasmania.
  • Check out 3D movies that show space as you’ve never seen it before.
Entry $5 per adult and children under 16 free.
Contact: 0419 341 469
FaceBook: Astronomical Society Tasmania
Food and drink won’t be available on site so please make sure you eat dinner before you come and feel free to bring a thermos!
Brought to you by Astronomical Society Tasmania and School Maths and Physics University Tasmania.

Event audience: Everyone