February 2017

Come along and see the many wonderful objects, star clusters, galaxies, dying stars and nebulae around and near the Southern Cross, the spectacular globular cluster 47 Tucanae and the Tarantula […]

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This is our first gathering of the WAS Astrophotography group for this year. Bring along a tripod and a DSLR with a wide angle lens if possible. This group is […]

The next observing evening at the Tawa College observatory will be: Saturday 4th February. If cancelled due to bad weather, this will be deferred to Saturday 11 February. Address is: […]

Telescope 101 An introductory course to using your telescope, a joint event by WAS and Space Place. Cost: $40.00 Date:  Friday 3rd February (rain date Friday 10th February) Time: 8.00-10:30 […]

The next WAS meeting will be held on: Wednesday 1 Feb 2015 at 7:30 pm Space Place, Carter Observatory Upland Road, Kelburn, Wellington Topic: New Zealand’s last living MOA (Microlensing Observations […]