March 2017

Global Astronomy Month

Global Astronomy Month (GAM), organized each April by Astronomers Without Borders, is the world’s largest global celebration of astronomy. Every year GAM brings new ideas and new opportunities, bringing enthusiasts […]

Date: Saturday 29th April Time: 7:00 pm Venue: See WAS Astrophotography Group Facebook page. Location and updates will be posted on the WAS Astrophotography Group Facebook page closer to the […]

Date: Sunday 23rd April Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Venue: Wellington Waterfront by the bridge near the lagoon Let’s celebrate our star, the Sun! Awareness and appreciation of the […]

Date: Saturday 8th April (NB: postponement date for Global Star Party) Time: 7:00 pm Venue: Tawa College Come along and see the many wonderful objects, star clusters, galaxies, dying stars […]

Date: Wednesday, 1st March Time: 7:30 pm Venue: Space Place (formerly Carter Observatory) The Who, What and Why of Variable Stars & Introduction to the WAS Research Astronomy Group Aline […]