May Observing Evening

Date: Every Friday in May (weather permitting)
Time: 7:00pm,
Venue: Tawa College

No official Society Observing Evening this month due to our participation in the Space & Science Festival., but do come along on Fridays to the WAS Tawa Observatory 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 Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC). Jupiter is visible while Saturn rises around 8pm.

Learn how to use the telescope and how to find these objects in the night sky.