Regular Stargazing

Our regular monthly starparty

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: 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: Saturday 4th March Time: 7:00 pm Venue: Tawa College Come along and see the many won-derful objects, star clusters, galaxies, dying stars and nebulae around and near the Southern […]

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 […]

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: […]