Other Events

Other astronomical events

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: 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: Thursday 9th March Time: 7:00pm, Venue: Hutt International Boys School Astronomy Club Night. A short presentation and observing the night sky.

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 […]

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 […]