Join Us

Membership of Wellington Astronomical Society is open to everyone with an interest in astronomy.

The membership year is from September 1st to August 31st. Joining after March 1st pay half of the full year amount.

There are three types of membership.

  • Ordinary Member, anyone may apply – $50 per year
  • Associate Member, full time student or unwaged – $30 per year
  • Family Membership – $70 per year

The above include our newsletter distributed by email 11 times per year.

If you would like to join the society having seen who we are, please either fill out and submit the Registration Web Form, or you download the PDF WAS Application Form application form.  The application form can be emailed, posted or bring it along to our next regular meeting.  Our postal address is:

The Membership Secretary,
Wellington Astronomical Society,
PO Box 3181,
Wellington 6140

If you want to pay your subs using Direct Deposit or Internet Banking: please use acct no 03-0502-0508656-00.  Remember to use your name or phone number as reference with your direct deposit, so WAS knows who’s paid.  And of course we are happy to accept money by post or at the monthly meeting.