Past events

List of past events.

07
Oct
2020

World Space Week: Space School »

10am 7 October 2020

World Space Week is coming up, and what better way for kids to celebrate than with Space School!

25
Sep
2020

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night Online »

7pm 25 September 2020

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite the Canberra community to attend our public observing nights of 2020. We hope for this event to be in person but will advise closer to the date.

21
Aug
2020

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night Online »

7pm 21 August 2020

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite the Canberra community to attend our public observing night for National Science Week. We hope for this event to be in person but will advise closer to the date.

21
Aug
2020

Clone of Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night Online »

7pm 21 August 2020

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite the Canberra community to attend our public observing night for National Science Week. We hope for this event to be in person but will advise closer to the date.

06
Aug
2020

Online talk: Star Clusters: What's the Big Deal? »

4pm 6 August 2020

In this talk, Wei Shen will discuss what star clusters are, where they are normally located, and what they can be used for in astronomy research!

17
Jul
2020

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night Online »

7pm 17 July 2020

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite you to (virtually) attend our public observing nights of 2020.

02
Jul
2020

Online talk: Life Story of a Galaxy »

4pm 2 July 2020

We know that galaxies contain lots and lots of stars. But what came first? Stars or galaxies? Do galaxies ever grow old? In this talk we will discuss a galaxy's lifetime - how they are born, how they grow and make stars, and how they fight, merge, or eat other galaxies.

26
Jun
2020

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night Online »

7pm 26 June 2020

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite you to (virtually) attend our public observing nights of 2020.

25
Jun
2020

Online talk: Constellation Storytime: the Southern Cross, the Emu In The Sky, and the Jewel Box »

5pm 25 June 2020

All about the Southern Cross, the Emu In The Sky, and the Jewel Box. Learn about these constellations, where the stories came from, the different stars that make them up, and how to find them in the night sky - no telescopes needed!

12
Jun
2020

Online talk: Are We Alone in the Universe? »

7pm 12 June 2020

Charley will present the results of a worldwide survey asking people "Are We Alone?". He will try to figure out if this question makes any sense...and discuss what the words "we" and "alone" mean.

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