Past events

List of past events.

25
May
2019

Heavens, What a Mess! Understanding and Dealing with the Problem of Space Debris »

2pm 25 May 2019

Join Dr William P. Schonberg for this talk on space debris. William will look at questions such as Where does space debris come from? How much space junk is really out there? And what happens when a spacecraft is hit by a piece of space junk?

10
May
2019

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night »

7pm 10 May 2019

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite the Canberra community to attend our public observing nights of 2019.

04
May
2019

Science at the Movies - Star Wars: the Force Awakens »

7pm 4 May 2019

It’s that time of year again! Time for star-crossed nerds, space cadets and jedi to come together to celebrate Star Wars Day as Mount Stromlo Observatory hosts Science at the Movies. We’ll be screening the Force Awakens followed by an opportunity to ask your most burning questions about the fictional universe.

12
Apr
2019

Mt. Stromlo Public Astronomy Night »

7pm 12 April 2019

Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society invite the Canberra community to attend our public observing nights of 2019.

06
Apr
2019

Mount Stromlo Observatory Site Tour »

9.30am 6 April 2019

Take a walking tour of the Mount Stromlo Observatory and learn about one of Canberra’s oldest sites.

09
Mar
2019

Mount Stromlo Observatory Site Tour »

9.30am 9 March 2019

Take a walking tour of the Mount Stromlo Observatory and learn about one of Canberra’s oldest sites.

08
Mar
2019

International Women's Day 2019: Women in Space »

6pm 8 March 2019

Join us in celebrating the role of women in space this International Women's Day.

16
Feb
2019

The Spin and the Buzz on Neutron Stars - Matthew G. Baring »

2pm 16 February 2019

Joins us as Dr Matthew G. Baring talks about the Spin and the Buzz on Neutron Stars, some of the most powerful compact objects in the Milky Way.

10
Nov
2018

Spooky Stromlo - Adults Only »

10.15pm 10 November 2018

50% ghost tour + 50% haunted house = 100% spooky! Wondering what goes on at Mount Stromlo after dark? Looking for an unusual but spooky Halloween experience? Join us on an adults-only, after-dark Halloween tour of Mount Stromlo.

10
Nov
2018

Spooky Stromlo »

9.30pm 10 November 2018

50% ghost tour + 50% haunted house = 100% spooky! Ever wondered what happens up at Mount Stromlo after hours when the telescopes are packed away and the astronomers have gone home? Looking for an unusual but spooky Halloween experience? Join us on one of our after-dark Halloween tours of Mount Stromlo.

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