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panoramic view of Mount Stromlo

Due to COVID-19 the Mount Stromlo Observatory site is currently closed to all visitors until further notice. There is no access to the site.

 

Mount Stromlo Observatory is the headquarters of the ANU Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, a world-respected community of researchers exploring the heavens. You can read about the history of the Observatory by clicking here

Members of the public and school groups are welcome to come and explore the Visitor Centre and Heritage trail, and join in with activities such as stargazing or talks - check out the calendar.

See here for more information for visitors. 

You are also invited for a relaxing coffee or lunch taking in the wonderful views from the café. Contact the café on (02) 6125 3634.

For directions to Mount Stromlo Observatory, see here. Click here for how to contact us.