29th June – 10th July
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.
Saturday 10th July only 9-11pm is a later session to take a peek look at Saturn and Jupiter during a New Moon. They are both rising earlier now as they head towards opposition, their closest approach to Earth in August, Saturn 2nd August, Jupiter 20th August.
Looking for something to do in the holidays? The Observatory will run our Nerdy Science Activities through the School holidays. Astronomy activities for children. Learn about different types of telescopes, rocket launching and more. Astronomy Movies. Viewing at the telescopes.