Friday 29th January 2016 - Past and (possible) Future 9th Planets

Friday 8pm is our next members night, this week we have a double bill of two of our members, Jacquie Milner & Chris Samuel, each talking for 30 minutes about the past and (possible) future 9th planets. Jacquie will be talking about Pluto…

MBO member Jacquie Milner co-author on Pluto occultation paper!

Back in June 2015 our member Jacquie Milner spoke to MBO about "An Introduction to Observing Occultations" and in that presentation mentioned that she was participating in a ground based campaign to observe the occultation of a star by Pluto…

Saturday 16th January 2016 - Young Observers

Hi all, I hope everybody has had a great Christmas and New Year!  This is a quick email to inform families of the new timing of the Junior Meetings.  The first of the year will be on the 16th January and we will start at 7pm.  Following…

Friday 15th January 2015 - Cam Wylie - Milroy Observatory 40 inch Telescope

8pm this Friday we are lucky to have have Cam Wylie, the Astronomer in Charge of the Milroy Observatory at Coonabarabran, NSW, as our guest speaker. Synopsis: A talk about the Milroy Observatory 40 inch telescope; its history, its past…