Book review: "Cosmic Symmetry Shattered" by Michael D. Lemonick

MBO has an extensive library which is available to members and one member, Martin Mebalds, has kindly taken the time to review another title that he has been reading. Cosmic symmetry shattered by Nicholas Mee - review by Martin Mebalds…

Saturday 25th December 2017 - Deep Sky Observing

Dear enthusiastic Deep-Sky Observers, Are you interested in brilliant Galaxies, gargantuan Star Clusters and gorgeous Nebulae? Then please join myself and the greatly knowledgeable Lachlan Wiltshire for a monthly night of Deep-Sky Observing! …

Friday 17th February 2017 - "Seeing Stars" Exhibition Presentation

Friday 8pm we have our next members night, all about the recent "Seeing Stars" Exhibition at Yarra Ranges Regional Museum: This Friday night we are being visited by Lynette from Yarra Ranges Regional Museum. She is returning the photos from…

MBO "Seeing Stars" Astrophotography Exhibition "Peoples Choice" award winners!

The Yarra Ranges Regional Museum has announced on Twitter the "Peoples Choice" award winners from the our recent "Seeing Stars" astrophotography exhibition. Congratulations to Neil Creek and Logan Nicholson for winning the poll of over 500 voters!…

Saturday 4th February 2017 - Young Observers

After all the clear nights we've had recently it would start to cloud up for us on a meeting night!  But the Young Observers persisted and both groups got to view the Moon.  The earlier Novae group viewed it with the Sun still up but the…