Friday 29th September 2017 - AstroLight Festival Roundup

8pm Friday 29th September This Friday we will have a report on the recent Astrolight Festival by some of our members who were there, plus the usual discussions and viewing through the telescopes (weather permitting!). Our MBO Outreach Team…

Friday 22nd September 2017 - Dr. Michael Murphy - The Secrets of Quasars

8pm Friday 22nd September we have Dr. Michael Murphy of Swinburne University of Technology as our guest speaker.  He will be talking to us about "The Secrets of Quasars": Spectra of quasars, particularly the absorption lines imprinted…

Friday 15th September 2017 - Cassini Mission Grand Finale

8pm Friday 15th September is our members night in celebration of the end of the NASA Cassini Mission at Saturn. Launched 19 years and 11 months ago the NASA Cassini spacecraft is due to plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn around 9-10pm on…

Child Safety Policy

Mount Burnett Observatory Commitment to Child Safety Mount Burnett Observatory is committed to child safety. We have zero tolerance of any abuse, harm or neglect. We value the diversity of all our members, including gender, sexuality, ability…