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May 2019

May Young Observers

May 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
Mount Burnett Observatory, 420 Paternoster rd
Mount Burnett, Victoria Australia
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It's May the 4th, so you know what that means - May the Force be with you! We'll have a Star Wars themed night learning about distances in space and discovering exoplanets - planets around other stars. Dress up if you like (but don't feel that you have to) and come and find out how far a parsec really is. And it will be dark enough to get the telescopes out with the bonus of Jupiter finally being above the…

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June 2019

June Young Observers 2019

June 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
Mount Burnett Observatory, 420 Paternoster rd
Mount Burnett, Victoria Australia
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For members only.

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July 2019

July Young Observers 2019

July 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
Mount Burnett Observatory, 420 Paternoster rd
Mount Burnett, Victoria Australia
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It's the 50th Anniversary of the first men walking on the Moon this month, so we're going to find out what it was like to travel to the Moon and back in 1969.

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August 2019

August Young Observers 2019

August 3, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEST

Young Observers is exclusive to Members Only. Please bring a plate of food along to share. Remember to dress appropriately for the cooler temperatures at night on the mountain and for the older Supernovae group a small red torch for outside work at the telescope is recommended if the weather is clear. Split times apply, so for the juniors (Novae, ages 4-9/10) we will start at 6:30pm - 7:15pm). The older juniors (Supernovae, ages 9/10-16) will run from 7:45pm -…

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September 2019

September Young Observers 2019

September 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEST

Young Observers is exclusive to Members Only. Please bring a plate of food along to share. Remember to dress appropriately for the cooler temperatures at night on the mountain and for the older Supernovae group a small red torch for outside work at the telescope is recommended if the weather is clear. Split times apply, so for the juniors (Novae, ages 4-9/10) we will start at 6:30pm - 7:15pm). The older juniors (Supernovae, ages 9/10-16) will run from 7:45pm -…

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October 2019

October Young Observers 2019

October 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEST

Young Observers is exclusive to Members Only. Please bring a plate of food along to share. Remember to dress appropriately for the cooler temperatures at night on the mountain and for the older Supernovae group a small red torch for outside work at the telescope is recommended if the weather is clear. Split times apply, so for the juniors (Novae, ages 4-9/10) we will start at 6:30pm - 7:15pm). The older juniors (Supernovae, ages 9/10-16) will run from 7:45pm -…

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November 2019

November Young Observers 2019

November 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT

Young Observers is exclusive to Members Only. Please bring a plate of food along to share. Remember to dress appropriately for the cooler temperatures at night on the mountain and for the older Supernovae group a small red torch for outside work at the telescope is recommended if the weather is clear. Split times apply, so for the juniors (Novae, ages 4-9/10) we will start at 6:30pm - 7:15pm). The older juniors (Supernovae, ages 9/10-16) will run from 7:45pm -…

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December 2019

December Young Observers 2019

December 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT

This will be our last meeting of the year and our end of year party. There is no meeting in January. Young Observers is exclusive to Members Only. Please bring a plate of food along to share. Remember to dress appropriately for the cooler temperatures at night on the mountain and for the older Supernovae group a small red torch for outside work at the telescope is recommended if the weather is clear. Hope to see you there! Jacquie and…

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February 2020

Young Observers – moved to 15th February

February 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT

This event is now to be held on the 15th of February due to poor weather.

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Young Observers – February

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT

The first Young Observers session will be held on the 15th of February. New members and those aged 5-10 are encouraged to come to the first session from 6:30 to 7:15. Older and more experienced young observers come to the second session from 7:45 to 9pm. If you have any questions regarding times please email info@mbo.org.au. Bring a plate to share, your copy of the Top 100 Viewing Challenge and your observing log book. see you then!      …

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