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Young observers

February 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEDT

- Free

Young Observers Night at the Observatory

Young Observers Members

For February’s Young Observers, the Constellation of the Month is Taurus. Hovering close to Taurus is the planet, Mars. At this month’s meeting, to be held on Saturday, 25th February, from 7.30 to 9.30 pm, Young Observers will be able to learn many amazing things about the Red Planet. What are the robots crawling and flying around on the surface learning about the planet? How different is this planet from the picture painted in old books like, War of the Worlds” and movies like, “Mars Attacks”? How soon will humans walk on the surface and why is it taking so long? The constellation, Taurus, has many interesting astronomical objects within its boundaries for Young Observers to learn about and, hopefully to look at through the MBO telescopes. We hope to see Young Observers of all ages joining us up at the Observatory.

When booking, choose a role from the drop down box when booking tickets. Select the age group that works for each child.

“Responsible persons” tickets are to allow event coordinators to book in as well.

You will only be allowed onsite if you have a ticket

Please Note: Although you may sign up for this session as late as 4 pm on the day of the event.


February 25
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEDT
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