Sidewalk Astronomy

Sidewalk Astronomy is Bendigo's favourite astronomy event and is held every month next to the Discovery Science and Technology Centre, 7 Railway Place (opposite Marketplace)
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Bring the family to see cool astro-stuff through our telescopes, our volunteers will give you a tour of the features of night sky. Small groups welcome.
For More information contact: Brien Blackshaw, Ph 03 5447 7690

September 2018
14 September @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - WILL GO AHEAD TONIGHT.
Our Moon in fine detail, Jupiter and her Moons, Saturn with her beautiful rings, Venus and Mars. And all this for a gold coin donation! Weather Update – 5:00pm: Sidewaqlk Astronomy will go ahead this evening, despite predicitons of increasing cloud and a cool change.

October 2018
19 October @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm (Weather Permitting)
The Moon in detail, Mars the red planet, Saturn with her beautiful rings and a last view of Jupiter for 2018. And all this for a gold coin donation! Weather Update – 6:30pm:

November 2018
16 November @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm (Weather Permitting)
Craters close up on the Moon, a last look at Saturn and her beautiful rings, Mars and illusive Mercury. And all this for a gold coin donation! Update – 7:00pm:

December 2018
14 December @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Weather Permitting)
Craters and mountains on the Moon, Alpha Centauri, Mars, and a late 1st view of the beautiful Orion Nebula. And all this for a gold coin donation! Weather Update – 7:30pm: