Yandanooka Stargazing Night
Join us for a guided laser tour of the night sky and enjoy stunning views of expansive nebulae and sparkling clusters of stars. Learn all about the rich lore of the constellations and try out our new photography pad and giant interactive planisphere!
With an awesome interactive game to earn ‘future astronomer’ prize packs, it’s fun for the whole family!
6:15 PM – 7:00 PM – Light Pollution and Eclipses
7:00 PM – 8:45 PM – Stargazing
Location – Yandanooka Hall. Railway Street (off Yandanooka North-East Rd), Yandanooka, WA.
What to Bring – Chairs, rugs, picnics, drinks, torches, warm clothes, fly net and insect repellent. If you have binoculars or your own telescope, bring them along. If you don’t that’s okay – there will be telescopes set up to share.
Bookings – Please RSVP to the Shire of Mingenew:
This event is free to attend and will go ahead in rain, hail or shine.
This event is supported by Astrotourism WA
See what’s on and where to stay! Visit our Stargazing Season page and make Mingenew the middle of your universe!
Interested in doing a tour of the Mingenew Satellite Laser Ranging Facility ahead of the evening’s stargazing? Click here for details.