Discover more about astronomy with a short course held at Sydney Observatory. These courses are suitable for all adults.
This highly engaging introduction to astronomy provides a memorable understanding of the planets, stars and constellations of our night sky.
Popular astronomy educator Dr Paul Payne uses 3D virtual reality media to provide a history of astronomy and an exploration of different types of telescopes – some of which you’ll use to explore the night sky (weather permitting). Paul brings astronomy alive and contextualises the cosmos in a way that isn’t possible with a textbook or Powerpoint presentation.
The 5-week course takes place from 6–8.30pm weekly and the available courses are:
Tuesdays: 4 June, 11 June, 18 June, 25 June, 2 July
Thursdays: 6 June, 13 June, 20 June, 27 June, 4 July
Thursdays: 29 August, 5 September, 12 September, 19 September, 26 September
Click here to view the full course outline.
|MAAS Member Adult||$170|
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