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Moon Rock Aboriginal Site

October 26, 2016

Moon Rock Aboriginal site shows a long association with astronomy and Dreamtime stories…

The Leviathan

September 15, 2016

‘The Leviathan’, it may sound like a name for a large-ish telescope given by an over enthusiastic astronomer but it’s not…

Searching for new “Earths”

July 26, 2016

Sydney City Skywatchers, August 2016: Dr Rob Wittenmyer and Australia’s lead in searching for exoplanets like Earth

June 2016 night sky guide podcast, transcript and sky chart

June 1, 2016

To help you learn about the southern night sky, Sydney Observatory provides an audio guide/podcast, transcript of that audio, and a sky map or chart each month. This month's guide is presented by Geoffrey Wyatt, Sydney Observatory's Education Program Producer.