Terms and Conditions

Sydney Observatory Name a Star Sessions

Sydney Observatory Name A Star viewing include a telescope viewing of your star. This is dependent on weather. It is not possible to see the night sky through cloud, however, in this event tours still proceed with a cozy planetarium tour. Please read the conditions below carefully.

  1. Name a Star sessions must be pre-booked and pre-paid at least 2 weeks in advance.

  2. No refunds are offered on pre-paid viewings.

  3. A rain-check is available to patrons who contact the Observatory prior to 12 noon on the day of their tour. This allows the patron to rebook for another night, dependent on availability. Rain-checks last for Name A Star are indefinite with several booking attempts.

  4. Discounts and entertainment vouchers do not apply.

  5. There is no parking at Sydney Observatory. If you have an accessibility pass for an individual or group please call us and we will assist with parking wherever possible.

  6. Refunds will not be offered if the viewing is not possible, your personal circumstance change or you no longer wish to keep the star.

  7. Viewing lasts approximately 15 minutes.

  8. Call (02) 9217 0111 to learn more.