AAS Meteor Cameras

The AAS recently purchased two meteor cameras. They have been installed at the Kumeu Observatory site, with one camera facing roughly South East and the other North West. The cameras […]

AAS Return to the Stardome

The roof replacement and display upgrades to the Auckland Stardome Observatory and Planetarium are nearing completion. Normal Stardome operations will recommence on Monday 19th June. The AAS meetings at Stardome […]

2023 RASNZ Conference

The Auckland Astronomical Society are hosting the 2023 RASNZ Conference over Queen’s Birthday Weekend. Conference Information can be found at the RASNZ website RASNZ Conference 2023

Kumeu Observatory

And the crowning achievement of Kumeu Observatory so far was the detection of OGLE-2019-BLG-0960 Lb the smallest mass-ratio microlensing planet found to date.The microlensing alert on OGLE-2019-BLG-0960 had been called […]