Introduction to Astronomy October 2022

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

Relativity – The Layman’s Guide Part 2: General Relativity & Gravity Guest Speaker: Nick Odom Relativity and Newton’s law of gravity are mathematically incompatible. Einstein realized that the local effects […]

Northern Star Party – Dark Sky Weekend

Waharau Regional Park 1748 East Coast Rd, Orere Point, Whakatiwai

We are excited to announce the dates for the Northern Star Party, 2022, held at Waharau Regional Park and hosted by the Auckland Astronomical Society.   We are holding the event […]

2022 Burbidge Dinner

Ellerslie Events Center

The annual dinner for the Auckland Astronomical Society that includes the prizegiving for the New Zealand Astrophotography Competition and the Beaumont Prize for written contributions to the AAS Journal. This […]