Practical Astronomy – Names and Catalogues

Online

This talk will discuss Astronomical nomenclature, the common catalogues of stars and deep sky objects used by amateur astronomers and the information to be found in them. If the sky […]

Introduction to Astronomy March 2021

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

What is Dark Matter? The Evidence, the Candidates and the Search If you are interested in how the Universe appears and behaves on large scales, you will enjoy this essential […]

Astro Photography Group March

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

First images in NINA with a DSLR and ASCOM mount Speaker/Host: Shaun Fletcher For this months meeting I will first of all be awarding the prize for the best image […]

Practical Astronomy

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

The Autumn Night Sky. With the return to level 1, we resume meetings at the Stardome. This will be one of our seasonal Night Sky reviews in the Planetarium. If […]

March Film Night – Solar Superstorms

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

This documentary is about the turbulent nature of solar activity, how superstorms (coronal mass ejection) that occur on the sun have impacted Earth in the past, and what threat they […]

Introduction to Astronomy April 2021

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

What is Dark Matter? The Evidence, the Candidates & the Search If you are interested in how the Universe appears and behaves on large scales, you will enjoy this essential […]

Northern Star Party – Waharau Regional Park – Event Sold Out!

Waharau Regional Park 1748 East Coast Rd, Orere Point

Sorry, this event is now sold out- can put people on waitlist to replace any cancellations. Northern Star Party (Dark Sky Weekend) at Waharau Regional Park. – April 9th to […]

Young Astronomers April

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

The Young Astronomers Group for Junior members discusses current topics in space exploration and astronomy.

Monthly Meeting April

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

With Rolf Wahl Olsen. My talk will be about latest images and achievements in the last two years, including the first amateur image of light echoes of Supernova 1987A and […]