Monthly Meeting November

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

Music and Astronomy.   We will talk about mathematical and psycho-physical foundations of music; what makes it beautiful -- tones, octaves, intervals, consonances, and cords; about types of musical instruments, […]

Northern Star Party 2020 – Instructions and Programme- Sold Out

Waharau Regional Park 1748 East Coast Rd, Orere Point

Dark Sky Weekend _ Northern Star Party -  Instructions for attendees and Programme.   This event is Sold Out. Waharau Outdoor Education Centre Waharau Regional Park 1748 E Coast Rd, Orere […]

Astrophotography Group November

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

Tony Cooper will be giving a talk/demo on how to build a DIY Motorised Focuser for $25- Reasons for using a motorised focuser - Parts list - Stepper motors - […]

Film Night November – Mars Habitat

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

Mars Habitat - a series of shorter films about the latest developments and ideas about manned travel to Mars.

Introduction to Astronomy December 2020 Quiz

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

Auckland Astronomical Society Fun Christmas Quiz Night! It's that time when we reflect on the topics covered over the past year and do some revision in the form of a […]

Monthly Meeting December –

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

This month two University of Auckland PHD students will tell us about their research, Observing Transients in Simulated Universes with Max Briel and Gravitational Waves with Petra Tang Observing Transients […]

Practical Astronomy – The Summer Night Sky

Stardome Observatory 670 Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

This will be one of our planetarium sessions where we will review the Summer night sky. If the weather is clear we will follow up with observing the great conjunction […]