Welcome to the AAS

Founded in 1923 and now with over 600 members, the Auckland Astronomical Society is one of New Zealand's largest

We are based at the Auckland Observatory and provide for all levels of interest and expertise in astronomy. We are committed to educating our members in the science of astronomy and to keeping them up-to-date with current astronomical developments and discoveries.

The Society members provide voluntary support for the Stardome Observatory public programs.


Upcoming Events

Waharau Dark Sky Weekend
Friday 05 Apr, 2019 at 16:00Hrs
Venue: Waharau Regional Park
Speaker/Host: Gavin Logan

A weekend of practical astronomy and dark sky observing from Friday 5th April until Sunday 7th April. ...more

Waharau Dark Sky Weekend
Friday 05 Apr, 2019 at 16:00Hrs
Venue: Waharau Regional Park

A weekend of practical astronomy and dark sky observing from Friday 5th April until Sunday 7th April.

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Astronz M-STX
iOptron SkyTracker Pro Mount
Astronz M-TRI
Astronz Professional Tripod
Astronz M-CEM25
iOptron CEM25P Goto EQ Mount
Astronz P-DOB08
Explore the sky telescope package
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