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Great for Gazing

 
Wednesday 20 September 2017
 
We are watching cloud and will advise status at about 2pm.
 
 
Attention Star Gazers!
Outback Astronomy is located at 18817 Barrier Highway, on the road to Wilcannia, Cobar, Sydney.
The venue is not open to the public during daytime hours.
Sky show guests should try to arrive 30 minutes before the start of your sky show.
See our location map in "The Experience" section on this website.
Wear five layers of clothing including beanies, scarves, overcoats, gloves, closed in shoes and socks - it's cold April through to November (by October you may peel off a layer or two).
Please bring your own ear phones (standard 3.5mm connector as used in an mp3 player, tablet) or you can purchase ear phones from us.
 
Broken Hill visitors who need a lift - we currently offer pick up and drop off from accommodation for $20 return, per person.
 
If you need transportation to the sky show, just give us a call 0427 055 225 (between 11am and 5pm).
 
Please note this transport service is limited by spaces.
 
When you book online there is an option to purchase your return travel as well as ear phones.

 

What People Say About the Experience

What a wonderful night. The vastness of the starry night spread out above us as Linda informs and entertains, all wrapped up on cold nights in a sleeping bag, whilst being warmed by a thermos of hot chocolate.

Close up views of distant

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Justin, Sydney, attended August 2016

Really interesting and inspiring talk. The sky was beautiful and really clear. Worth coming from such a long way!

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Miguel and Marisa, Ourense, Spain

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