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24 March, 2017 - 18:17
Australian Space Agency

Will there be an Australian Space Agency soon?

That’s an ASA, no “N”.

Let’s hope so.

If you are one of Australia’s hot, bright... Read more

20 February, 2017 - 14:06
SpaceX

While most people are fascinated by space, the terminology and status of space missions can seem confusing and become a blur.

For example,... Read more

22 January, 2017 - 13:49
Broken Hill

There are many persons in our lives we admire and look up to.

Here’s one of Outback Astronomy’s favourite souls and he’s also a standout in... Read more

6 January, 2017 - 15:37
Mars

The 100 finalists in the Mars One selection process will be nervous now!

The first several groups of four crew members will be selected... Read more

14 November, 2016 - 16:39
Moon

If you are in Broken Hill tonight and want to view the super moon, keep a watch on the NE horizon from 7.10pm tonight!

The Moon should rise... Read more

2 August, 2016 - 10:28
award

Outback Astronomy, only 28 months young as a tourism enterprise, has won gold in our regional tourism awards.

The Regional New South Wales... Read more

1 June, 2016 - 10:33
ESA

When will Australia join the space race?

Ultimately, there are lots of young people in Australia who see their future careers in space. To... Read more

21 April, 2016 - 16:06
Space Base

Outback Astronomy has a new home and the sign went up today.

Fittingly, the “Space Base”, as it’s been christened, has lots of space for... Read more

14 March, 2016 - 10:44
Mars

Perhaps this is a little known space mission but it’s important for humans exploring our Solar System.

A rocket will depart Baikonur, on... Read more

25 January, 2016 - 16:32
Challenger

Thirty years ago this Thursday the seven people in this image died.
They were on their way to do something important for themselves, their... Read more