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Great for Gazing

 
Thursday 17 August
 
 
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 $15 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.

 

What People Say About the Experience

It’s so good, I came back! Great to see the difference month-to-month.

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Adam, England

The most informative experience of an unknown world. This has been an absolute eye opener. I am now so interested to learn more.

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