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Night Visit

Night Visit

Stargazing at world class facility, new telescopes and dark skies. Cafe is open. MEAL BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Menu choices are on the next page. Please choose at time of booking.

Public night stargazing visits are held regardless of the weather. If viewing through the scopes is not possible, due to inclement weather, a fun and informative session will be held in the GDC Theatre and the Cosmology Gallery. 


The Gravity Cafe will be open until half an hour before your session starts and dinner bookings are essential. Menu available on website under Cafe

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $30.00

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Aboriginal Astronomy Night × × × × × × Book Now 41 Available
Aboriginal Astronomy Night

Aboriginal Astronomy Night

Stargazing at world class facility, new telescopes and dark skies. Cafe is open. MEAL BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Menu choices are on the next page. Please choose at time of booking.

Public night stargazing visits are held regardless of the weather. If viewing through the scopes is not possible, due to inclement weather, a fun and informative session will be held in the GDC Theatre and the Cosmology Gallery. Cancellations are permitted as long as we are notified 24 hours prior to a booked session. Refunds are permissible or alternatively a gift voucher can be issued to the value of the original booking and are valid for use within three months.

The Gravity Centre Discovery Centre will be open until the stargazing session starts. 


The Gravity Cafe will be open until 7pm on Friday nights, and 6.30pm on Saturday

Bookings for the Cafe are essential

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $30.00

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Lunar Eclipse (perigee syzygy) × × × × × × ×
Lunar Eclipse (perigee syzygy)

Lunar Eclipse (perigee syzygy)

Lunar Eclipse 26th May

Climb the tower with our astronomers to watch the moon rise, followed by eclipse observation and photography in our observatory.

  • Duration : 240 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $48.00

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Astronomia Photographica × × × × × × ×
Astronomia Photographica

Astronomia Photographica

An introduction to Astrophotography

Astronomia Photographica is a four week course on introductory Astrophotography.

It is designed to help assist the beginner understand how to successful


  • Understand and utilise the Capabilities of their Camera 

  • How to set up their camera

  • Understand how to compensate for the Earth’s rotation during long exposure imaging

  • How to “stack” multiple images increasing the Signal to Noise ratio

  • Process their images using processing software free off the internet

It will also teach the student Three types of Astrophotography:


  • Astro Scape Imaging (Land and Sky combined)

  • Wide Field Imaging (Multiple, Tracked Images of the Milky Way and
    Constellations).

  • Deep Sky Imaging (Multiple, Tracked Images of Deep Sky Targets such as Star
    Clusters, Nebulae and Galaxies).


  • Duration : 480 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $30.00

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Night Visit (Late Session) × × × × × × ×
Night Visit (Late Session)

Night Visit (Late Session)

Stargazing at world class facility, new telescopes and dark skies. Cafe is open. MEAL BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Menu choices are on the next page. Please choose at time of booking.

Public night stargazing visits are held regardless of the weather. If viewing through the scopes is not possible, due to inclement weather, a fun and informative session will be held in the GDC Theatre and the Cosmology Gallery. 


The Gravity Cafe will be open until half an hour before your session starts and dinner bookings are essential. Menu available on website under Cafe

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $30.00

Enter Number of Participants *

Choose a Time *