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Health Policy

VISITORS   All visitors are to welcome to wear a mask inside and outside.   The Current capacity will be displayed if there are restrictions in place on each room […]

Federation-Adcock Telescope

  In October 1998, the Ballaarat Astronomical Society (BAS) applied for a Commonwealth Grant under the Federation Community Projects Program to construct a new reflecting telescope. It was proposed that […]

What’s in the Sky in March

March 11th Luna Apogee, furthest distance from Earth for the month 10:04hr AEDT 404,268.9km. 12th Luna lowest altitude 27 degrees North. 12th The Large Magellanic Cloud  (LMC) reaches highest altitude […]

What’s in the Sky in February

February 5th Saturn in conjunction with the Sun. 6th Luna lowest altitude 26 degrees North of the Celestial Equator. 11th The Large Magellanic Cloud  (LMC) reaches highest altitude about 9.30pm […]

What’s in the Sky in May

Image: Looking East, 6th May 04:00hrs AEST May 6-7th Eta Aquarid Meteor shower peaks on the afternoon of the 6th at 13:00hrs AEST,  ~50 meteors /hour, travelling at 65.9km/sec.  This […]