Jupiter and Saturn Conjunction

Jupiter and Saturn are setting earlier now and will disappear from our evening sky by early January. On December 17th a triple conjunction of Saturn, Jupiter and a 2 day old Moon occurs and on the 22nd, Jupiter and Saturn will be in conjunction o.1 degrees apart, the closest for 20 years. Bookings are available […]

Kaleidoscope of Nature Exhibition

Ballarat Observatory 439 Cobden St, Mount Pleasant

We are Celebrating Nature (5th - 30th January 2021) As we slowly come through the Covid19 pandemic and after the 2019-20 Bushfires, we can see that nature can rebound. Who would have thought that while the pandemic raged, the planet was able to take a cleaner breathe than it has for many decades. What we […]

Ballarat International Foto Biennale – 2021

Ballarat Observatory 439 Cobden St, Mount Pleasant

2021 The Observatory is a unique setting to host exhibitions during the BIFB. We love welcoming back  past visitors and look forward to welcoming new visitors to our beautiful heritage listed Observatory. We hope 2021 will be as exciting as our past exhibitors programs. When you visit, book in to view through our telescopes. The  […]

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