The wonders of astronomy in a comfortableseat regardless of the time of day—or the weather!
12 Feb - 14 Feb 2016
Until 20 Mar 2016
Until 24 Mar 2016
All five bright planets can be seen together for the first time in over 10 years...
Voting ends on Saturday, October 31
Celebrating photos of Pluto.
Tribute to former Premier and supporter of MV.
The shortest total lunar eclipse of the century
NASA's Dawn spacecraft eases into orbit around the dwarf planet Ceres
Answers to common astronomy questions.
A monthly series that provides a guide to the stars and constellations.
View 2016 moon phases or choose another year from the menu at left.
Time for the Sun, Moon and five bright planets as seen from Melbourne.
Years F-2: This package supports F-2 school groups who are studying science in t...
Years 3-4: This package supports Year 3-4 school groups who are studying how the...
Years 5-6: This package will challenge Year 5-6 students' understanding of how E...
Years 1-3: This education excursion package supports Year 1-4 school groups who ...
All five bright planets can be seen together in the sky bef...
The Moon rises in the east due to Earth’s easterly rotation and Maine is 5 hours behind the UK. These website pages will show Moon rise and dates...
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