Melbourne Planetarium

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seat regardless of the time of day—or the weather!


Until 26 Jan 2016

at Planetarium
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News and views

Dawn reaches Ceres

Dawn reaches Ceres

NASA's Dawn spacecraft eases into orbit around the dwarf planet Ceres

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Useful information


Moon Phases

Moon Phases

View 2015 moon phases or choose another year from the menu at left.

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Programs & resources

Earth in Space

Earth in Space

Years 3-4: This package supports Year 3-4 school groups who are studying how the...

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Skynotes December 2015

Skynotes December 2015

Month Highlights Mercury is the only planet to be found in the evening sky, ...

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