Melbourne Planetarium

The wonders of astronomy in a comfortable
seat regardless of the time of day—or the weather!

We are Astronomers

Until 31 Dec 2015

at Planetarium
Starlight Tycho to the MoonWe are AstronomersTicket to the Universe


News and views

New worlds to be named by popular vote (and their stars too!)

New worlds to be named by popular vote

Voting ends on Saturday, October 31

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Useful information


Rise and Set Times

Rise and Set Times

Time for the Sun, Moon and five bright planets as seen from Melbourne.

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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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