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Latest BAS News

Wednesday 26th Feb – Speaker Evening

In the Piazzi Smyth Resource room this evening, we have James Hough coming to talk to BAS about Astronomy……

Observing 5th February

Provided it is clear we will be opening the observatory from 7:30-9:00pm for general observing. Check the Twitter feed……

Saturday 1st February Observing

Provided it is clear we will open the observatory from 6-7:30pm for views of the Moon, Venus and various……


Latest BAS Images

Latest images from BAS members

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

  • Mercury Transit Animation 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

    Mercury Transit Animation 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle