Committee Meetings & Outreach

Committee Meetings 2021

Our committee is elected and meets once a month (except December) at Sydney Observatory.

 

All members are invited to contribute ideas and send the committee any matters of opportunity or concern by emailing the secretary 24 hours before the meeting date.

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Monday 21st June 2021

Monday 19th July 2021

Monday 16th August 2021

Monday 20th September 2021

Monday 18th October 2020

Monday 15th November 2020

No meeting December

Outreach 2021

We participate in outreach to encourage others to be active in amateur observing. We have a portable telescope for use by members and encourage members to bring their own telescopes. If you want to join us in an outreach program it is essential to be a member for insurance purposes. If it is a family event you must have a valid Working with Children check.

 

In 2021 the following outreach is planned. Contact our Secretary  to get involved, use your telescope or get help using your telescope:  

  • Sunday 14 February Centennial Park.A very successful evening.

  • Friday 26 May Total Lunar Eclipse at Sydney Observatory - a great night was had by all! .

  • Saturday 19 June - Winter Solstice and Lindesay in the Darling Point. Read the report.

  • Science Week in Centennial Park for the Music and the Stars - date TBC between 14-22 August 2021

  • Friday 19 November - Partial Lunar Eclipse

Telescope Viewing nights 2021

Members are invited to bring their telescopes or enjoy using the Sydney City Skywatchers telescope throughout the year. This is an opportunity to learn from each other, view the Moon, stars, planets and nebulae and take photographs.

Planned telescope nights sometimes occur after the presentation so lookout on the Events Page for details:

Monday 5 July - (NOW ON_LINE) Due to Covid 19 lockdown our dedicated telescope viewing night at Sydney Observatory has been postponed.

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