Ballarat Observatory

Ballarat Observatory

Address: Corner Cobden and Magpie Street, Mount Pleasant, Victoria 3350

Phone: 03 5332 7526  

Email: bas@cbl.com.au
Web: observatory.ballarat.net/

Learn about the Ballarat Observatory Cosmos 3D Astrotour theatre! View planets & stars with our modern & historical telescopes.

During the school term, the Ballarat Observatory is open every Friday and Saturday from 6.00pm and bookings are preferred. Reservations can be taken for any night .

For school groups, community groups, and general public, bookings are required for any other times.

Coming soon - a new 3D Movie Telescope. This movie will put you in the front seat and take you on a tour of some of the best telescopes on the Earth and the research that is being undertaken. More information and times soon.

The dedicated team of Demonstrators includes amateur astronomers willing to share their knowledge and love of the night sky, to bring to you the wonder and beauty of the Universe.

Content: Ballaarat Astronomical Society

Facilities

  • Catering

Activities

  • Astronomy
  • Lessons/tutorials

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