Café Astronomy

Are you interested in Astronomical topics?

Want to listen to people taking about things you may never heard before?

Trying to understand what's happening above you?

Listening to the latest news in Space Technology and Planet Exploration?

Have a look at our monthly program and join us on a Saturday Afternoon at 2pm at the Observatory.

It's free - Gold coin donations are welcome.

No Booking required.
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Program for Café Astronomy
Saturday May 22nd 2021
2pm until 3pm

Abstract of the Speech: "Light and Light Pollution"

Light Pollution is the fastest growing pollution on Earth. Although Australia seems to have a “Dark Center” artificial light is growing in cities. Is artificial light harmful for our health? Does it affect nocturnal wildlife? No doubt it does! What can we do to limit light pollution? We will give you a few answers.

Presenter: Karl Georg Scheuter

PMAA Member, MSc Mech Eng, former President of the Swiss Astronomical Society and former President of Swiss Observatory and Planetarium SIRIUS.

Sidewalk Astronomy:
Come along to find out what celestial objects you can see during the day:
the Sun! Venus?