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Next Observing Night
Public Night: Observing Night
Lunar and Planetary Night - See the Moon, Jupiter and Saturn
from 7:30 pm, Friday 4 October
At Morwell Band Room, Cnr Chapel and Elgin Streets
LVAS runs members' observing nights around new moon, most months of the year (months other than those with a public observing night).
These nights are primarily for members, and many are held at private locations which are not advertised to the general public. Any nights that are held in public locations are advertised in the calendar, and vistors are welcome to attend these nights.
Keeping the observing site dark
Darkness is CRITICAL for serious observing, because often the objects we are looking at are very dim. Any light other than dim red torches will RUIN other peoples enjoyment of the night. Please follow the rules below strictly: