Calendar

Jul
18
Thu
Introductory Group @ Duffield Lecture Theatre
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

John Morland will enlighten us all about the search for the Solar System’s mysterious missing planet “Vulcan”… and how Einstein got involved in the debate.

CAS Monthly Meeting @ Duffield Lecture Theatre, Mt. Stromlo
Jul 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

The speaker is Tarik Errabih, a CAS member.
The title is “Behind the Amazing Images: the Remarkable Engineering of Space Telescopes”.

Aug
3
Sat
Deep Sky Night – North Side @ Northside
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Ring or email Richard McDonald by the previous Friday to let him know you’re coming (if no-one responds the DSN will be called off).
The watch the CAS Email List for a map and weather updates to see if it goes ahead.

We no longer share telescopes. If a number of people come with a telescope (family, etc.) then they can share, however, other members cannot come and look through anyone else’s. This is due to COVID-19 being transmissible through the eyes.

Aug
10
Sat
Observatory Night @ Mt Stromlo
Aug 10 @ 7:25 pm – 11:59 pm

We are planning an observing session at Mount Stromlo – bring a telescope and enjoy the night! Details are in the journal but watch for emails in the event of Covid restrictions preventing this from going ahead.

Aug
15
Thu
Introductory Group @ Duffield Lecture Theatre
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The planned content for this month’s Introductory Group will be announced closer to the date.

CAS Monthly Meeting @ Duffield Lecture Theatre, Mt. Stromlo
Aug 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

This month’s presentation topic will be announced closer to the date.

Aug
31
Sat
Deep Sky Night – Mt Stromlo @ Mt Stromlo
Aug 31 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Ring or email Richard McDonald by the previous Friday to let him know you’re coming (if no-one responds the DSN will be called off).
The watch the CAS Email List for a map and weather updates to see if it goes ahead.

We no longer share telescopes. If a number of people come with a telescope (family, etc.) then they can share, however, other members cannot come and look through anyone else’s. This is due to COVID-19 being transmissible through the eyes.

Sep
7
Sat
Observatory Night @ Mt Stromlo
Sep 7 @ 7:25 pm – 11:59 pm

We are planning an observing session at Mount Stromlo – bring a telescope and enjoy the night! Details are in the journal but watch for emails in the event of Covid restrictions preventing this from going ahead.

Sep
19
Thu
Introductory Group @ Duffield Lecture Theatre
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The planned content for this month’s Introductory Group will be announced closer to the date.

CAS Annual General Meeting @ Duffield Lecture Theatre, Mt. Stromlo
Sep 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Please come along to our AGM. Hear the reports from the outgoing committee, and vote for the new CAS committee.