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Alice Springs Astronomy Tours / Highlights : 4 Planets & the Moon (waxing g...

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Earth Sanctuary World Nature Center

Colonel Rose Drive, Alice Springs

Alice Springs, NT 0870

Australia

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Book your Alice Springs space adventure now!


Tonights Highlights:

  • Constellations: Scorpio, Sagittarius, Libra, Virgo, Leo, Libra, Cancer, Gemini
  • Milkyway, Southern Cross
  • Planets: Setting Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, Mars

Stargazing in the heart of the Australian outback is an experience not to be missed. Thousands of kilometers away from city lights the clear night skies will leave you speechless. Look up and be amazed at a blanket of sparkling stars, too many to count! The Moon, planets, constellations, satelites, meteors and our awe inspiring Milky Way Galaxy. Earth Sanctuary's star guides will take you on a captivating space adventure in this award winning astronomy tour. Suitable for all ages in a fun and insightful way.


Astronomy Tour Includes:

  • Courtesy bus transfers to / from Alice Springs (self-drive available)
  • Visit Earth Sanctuary Space Observatory
  • Experienced star-guide with laser light pointer
  • Didgeridoo Welcome
  • Look through a telescope
  • Licensed Bar available (cash or card)


Additional Insights

As the Earth moves around the Sun, the night sky changes gradually each night. This means there are always new and interesting facts to reveal about:

  • The Moon
  • Local Planets
  • Constellations
  • The Southern Cross
  • The Zodiac
  • Indigenous stories of creation
  • UFO's & Life in the Universe




Earth Sanctuary Astronomy Guides

With almost 20 years field experience under the spectacular skies of Central Australia, Earth Sanctuary's guides are skilled communicaters in astronomy. We continue to make complex scientific concepts fun and easy to grasp whilst providing holistic views on the significance of the night sky to different cultures throughout history.




Planning for your Astronomy Tour

All astronomy tours are weather dependent. When potential weather issues arise, Earth Sanctuary will continue to update you with weather reports. This may involve updates up until 5pm on the day. Where visibility is poor, this can result in a tour cancellation and a subsequent refund be provided.




What to wear?

  • Closed foot wear.
  • Winter nights are very cold so dress for warmth, i.e.: beanie, scarf and gloves.
  • Summer nights are very warm so dress for comfort.


We look forward to seeing you under the stars at Earth Sanctuary

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Earth Sanctuary World Nature Center

Colonel Rose Drive, Alice Springs

Alice Springs, NT 0870

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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