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Messier Star Party Hamilton

Contact Messier Star Party Hamilton

  • Saturday 9th March — Sunday 10th March 2024
  • 21 Caldows Road, Tarrington, 3301, Australia
  • 0499026567
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Looking for a memorable activity this Labour Day Long Weekend?

Join in for the inaugural Hamilton Messier Star Party! This year, Hamilton is thrilled to bring the renowned Messier Star Party to you, in collaboration with the Southern Grampians Shire Council and the Hamilton Harness Racing Club.

Prepare for an enchanting evening under the stars as you embark on a celestial adventure. Whether you're an experienced astronomer or simply captivated by the mysteries of the cosmos, this event promises to be an unforgettable experience for all ages. From dazzling constellations to elusive nebulae, there's a universe of wonders waiting to be explored.

Key timings for the event are as follows: 14:00 - 16:30 - Solar Viewing, 14:00 - 17:00 - Radio Astronomy, 15:00 - 16:00 - Messier 100 Object Presentation, 18:00 - 19:45 - Raffle Draw/Astro Trivia Quiz/Bingo, 20:30 - 21:15 - What’s Up In The Sky Tonight, 21:30 - 23:00 - Supper, 21:00 - Till Late - Visual Observing.

You must book one ticket per person.

They recommend bringing along a chair as seating on site is limited, Additionally, as the event is being held remotely they also recommend you bring along food and drink. Please dress for the occasion.


March 2024

  • Saturday 9th
  • Sunday 10th