Meetings are held on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm (February through December).
Presentations are given on current astronomical topics and we hold telescope viewings, weather permitting.
Please follow this link on how to get to the Tauranga Astronomical Society.
All children are FREE. Adults $5.
Become a member: Adults $30, Family $40, Students $10.
Posted on: March, 24th, 2019 | in
Astrophotography, Meetings, Telescopes
The featured image is an amateur image of the Orion Nebula taken with a Sony Alpha A6300 camera. (Source: Wikipedia) Our next meeting is this Tuesday 26th March The Program – Daniel Evans will present an address about SpaceX. SpaceX is a private company that designs and launches spacecraft. […] Read more»
Posted on: March, 9th, 2019 | in
Earth, Meetings, Observatory
The featured image is the easily seen Orion Constellation (Source: www.star-registration.com) Our next meeting is this Tuesday 12th March Our last meeting was well attended for an address by Keith Forrest, one of our members, who gave us a splendid address about his observatory that he designed and […] Read more»
Posted on: February, 22nd, 2019 | in
Astrophotography, Meetings, Observatory
The featured image is the Hubble Space Telescope ~ Our next meeting is this Tuesday 26th February Program – Member Keith Forrest will address us about his observatory that he designed and built. Not to be missed ! Another member David Greig has produced a video of the International […] Read more»