Tuesday 23rd August Meeting – The Brightest Stars in the Universe

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This Tuesday, come join us as the society treasurer – Roy Tallon gives the first of several presentations on the brightest stars in the visible universe, specifically all 22 of the type 1 magnitude stars known to science.

Following this presentation will be short video presentations on the James Webb Telescope, leading up to its launch in 2018, and another on Hubble deep field imaging and the most distant objects ever seen.

Admission is $5.00 for visitors (free for members). School age children are free. 12 Month membership is $30.00 for individuals, $40.00 for families, or $10.00 for students.

Fergusson Park Observatory, Matua, Tauranga.

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