The presentation for the first half will be “The Planet Saturn – Details about this, the most beautiful planet of all in our solar system”.
The break will be followed by equally informative astronomical items.
Weather permitting, the telescopes will be available for viewing. Jupiter is now in the evening sky and is always a favorite object for viewing.
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.
Meetings are held in the Observatory meeting room, Fergusson Park, Tauranga. These are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm. Presentations are given on current astronomical topics. All those interested in astronomy in the Bay of Plenty district are invited to attend.