Welcome To The Perth Observatory
Your Gateway To Your Universe
Thank you for visiting the Perth Observatory Web Site
Western AustraliaвЂ™s oldest observatory is positioned 35 kilometer east of Perth in Bickley. The Observatory has offered WA for over 120 years and stays earnestly active in the service of general public training. In recognition of the clinical, social and historic importance, the Observatory ended up being entered in the stateвЂ™s Heritage Register in 2005. The Observatory is currently run under community partnership agreement amongst the Department of Parks and Wildlife and also the Perth Observatory Volunteer Group.
Winter tours night
Astronomers say the best time for viewing our southern skies is during Winter. Well, this season our volunteers that are passionate the Perth Observatory are selling to brave the cooler climate to demonstrate you planets, as well as the galactic centre moving overhead exposing many deep-sky treasures you canвЂ™t see in summertime. [Read more…]