Team Turbo Safari - Observatory Sundowner

Come to the Observatory for a unique Sundowner with telescope viewing and help Team Turbo Safari raise funds for the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

The evening starts with a welcome drink and canapes on arrival with a chance to browse the Observatory Museum.  After a short presentation about the Outback Air Race join a special guided tour of the two historical domes at the Observatory, the Astrograph Dome and The Lowell Dome.​

There is even a chance to observe the planet Venus at Sunset.​

As dusk falls three of the Observatories telescopes will be available for viewing of deep space objects followed by a light supper and drinks.  The telescopes will continue to be available for more viewing of deep space objects during and after the supper.​

The evening finishes with another opportunity to browse the museum or to purchase gifts in the Astro shop.​

First night completed... One Night remaining.... Thursday 15 February.......  $60 per person, all proceeds to Royal Flying Doctor Service.........​

Programme of Events:-​

                                    5:45—6:15pm       Arrive at Perth Observatory

                                    6:15pm                  Evening Commences

                                    6:30pm                  Guided tour historical domes at sunset

                                    7:30pm                  Evening night sky viewing* of stars and deep space objects through multiple telescopes commences                                                                                                                  

                                    8:00pm                  Light Supper served, night sky viewing* continues

                                    9:30pm                  Night sky viewing* concludes

                                    9:30—10:00pm    Last chance to view museum

*If weather prevents the use of telescopes an alternative programme will be offered.