Dubbo Observatory

Observatories and Planetariums

At the Dubbo Observatory you can view the planets, stars and galaxies through telescopes at night including the new large 17 inch telescope.

Be informed and entertained with the 75 minute program that commences with a presentation by local astronomer, Peter Starr, then venture out into the night sky and view the stars through the telescopes.

Astro-photography is also available with your own Canon or Nikon SLR cameras. A gift shop is available where you can purchase astronomy books and gifts.

Take astro-photographs online from home using their new 17 inch telescope.

Facilities

Carpark Coach Parking Non Smoking Shop / Gift Shop

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available

Membership

Visitor Information Centre

Rates

From AU$33.00

Night Sky and Telescope Viewing Tour: AUD33 + small ticket fee

Astrophotography Tour: AUD165 Take photos for 2 hours through the telescope with your DSLR.

Premium Tour: AUD110 per person.

Trading Times

Check In: 7:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 pm

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