The Space Place Observatory

Observatories and Planetariums

Stargazing – Moon gazing – Sun gazing.

The Space Place is situated in the scenic town of Julimar in Toodyay, Western Australia. They provide a specialised astronomy experience for all visitors. They are here to teach, inspire and help people grow in their knowledge of space and the night sky is their classroom.

Visitors get to experience the wonders of space! Outside under the clear dark night skies of Julimar you will see the highlights of the universe and be guided by their knowledgeable astronomers and night sky enthusiasts. Viewing the depths of space through their telescopes they will reveal and unlock at least some of the secrets of the universe!

Their astronomers who are on hand to answer your questions will reveal fascinating facts and explain what you are seeing through their telescopes! Just over one hours drive from the bright city lights you’ll experience dark night skies for wondrous views of the stars, planets, galaxies and more. Arrive before the sun goes down and the evening begins and you can meander through their natural Australian bush-land gardens. It is fun for the whole family!


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From AU$55.00

AUD55 Adults (over 16 years); AUD48 Senior; AUD168 Family (two adults and two children six to 16 years). All prices are GST inclusive.

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The Space Place Observatory (formerly Gingin Observatory), Julimar, Western Australia

The Space Place Observatory

Julimar, Toodyay

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