Telescope observing evening for BAS members and their guests. This is not a public observing evening. We will be operating under Queensland Covid-19 restrictions. maximum of 20 participants wide social distancing
Telescope observing evening for BAS members and their guests. This is not a public observing evening.
We will be operating under Queensland Covid-19 restrictions.
- maximum of 20 participants
- wide social distancing telescope setup spacing
- no sharing of equipment without liberal use of sanitiser product on gear and by users
- name and contact details to be provided to the event coordinator on the night.
The site is a privately owned aero modelling field (Calvert Aero Modelling Society – Gratton Field) kindly made available to BAS by the owners. The entrance is off Bourkes Road, West, a few minutes drives west of Rosewood. The property entrance track has a strict speed limit of 20kph, in order to minimise dust and damage to the track surface. This limit is strickly applied – so stick to it! The telescope setup area is on the open grassed field just to the north of the aero club buildings. The site has excellent facilities – toilets, kitchen, refrigerator, kettle, clubhouse lounge area. An attendance fee of $10/telescope is payable on the night.
Event start time is from around sunset.
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24 (Saturday) 5:00 pm - 25 (Sunday) 6:00 am