NSAS BIG UPDATE!! New Site available, Getting ready for Total Lunar Eclipse, and much more !!

Hi everyone. YES!!! 15th MAY !! The new site is now officially coming online and will be used for a number of society observing events in the coming months. At 3pm today, we will be signing the relevant agreement to make the site available to the society for the first year as part of the…

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March 2021 Monthly Showcase

Hi everyone, There are still a few days left to submit your entries to the March 2021 Monthly Showcase. Remember, the entries can be photos, videos, drawings, articles, anything astronomy related. Please send your entries to me at bpetschel@gmail.com. Please ensure that all images have a maximum size of 1200 pixels on the longest side…

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NSAS – Perseverance, Beginners Night in the Zoom Room, Solar Observing and BBQ at our new Field and Lesa Moore to talk to us about times and clocks!

Hi everyone Well wasn’t that landing of Perseverance quite an amazing thing to watch. It all seemed so routine as it appeared to go like clockwork with no hitches at all. If you missed it here is the full 2.5hour broadcast but you can fast forward to the 1h 30min mark just before it enters…

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NSAS Speaker for February, New Zoom sessions for Beginners, New Members Information Pack and Monthly Showcase inundated

Hi everyone Welcome to 2021 and the start of our General Meeting speaker series. We have a great lineup of speakers for this year covering a range of topics including; Radio astronomy, Space Archeology, the latest research using ASKAP, the Juno mission to Jupiter and quite a number of other interesting topics. We’ve got more…

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January 2021 Monthly Showcase

Hi everyone, There are still a few days left to submit your entries to the January 2021 Monthly Showcase. Remember, the entries can be photos, videos, drawings, articles, anything astronomy related. Please send your entries to me at bpetschel@gmail.com. Please ensure that all images have a maximum size of 1200 pixels on the longest side…

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December 2020 Monthly Showcase

Hi everyone, There are still a few days left to submit your entries to the December 2020 Monthly Showcase. Remember, the entries can be photos, videos, drawings, articles, anything astronomy related. Please send your entries to me at bpetschel@gmail.com. Please ensure that all images have a maximum size of 1200 pixels on the longest side…

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November 2020 Monthly Showcase

Hi everyone, There are still a few days left to submit your entries to the November 2020 Monthly Showcase. Remember, the entries can be photos, videos, drawings, articles, anything astronomy related. Please send your entries to me at bpetschel@gmail.com. Please ensure that all images have a maximum size of 1200 pixels on the longest side…

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