Welcome to Kingaroy Observatory
Best stargazing dates are in BOLD as shown each month on right of this page
Greyed-out dates can not be booked as they are over a bright Moon period, which makes viewing of Nebulae, Galaxies etc, more difficult due to moonlight.The brighter the Moon is, the less stars you see.
NOTE on Booking: When you book, it is imperative, you call the Observatory 1 hour out from start time, for a check of weather
Night shows begin at 7pm from March 1 to Sept. 30 and 7.30pm from Oct 1 to Feb 28.
MOBILE PHONES TO BE TURNED OFF when entering the Observatory premises as they will interfere with the GPS and computerised assisted telescopes
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Night shows begin at 7pm March 1 to Sept.30 and 7.30pm Oct 1 to Feb 28.
Bookings close at 4pm on the day of your stargazing night.
Night Show prices. Note: Night shows not suitable for under 5's.
Bookings close at 5pm the day before your chosen date.
Please phone the Observatory 1 hour out from start time for a weather check.
Kingaroy Observatory welcomes group bookings. Our stargazing nights are ideally suited for all ages from 5yrs and above. Schools plannubf visit, should pick a Friday night. Our shows are also suited for Community groups, Bus and Coach tours.
A 25% deposit is required at time of group booking.
Bookings Are Essential
Bookings are Essential. You can phone, or email your booking.
Kingaroy Observatory's Night shows begin (weather permitting) at 7pm between the 1st of March to the 30th of September and 7.30pm from the 1st of October to the 28th of February.
1. Our business is weather dependant, so please, check 1 hour ahead of state time.
2. Night Shows are NOT SUITABLE for under 5 yr olds
3. All prices shown are cash only.