Arkaroola Astronomical Observatory

Price from $60
Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, 2948 Arkaroola Road, Arkaroola Village, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, 5701
09 Apr 2021 - 02 Oct 2021
Monday to Sunday: 20:00 - 22:00
03 Oct 2021 - 31 Mar 2022
Monday to Sunday: 21:00 - 23:00
8648 4848
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Arkaroola is one of the best places in the Southern Hemisphere to gaze at the heavens as the area has very stable air conditions and up to 300 clear nights per year. Arkaroola Astronomical Observatory provides you with a rare opportunity to explore the cosmos in either one of two eye-to-telescope astronomical observatories and our .

Under the expert tuition of Arkaroola's guides, this tour makes for the type of intergalactic experience that is not normally available to anyone but astronomers and scientists. You'll find some of the best astronomical viewing conditions in the southern hemisphere - our night skies are free of atmospheric and light pollution to provide you with a truly unforgettable experience.

Four professionally equipped observatories are available for tours and you're encouraged to bring your own equipment.

Bookings tentatively every night throughout the year, subject to suitable viewing/weather conditions. There are various time limitations on tours due to the weather.



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