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Macquarie University Astronomy Open Night

September 17 @ 5:00 pm - September 19 @ 10:00 pm
A perfect opportunity for home educating families – an interactive astronomy experience.

Saturday, 17 September 2022 from 5-10pm Wallumattagal campus

Balaclava Road
Macquarie University NSW 2109

The entire family is welcome to participate in an evening that will entertain and educate, stimulating the most inquisitive of minds , young and old.
Physics Magic Shows, immersive Planetarium sessions, and more, alongside a series of mini lectures from Macquarie academics and experts.
Drive an interactive robot with FIRST Robotics and observe the stars and planets in the Telescope Park.
Kids’ Space – a fun-packed area set-up with interesting, informative mini experiments and scientific activities for the little ones.
Laser Guide Star, a powerful tool used by astronomers to see the Universe more clearly.
Exhibition Hall, full of fun and exciting stalls from the local astronomical community, where you can chat about astronomy, science and much more!
Astronomy Open Night will go ahead rain, hail or shine.
Tickets are limited and only available until sold out so don’t delay. No ticket sales available on the night.

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