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Macquarie University Astronomy Open Night 2023

Take a guided tour at the telescope park, watch immersive projections of the universe and catch talks from intergalactic experts.
By Ben Hansen
September 05, 2023
By Ben Hansen
September 05, 2023

Macquarie University's annual astronomy night is returning at the uni's North Ryde campus on Saturday, September 23. The night will kick off at 5pm and will feature various intergalactic activities that will engage and entertain space aficionados of all ages.

A tonne of fun and exciting activations will take place throughout the event. You can head to the physics magic show that will be wowing audiences with clever scientific tricks, a telescope park where you can take a guided tour of the stars, a range of talks from Macquarie University academics and experts, and a robotics room where you can even drive an interactive robot. Plus, the planetarium will be in full swing, showing immersive peaks into the expanses of the universe.

With the number of amateur astronomers in Sydney, pre-purchasing tickets is a must. Passes for the event are available for $40 for adults, $25 for concession card holders and $23 for kids.

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