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FREE : Telescope Learning Day - 24th Febuary 2018, 4PM

Bring your telescopes down to our site for the afternoon and we will help you enjoy the night sky.
We will have the BBQ on and there will be plenty of members there to help you out with any questions.

Star Gazing Live - 23rd May 2018, 7PM

All the details are in the booking portal's home page.


National Science Week - 17th August 2018, 8PM

This year we hope to bring some international guests to the Briars. Stay tuned for more information.


Astrophotography Workshop - 8th September 2018

Come and participate in our popular workshop at the Briars.
Bookings for this event are online only. All previous events have booked out well in advance, so get in early!


Standard Events

Public Viewing Nights

Held on the FIRST FRIDAY of each month at the Briars Visitors Centre, commencing at 8:00PM, these popular events are a great chance to view the Moon, planets like Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn, interesting stars and clusters as well as bright satellite and Space Station passes, all with a wide array of telescopes supplied by our members.

For more information: Click Here.

Members Meeting

The MPAS regularly holds its General Meetings for members and anyone interested in joining the Society, on the THIRD WEDNESDAY of each month, at the Briars commencing at around 8pm. These meetings are an informal way of learning more about the MPAS and it's activities and new members are always welcome. They are usually divided into two sessions separated by a coffee break.