Macarthur Astronomical Society
G'day From New South Wales, Australia
We are amateur astronomers based in the South Western region of Sydney.
We conduct the monthly Macarthur Astronomy Forum at the Campbelltown Campus of Western Sydney University.
We hold public astronomy nights in collaboration with Campbelltown Rotary Observatory at Western Sydney University and dark sky observing sessions for our members.
An Evening With The Stars
An Unmissable Special Macarthur Astronomy Forum
14th August at 7.30 pm at Western Sydney University - Free
We invite you to join a star studded cast of five of Australia’s most prominent astronomers for an exciting panel discussion for an inspiring night of stories, passion and Astro-discovery!
MAS Image of the Week
A single shot, by MAS member Dave Manning, of the Helix Planetary Nebula NGC 7293, a planetary nebula in Aquarius, 790 light years away.
|Image © Dave Manning (Macarthur Astronomical Society).|
The Guinness World Record for the 'Highest Number of Stargazers Across Multiple Sites At One Time' is held by MAS jointly with ANU and 35 other sites across Australia.