february, 2019

06feb9:00 am10:00 pmInland Astro-Trail SymposiumBe inspired by our big dark sky9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Event Info

Be part of the Inland Astro-Trail Symposium and AGM to discuss the proposed Inland Astro-Trail in south-eastern Australia’s rural inland.

 

If you’re into astronomy, astro-tourism, local government, cultural heritage, economic development and/or STEAM Outreach (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) then this event is for you.

 

A whole day of guest speakers and lively discussion about linking sites of astronomical significance between Narrabri and Canberra along the Inland Astro-Trail and what this could mean for inland communities.

 

A Big Skies Collaboration initiative co-hosted by Inland Astro-Trail Inc, Destination Country and Outback, CENTROC, Parkes Shire Council, Art OutWest, University of Canberra, Australian National University and other partners.

 

The symposium will be followed by Inland Astro-Trail Inc’s first AGM and election of a new committee, dinner at The Dish Cafe, Parkes Radio Telescope, and stargazing until late.

 

WHERE?

Symposium & AGM: Coventry Room, Parkes Shire Council Building, Bogan Street, Parkes, NSW
Dinner and stargazing: The Dish Cafe, Parkes Radio Telescope

 

WHEN?

6 February 2019
9am – late

 

TICKETS?

Symposium only $45
Symposium + Dinner $95

Time

(Wednesday) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm