...for a week of observing under some of the darkest and most stunning skies in the world!
The 2016 OzSky Star Safari (aka Deepest South Texas Star Safari) to Australia is scheduled for April 2-9, 2016
We meet in Sydney and then head out to our dark site for seven nights under the pristine Southern Skies.
Register Now to secure your place at OzSky 2016 or check out our OzSky "Southern Spring" Star Safari.
The "OzSky Star Safari" is an exclusive event hosted by 3RF Australia on the outskirts of Coonabarabran, New South Wales - The Astronomy Capital of Australia.
OzSky's primary aim is to provide astronomers from the Northern Hemisphere with not only a unique Australian cultural experience, but more importantly a unique opportunity to experience the grandeur of the southern night skies through a number of large, high quality astronomical instruments without the need to transport large telescopes from one side of the world to the other.
Formerly known as the Deepest South Texas Star Safari due to it's founding attendees coming primarily from Texas, the new name "OzSky Star Safari" has now been adopted to reflect the expanding demographic of amateur and professional astronomers now attending this popular event on a regular basis.
The official dates for the 2015 OzSky "Southern Spring" Star Safari are October 9-16, 2015 and this event will be held in the NSW Southern Highlands, about 3½ hours drive south west of Sydney.
OzSky 2016's official on-site dates will be April 2-9, 2016 however past participants normally choose to arrive in Sydney a few days earlier to explore the city of Sydney or simply to acclimatize to the local time zone. As such, we suggest that you consider making your bookings to arrive in Sydney no later than March 30 and depart Sydney no earlier than April 10, 2016.
For more details please use the above links or Register Now to secure your place at OzSky 2016.
OzSky "Southern Spring" Star Safari
Can't make it to OzSky in April? - Or have you already been to several OzSky Star Safaris and you're now looking for a different time of year to explore the Southern Spring Night Skies? Why not consider an OzSky "Southern Spring" Star Safari!