Author Archives: Neil Graham

Happy New Year

Welcome to 2019 I hope Santa brought everyone what they wanted including new astronomy gear, as this would account for the increase in cloud and fog exactly on Christmas. I’ve managed a few visual observations of Comet 46P/Wirtanen, currently in … Continue reading






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Dalby StarFest 2019 – Dates Announced

Dates for Dalby StarFest 2019 have now been confirmed: Thursday 29th August – Mon 2nd September 2019 New moon is on the 30th so hopefully dark skies aplenty Booking will commence from January 2019 – event details available HERE and … Continue reading






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Reminder: No December meeting at East Ayton

Just a reminder that in December we hold the member’s Christmas Meal instead of having an Ayton meeting. The next Ayton meeting will be on Friday 18th January 2019 – John Harper FRAS – “Around the Zodiac”






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2nd November 2018 – Public Observing Night at Dalby Forest

Public Stargazing in Dalby Forest – November 2018






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Friday 19 October 2018 7.45pm Guest Speaker: Roy Gunson “Pickering’s Harem”

Friday 19 October 2018 7.45pm, East Ayton Village Hall Guest Speaker: Roy Gunson “Pickering’s Harem” Williamina Flemming – abandoned by her new husband just months after arriving in Boston, USA from Dundee. Pregnant and alone she rose to become one … Continue reading






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