Category Archives: Public Outreach

Another successful Introduction to Astronomy evening

Another successful Introduction to Astronomy event was hosted by Bryan Moiser on Friday 21st September. Bryan talked us through his journey through being an amateur astronomer, with recommendations on what to buy and what to avoid from personal experiences. We … Continue reading






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SARAS at Ayton Gala 2018

S&RAS were present at Ayton Gala again this year and we drew in quite a lot of people Thanks to John Harper, Sheila Anderson, Jon Mortimer and Neil Graham for their assistance. The weather was kind and allowed solar viewing, … Continue reading






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Introduction to Astronomy evening – Friday 21st September 2018

S&RAS will be holding another Introduction to Astronomy event on Friday 21st September 2018 at 7:45pm at East Ayton Village Hall. This event is for those who have or want to develop an interest in Astronomy but don’t know where … Continue reading






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S&RAS at Dalby Explorer Day 2018

S&RAS were invited once again to the Dalby Explorer Day on Sunday 8th July 2018. Howard Watson, Neil Graham, John Harper & Sheila Anderson opened the Domes for the public to see the 12″ Meade SCT and 12″ Skywatcher Lightbridge … Continue reading






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S&RAS will be at Dalby Explorer Day on Sun 8th July 2018

S&RAS members will be at the Dalby Explorer Day on Sunday 8th July 2018, 10:30 – 16:00. The theme of the event is Speed and we hope to have success in measuring the speed of light using a microwave and … Continue reading






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