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S&RAS at Dalby Explorer Day 2019

S&RAS members will be at the Dalby Explorer Day on Sunday 7th July 2019, 10:30 – 15:30. The theme this year is “100 years” and we will be showcasing how astronomical knowledge and technology has changed in the last century. … Continue reading






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StarFest 2018 – Registration closed

7th August 2018 – Registrations for Dalby StarFest 2018 are now closed, details of the 2019 event will be published soon






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S&RAS Memberships now due for 2018/19 season

A reminder that Society memberships are now due for renewal of the 2018/19 season Membership fees remain the same as last year. Membership form available HERE






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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 End of Season Spectacular 2018

S&RAS once again held their “End of Season Spectacular” as the final event of the calendar year at Ayton. Instead of inviting an external guest speaker, members are invited to give mini presentations on topics of their choice. Honorary President … Continue reading






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StarFest 2018 – Dates announced – Registration now open

StarFest 2018






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S&RAS at Dalby Explorer Day 2017

S&RAS were invited once again to the Dalby Explorer Day on Sunday 9th July 2017. Bryan Moiser, Jon Borgia and Neil Graham manned the S&RAS stand in the main event area, with the other invited organisations. John Harper & Sheila … Continue reading






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Friday 21st July 2017 – Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting takes place on Friday 21st July 2017 at East Ayton Village Hall. A reminder that there will be no guest speaker or presentation at this meeting. Membership fees for 2017/18 are due from society members from … Continue reading






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