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  • Orionids Meteor Shower

    Wednesday, 21 October 2020 - Thursday, 22 October 2020

    The Orionids is an average shower producing up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by dust grains left behind by comet Halley, which has been known and observed …

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  • Grenfell Kart Club October Race Day

    Sunday, 25 October 2020

    Head to the Bogolong Circuit for a day of fast action fun! Take the family and watch the karts race past. There is a canteen available. More information can be found on …

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  • Southern Taurids Meteor Shower

    Thursday, 29 October 2020 - Friday, 30 October 2020

    The Southern Taurids is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour. This shower is, however, famous for producing a higher than normal …

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  • Uranus at Opposition

    Saturday, 31 October 2020

    The blue-green planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. It will be brighter than any other time of the year and will be …

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  • Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation

    Tuesday, 10 November 2020

    The planet Mercury reaches greatest western elongation of 19.1 degrees from the Sun. This is the best time to view Mercury since it will be at its highest point above the horizon …

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  • Northern Taurids Meteor Shower

    Wednesday, 11 November 2020 - Thursday, 12 November 2020

     The Northern Taurids is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour. This shower is, however, famous for producing a higher than normal …

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  • Leonids Meteor Shower

    Monday, 16 November 2020 - Tuesday, 17 November 2020

    The Leonids is an average shower, producing up to 15 meteors per hour at its peak. This shower is unique in that it has a cyclonic peak about every 33 years where hundreds of …

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