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We Invite You To Join Us! We invite you to join us!

for a week of observing under some of the darkest and most stunning night skies in the world!

The next OzSky Star Safaris to Australia are March 8 - 15, 2024 and then September 30 - October 7, 2024.

Stunning Southern Skies We meet in Sydney and then head out to our dark site for seven nights under pristine Southern Skies.

Register Now to secure your place at one of the next OzSky Star Safaris.

The primary aim of the OzSky Star Safari 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 one's own telescopes from one side of the world to the other.

Previously named the Deepest South Texas Star Safaris due to the majority of those 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 "Classic" OzSky Star Safari is held on the outskirts of Coonabarabran, NSW ("The Astronomy Capital of Australia") with the next events scheduled for the weeks of March 8 - 15, 2024 and March 23 - 30, 2025 (TBC).

The "Alumni" edition of the OzSky Star Safari is held in the pristine NSW Southern Tablelands, about 3 hours drive south west of Sydney with the next events scheduled for the weeks of September 30 - October 7, 2024 and October 18 - 25, 2025 (TBC).

For more details please use the above menu links or Register Now to secure your place at one of the next OzSky Star Safaris.

The OzSky Star Safari is also a great way to decide on what sort of telescope might be best for you, if you're currently looking to upgrade or get your first telescope. We are obsessed with the best, which is why we are proud to showcase a wide range of Obsession Telescopes - The Ultimate Deep Sky telescopes, combined with the power of the Argo Navis Digital Telescope Computer on nearly all of our instruments.

OzSky "Alumni" Star Safari (read more...)

Can't make it to the "Classic" OzSky Star Safari in March/April? Or have you already been to several "Classic" OzSky Star Safaris and you are now looking for a different time of year to explore the other half of the Southern night skies?

Why not consider an OzSky "Alumni" Star Safari instead, for your next observing trip!