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Detailed Monthly Information Flyers

Each month between now and April 2021, registered participants will receive one of a series of emails containing useful information to help make your bookings, logistics and planning process as simple and efficient as possible.

These emails will be sent via a private mailing list which is also available for participants to use to correspond with others in the group in the lead up to, and after, OzSky 2021.

These flyers contain important and useful information which we encourage you to read thoroughly. Many folks also find it very useful to print these attachments and place in a folder for future reference, however we are now publishing a copy of those attachments here.

Topics which are usually covered in these monthly emails will include the following:

  1. OzSky Overview and Basic Trip Planning
  2. Bookings and Logistics
  3. Introducing your OzSky Volunteer Hosts
  4. Observing at The OzSky Star Safari
  5. Weather & Climate Expectations
  6. Train Bookings
  7. Suggested Day Trips & Activities
  8. Observing Lists and Other Resources
  9. Participant Profiles - Sent by email only
  10. Last Minute Reminders
  11. Final Wrap-Up Report

Additional Information Links

3RF Australia (OzSky's hosts) - Sydney, NSW
Three Rivers Foundation - Crowell, Texas
Driving Directions to Coonabarabran
Listing of Rental Car Companies in Dubbo
Listing of Rental Car Companies in Sydney
Train Booking Site (Sydney to Dubbo)
Warrumbungles Mountain Motel - Site Info
Site Motel Room Pictures
Warrumbungles National Park brochure (9.3 MB)
Warrumbungles Map
Animal Checklist

Information on Bird Watching:
Birding Report Coonabarabran
Bird Routes of Baradine & Pilliga
Bird Route Summary – Baradine & Pilliga
Birding AUS Warrumbungles & Pilliga Report
Van Robinson’s Bird List NSW

Useful Australia-wide Weather Links:
WX Maps Medium Range Forecasts for Australia
Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Climate Data - Main Page

Location-specific Weather Links:
The OzSky Star Safari OzSky "Alumni" Star Safari
Cloud Free Night
Intellicast - Coonabarabran
Solar Exposure - Coonabarabran
SkippySky Astro Weather Forecast
Meteoblue Weather - Coonabarabran
Weather Underground - Coonabarabran
Inside Systems Satellite Imagery & Animations
Inside Systems Weather Forecast Charts
Monthly Climate Statistics - Airport (Recent data only)
Monthly Climate Statistics - Town (More historical data)
Intellicast - Goulburn
Meteoblue Weather - Markdale
Weather Underground - Markdale
Solar Exposure - Crooked Corner
Inside Systems Weather Forecast Charts
Monthly Climate Statistics - Crookwell

Register Now to secure your place at one of these unique OzSky Star Safaris.


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're 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 for your next observing trip!

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