Galleries

ASKAP

Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) radio telescope is located in the Western Australian Outback and comprises 36 radio dishes, each with a diameter of 12 metres, making the telescope sensitive to faint radiation from the Milky Way and giving it the ability to detect very distant galaxies.

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Lake Tekapo

Lake Tekapo in New Zealand was designated as an International Dark Sky Reserve as part of a UNESCO-supported initiative to preserve the quality of the night sky and its cultural, scientific, or natural values.

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The Dish, Parkes

Famous Radio Telescope known as "The Dish". Located near Parkes, NSW

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Aurora Australis

Majestic Southern Lights

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Comet Lovejoy

Christmas Comet of 2011

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Wilsons Promontory

The most Southern tip of continental Australia with beautiful beaches and landscapes

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Border Stargaze 2011

Annual gathering of amateur astronomers on the border of NSW and Victoria

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Shipwreck Coast

Beautiful Victorian coastline with limestone formations. Home to Twelve Apostles.

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Lake Tyrrel

A salt lake in North West Victoria, Australia.

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Flinders

A beautiful and historic town located on the Mornington Peninsula south of Melbourne, Victoria.

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Cape Otway

A cape on the Great Ocean Road. The lighthouse was first lit in 1848. Eight ships were wrecked along the Cape Otway coast from 1851 to 1932.

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Cape Schanck

The most southern tip of the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. Hosts a second lighthouse built in Victoria (1859).

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Phillip Island

An island with beautiful scenery, located about 140 km away from Melbourne, Victoria

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STARMUS

STARMUS Festival 2011

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