The Space Place Observatory is a specialized Astronomy Experience. We are here to teach, inspire & help people grow in their understanding of the Universe & the West Australian night sky is our classroom!
We offer varied educational programs to suit your school or group including:
- Evenings - Stargazing/Astronomy program 2 hours tailored to suit - Stargazing through telescopes, see stars, planets, galaxies and more. Laser beam sky tour of stars and constellations. Interactive and hands on. Entertaining night sky presentation of the Universe. Learn about the latest NASA missions. Enjoy educational games and more.
- Daytime - Solar viewing program - 1 hour where you have the opportunity to learn all about our nearest star, the Sun. A brief presentation where you will learn the latest information and view it safely through our telescope. (We do not recommend this activity for those under the age of ten years old).
Provided by our Travelling Telescopes program. The Galaxy Team and our telescopes visit you at your school or Group.The Galaxy Team offer interesting, entertaining & inspiring activities & astronomy experiences for educational excursions.
Suitable for all school years from Kindergarten to Year 12 and Scouts and Cubs of all ages.
There's also a special program on request for the Scouts and Cubs - Astronomer Proficiency Badge!
Primary & High School day trip & camp packages now available! Great value for all ages!
Buses available for Groups to Hire. Contact: - Thomsons Coachlines on (08) 9493 6199 www.thomsoncoachlines.com.au
Public Liability Insurance Certificate 2016. & The Space Place Observatory Emergency Evacuation Plan. Please contact us for a copy of these documents.
The Space Place Observatory takes no responsibility for any of the providers who are associated with us. Please contact each provider to obtain any information, prices or certificates required for your excursion.