Outback Astronomy showcases the great Australian outback night sky for the entertainment and information of novice and experienced observers. It’s an astronomy experience offered in Broken Hill, far west NSW, Australia. Sky show attendees lie on a comfortable reclined camp lounge, armed with powerful binoculars. Star gazing is supported by real time commentary heard via your personal audio system (BYO ear phones). We share information about celestial objects in the sky on the night of your show, highlighting objects with a powerful laser pointer. It’s like taking a virtual galactic tour! To visit Outback Astronomy and get the most from your holiday in Broken Hill, create itinerary details personal to you using our Broken Hill trip itinerary planning tool.
Outback Astronomy reviews
Attended this popular attraction in Broken Hill. A very interesting experience if you are a newcomer to astronomy. Passionate presenter with a host of knowledge. Very well run with plenty of... more »
When last night and it was very good. Food was good and the whole experience was great. A must on any trip to Broken Hill! more »
A relaxed and entertaining stroll through our sky. You helped explain the incomprehensible sizes and distances hanging over us as pinpricks. Lovely hosts. Thanks
Loved it! We had a large group and were treated to a BBQ and then we laid back in comfortable chairs, under the stars, whilst we were given a lesson in astronomy. Wonderful! ☺️
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