Darbys Falls Observatory

At Darbys Falls Observatory visitors can explore the universe with one of the largest telescopes available to the public, a 500 millimetre Newtonian! Also available are the 400 millimetre, 300 millimetre and 200 millimetre F10 Schmidt-Cassegrain instruments, a six inch refractor and a flat screen planetarium.

The astronomers will show you around the night sky, pointing out the splendours of the heavens, including the Moon, planets, galaxies, star clusters, Saturn and its spectacular rings, Jupiter and its four moons and nebulae. Open every night, conditions permitting.

Nearby events

  1. The Cowra Eisteddfod

    Thursday 16 May 2019 to Monday 20 May 2019 , Cowra

    The Annual Cowra Eisteddfod will be held once again at the Civic Centre on Darling Street. With a large selection of sections and fantastic prizes on offer, this year is sure to be an amazing spectacle. For more information and to…

    16 May - 20 May