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. Cowra Christmas Street Festival

    Friday 07 December 2018 , Cowra

    You're invited to celebrate the start of the festive season at Cowra Christmas Street Festival 2018. The largest Christmas Festival in the region, this year's event promises a night of magic for the young and young at heart. Join Santa an…

    07 Dec