Skywatch Observatory Domestays

Skywatch Observatory is a large mud brick building with local timber features, set up for you to have privacy and comfort while you view the stars or visit the other attractions of Coonabarabran and the Warrumbungle shire. A fully cooked breakfast and guided tours of the night sky (weather permitting) are included in your booking.

The apartment has two bedrooms main with a queen bed, and the second bedroom has a queen and two single beds. There is also a separate sitting room, bathroom, and courtyard.

You are welcome to use the kitchen, dining room, 18 hole mini golf course, and garden areas.

Guided tours of the night sky from the viewing platform and with the telescopes are included if the weather permits. The observatory houses a 12.5 inch Newtonian Telescope and offers great views of the major planets when they are in the sky.

Information

Facilities

  • Carpark
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Family Friendly
  • Non Smoking
  • Open Fireplace
  • Pay TV

Nearby events

  1. Coonabarabran Agricultural Show

    Friday 08 March 2019 to Saturday 09 March 2019 , Coonabarabran

    Features of this year's Coonabarabran Agricultural Show include workshops, dog shows, rodeo, an art exhibition, Wood Chop Competition, the Team Penning Competition, fireworks display, animal nursery, plus an amazing array of other exhibits.…

    08 Mar - 09 Mar
  2. Bunny Bazaar

    Saturday 20 April 2019 , Coonabarabran

    Held every year on Easter Saturday, the Bunny Bazaar is a morning of fun and entertainment for the whole family. The main street is closed to traffic from 8am to 1pm and locals and visitors alike can meander the street, enjoying the many st…

    20 Apr
  3. Science in the Pub

    Friday 04 October 2019 , Coonabarabran

    Join a line up of stellar guest panelists for a fun filled evening discussing the mysteries of the Universe! Make sure when you book, you write down that question you have always wanted to ask! You may get picked out to have it answered!…

    04 Oct