Ballarat Municipal Observatory & Museum, Ballarat

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  • We did the evening tour and viewing at the Ballarat Observatory a few weeks ago and it was terrific. Our host was very animated and excited by the whole thing, we could tell he liked his job. The nigh...  more »
  • Very impressed with the knowledge of both staff we met. Very friendly as well. The children loved it. Except that in summer, the sun sets late, and by the time we finished, it was past 10pm and the we...  more »
  • The highlight of the night was definitely the presenter. He was clearly passionate about astronomy, and science in general, and his passion was contagious. Every question or comment was valued and som...  more »
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  • The cubs had a wounderful time
  • Very professional and insightful. We had a great time learning about the planets, telescopes and we got to view Saturn and Mars. I highly recommend this place! Thank you
  • Fun experience, learnt a lot about telescopes and the stars.
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