Astronomy at The Calyx

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Join us for a night of astronomy, star gazing and storytelling surrounded by the new carnivorous plant display at The Calyx, a beautiful building in the heart of the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney. Two new dates by demand.   Hear from astronomer presenters about everything from space volcanoes to dark energy. Also hear from Drew Roberts on the Aboriginal interpretation of the Southern Hemisphere's night sky. Then stroll onto the lawns of the Garden and view the night sky through the telescopes. One complimentary glass of wine is included with each ticket purchase. Drinks and snacks can also be purchsed from the bar. NB: Night sky viewing through telescopes is weather permitting and cannot be guaranteed. Event will go ahead in all weather. Frequently asked questions: Can i bring children?               Unfortunately, no - this is an event for adults and alcohol is served.

What happens it it rains or is cloudy?              This event goes ahead in all weather and refunds are not given if stars are not visible. If it is not possible to use telescopes, our delighful Astronomers will entertain you for an extended night-sky presentation, you will have a yarn about Aboriginal astronomy with Arakwal, Bundjalung man Drew Roberts, and explore the intriguing 'plants with bite' carnivorous plant display at The Calyx over a glass of wine. View our privacy policy here

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