Star Struck Hands-On Astronomy

From AUD $35.00
  • Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Carnarvon Gorge, QLD
  • Product code: STARSHELI

This tour is only available as a private experience throughout 2021 due to COVID-19. Once you've booked, you can rest assured knowing that you won't have to share your expert guide with any other booking!


Ever looked up at the night sky and wondered what's up there? 

Ever wanted to photograph the Milky Way and some of its features?

Explore the Solar System and beyond using a range of optics, most of which you get to operate yourself.

Bring your digital camera or an SD card, and use our equipment and expertise to take home some images of the objects you view.

Explore the universe at your own pace as your questions direct where we point the scopes.


Please note: All Star Struck Astronomy tours require a minimum of four participants to run.


Available: April - October upon request.

Duration: 1.5 hours.

Distance: Barely worth mentioning. Our scopes will be setup right next to the car park at Heli-Central.

Group size: Min 4 - Max 6. Private bookings are possible for larger groups.

Includes: Use of our telescopes.

BYO: Chair, small torch, camera, warm clothing and and sleeping bags/blankets if you're concerned about the cold.


COVID SAFE MEASURES: 

  • All public Night Safari Tours throughout the 2021 season will be operating with a reduced maximum group size of 8. This ensures all guests can still hear their guide whilst maintaining effective social distancing. Private bookings for larger groups travelling together, or those who would prefer an exclusive experience, are possible. Please make direct contact with Simon & Michelle for more information.
  • Our tour movements within Carnarvon Gorge will abide by any restrictions imposed by Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service, including social distancing at major sites where visitor numbers at any one time are limited.

COVID SAFE POLICY:

  • You MUST be willing to abide by any social distancing instructions as directed by your tour guide and/or National Park Staff.
  • You MUST NOT attend our tours if you are experiencing ANY flu-like symptoms consistent with COVID-19 which includes cough, fever, sore throat, fatigue and shortness of breath.
  • You MUST NOT attend our tours if you have recently returned from overseas, or have been in contact with any potential COVID-19 cases.
  • Should you be forced to cancel your tour booking due to experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, we will offer a 100% refund. 
  • We reserve the right to refuse service to customers who fail to comply with our COVID Safe Policy.