Become a Member

We provide the following classes of membership:

Membership Class with digital newsletter with print newsletter

Full membership for individual

$65 $95

Membership for a family with all members residing at the same address (no concessions available). Only one member of a Family membership may vote at a meeting.

$80 $110

Individual with Concession
Full membership for individual who is:

  • under 18 but not a full-time student
  • pensioner
  • unemployed
  • concession card
  • country location (>60km from the Adelaide GPO)
$50 $80

Full time student
Concessional rate for full membership for an individual studying full-time.

$25 n/a
School or other institution. One representative may be nominated to attend meetings and to vote.
$80 n/a

Annual membership fees are due every 12 months. There are no joining fees.

All members are bound by the Society's Constitution and Rules.

How to Join

To become a member, simply download and complete the application form.

Visa, MasterCard, PayPal or online transfer - visit our secure on-line membership form.  

Cash, Australian cheque or money order - Download application form and forward the completed application form to us, together with your payment. 

Cheques/money orders should be sent to:

Astronomical Society of South Australia
GPO Box 199
Adelaide SA 5001

Please allow up to 4 weeks for your membership to be processed. Payments via cheque/money order may take an additional 2-4 weeks.

Have a Green Laser Pointer?

To assist the police or other enforcement Agencies, astronomers must carry evidence of their current membership of an astronomical society at all times when the laser pointer is in their possession. ASSA will provide members a suitable identification confirming their current membership of ASSA. Members requiring the identification should download and return a signed copy of the guidelines below in addition to their membership form.