Sky Watching

Navigate your way around the night sky with our observing guides.

  • Night Watch
    Your monthly guide to the night sky by Joe Grida, which also features in The Advertiser on the 3rd Saturday of each month.

  • Ephemeris
    Your complete astronomical calendar for 2014. Work out when to see the planets, details of this year's solar and lunar eclipses, sun and moon rise and set times, phases of the moon, and other astronomical phenomena.

  • Sky Tour
    Articles to get you started navigating the celestial sky.

  • Seeing Conditions
    Learn how to measure the quality of the atmospheric conditions or "seeing" during your observing sessions.