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~ Saturn in the Park ~

Noeleen Lowndes - September 19, 2017

  Members from the Southern Astronomical Society invite you and your family to a viewing of the magnificent planet Saturn and the Moon through our large telescopes. Come along to the park for a wonderful night under the stars 🙂 Date: Saturday the 30th September from 6.00 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. Place: Esplanade North Park, […]

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NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Ends Its Historic Exploration of Saturn

Noeleen Lowndes - September 16, 2017

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Ends Its Historic Exploration of Saturn Cassini plunged into Saturn’s atmosphere and disintegrated about 3:31 a.m. PDT (7:31 a.m. EDT) (AEST) 9.55pm on Sept. 15, 2017. A thrilling epoch in the exploration of our solar system came to a close today, as NASA’s Cassini spacecraft made a fateful plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn, ending […]

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How to watch Cassini’s last moments at Saturn…

Noeleen Lowndes - September 15, 2017

  Today the 15th September 2017…live images streaming now from Cassini! Goodbye Cassini….Only 7 hours to go to the end of the incredible mission to Saturn by the Cassini-Huygens Spacecraft! Well this is it; later this evening (AEST) the amazing Cassini spacecraft will plunge into the surface of the planet Saturn in a fiery ball, […]

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BBQ under the Stars for SAS AGM

Noeleen Lowndes - September 7, 2017

  Members and there guests are invited to the SAS ‘Annual General Meeting’ for a BBQ under the stars on Saturday 9th September 2017 at our club house at the Ormeau Progress Association Hall starting at 6pm. Please bring your own meat, drinks and chairs, the SAS committee will supply the salads, bread rolls, condiments […]

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