Family: $55 (2 adults, up to 3 children)
Adult: $20
Concession: $15
Child (Ages 5 to 17): $10
Location: Perth Observatory
Date: 21st of January
Time: There are 2 entry times to choose from:
11 am to 1:30 pm and 1:30 pm to 4 pm
Please Note: This event is now sold out

Discover an extraordinary blend of family fun and learning this school holidays at the Perth Observatory!

Embark on captivating Historical Tours, where the rich legacy of Western Australia’s oldest observatory comes to life. Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring world of celestial wonders with Solar Telescope Viewing, an experience that brings the sun’s fiery beauty into focus. Capture the magic of the night sky at our Astrophotography Stall, where you can learn the art of celestial photography.

Journey through the cosmos with our 360 Space videos in Virtual Reality, an immersive experience that transports you to the far reaches of the universe. Unleash your creativity at the Face Painting station and we will be running a sausage sizzle as well.

Engage in hands-on activities as you contribute to our Space Mural, a collaborative masterpiece that celebrates the wonders of the cosmos. Dive into the fascinating world of Citizen Science, Fireballs, and the Global Meteor Network, gaining insights into how ordinary individuals can play a role in advancing our understanding of the universe.

Whether you’re a seasoned space enthusiast or just beginning your cosmic adventure, our Intro to the Stars Festival offers an introduction to space like never before. Join us for a day filled with exploration, wonder, and the joy of discovering the mysteries that lie beyond the Earth’s atmosphere. Don’t miss out on this stellar opportunity for family fun and educational excitement at the Perth Observatory!

Book Now

To book your Intro to the Stars Festival spots right now, you need to enter the number of people coming, click the date in the booking calendar and then choose the time you want to attend.

Once you’ve done that, click on the Book Now button and that will take you to the checkout section where you can pay for your spots.

You’ll get a confirmation email and on the day we will ask you for the name the booking was under and then mark you off on the booking sheet.

Step 1: Choose the number of people that are coming