Tag Archives: New South Wales

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The Church – Under the Milky Way Tonight

Tiny little place called Yarra along the Hume highway between Goulburn and Yass, New South Wales.  

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Outback Walkabout

It’s all about finding your space…

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North and South

Another amazing night with bright airglow and a hint of southern borealis or wishful thinking. Anyhow those colours weren’t visible to the naked eye, but you quickly realize when you’re out here standing under it why […]

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Crazy Airglow

Airglow (also called nightglow) is a faint emission of light by a planetary atmosphere. In the case of Earth’s atmosphere, this optical phenomenon causes the night sky never to be completely dark, even after the […]

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Planetary Conjunction

The star Antares, with planets Mars and Saturn form a distinctive triangle in the sky, and just below it you can also see comet which appears as a bluey green dot (later found out it’s actually called 252P/LINEAR). The moon […]

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Outskirts

Snuck out for a short 2 hour drive last night, just far enough from Sydney to see the Milky Way. I would’ve spent more time out but it was bloody freezing! Winter is coming, bring […]

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Shelf Cloud Over Sydney

A few weeks back Sydney copped a battering from a large storm system that swept across the inland and outward to the sea. I was lucky enough to be standing by my kitchen window when […]

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Tiger Moths Race Across Sydney Skies

Dozens of planes took to the skies over Newcastle and Sydney on the October long weekend of 4th, 5th and 6th 2014, for the Great Tiger Moth Air Race. It’s the first time the race has […]

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Halo Moon

The advantages of always taking your camera everywhere you go. An opportunistic capture while my friends sat indoors playing their guitars waiting for the clouds to clear. Winmalee, Blue Mountains, New South Wales.

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Moon and Mars Conjunction

Taken tonight in the Royal National Park south of the city of Sydney, Australia. Just by chance last night I noticed in my astro app that Mars was going to be in conjunction with the […]

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