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Riverina, NSW Australia

The Milky Way sets over the horizon on this spectacular clear night. I couldn’t believe my luck when I saw this beautiful spooky tree just standing there with the outline of the Milky Way balancing […]

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I Dream in Colour

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Eye Candy

There’s just so much to see I don’t know where to start. It was hard enough coming up with a title. The Main Attractions are: – The Large and Small Magellanic Clouds (galaxies really) – […]

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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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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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City Of Gold

The Western Tablelands of NSW. Once the heart of Australia’s gold-rush country. Now few people remain resident in these parts. Those that do herd bleating sheep and grazing cows. One can go to these parts and try […]

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We Always Knew He Was Special

 Taken a few months ago on a road between Lithgow and Jenolan Caves, 100km west of Sydney . I have driven past this spot many times before both as a child and as an adult, never once ‘stopped to […]

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Galactic Centre @ Zenith

The Galactic Centre where a Super Massive Black Hole resides is seen here straight up 90 degrees in the skies zenith.

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