Welcome to STAR SAFARI.
On Saturdays, we offer courses in stargazing, astronomy, telescope and astrophotography. These take place at Stonehenge Aotearoa.
Looking at the night sky can be more than just gazing in awe. Learn what is there, where to look, how to find them.
Introduction to Astronomy Course
This course covers the basics of astronomy. What’s a star? How do they work? What’s an exoplanet? Know what you are looking at.
Telescope course and advice
Are you planning to buy a telescope? Do you know what to get? What size? Type? Eyepieces? Adaptors? What about mounts? Where to buy them from? Find the answer to all these scary questions.
Have you ever wanted to reproduce your own amazing shots of the night sky like the Hubble Space Telescope? Are you a deep sky astrophotographer or a night landscaper? If you ever thought about astrophotography and you are not sure where to start, then this is the course for you.Continue reading “Courses and advice”