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Happy Solstice!

June 18, 2019

The concept of solstices and equinoxes can sometimes be a little confusing but this blog and our Stories in the Sky show series helps break it down for you. Every year in June between the...Read More

Meet the Team: John Stardome

Meet the Team: John

December 5, 2018

John Rowe is one of Stardome's Astronomy Educators, as well as a part-time public programmes presenter. You may have seen him leading a class of students through Space Room learning sessions and...Read More

Stardome Board Appointment

Stardome Announces Trust Board Changes

November 15, 2018

Stardome Observatory and Planetarium is pleased to welcome two new trustees to the Auckland Observatory and Planetarium Trust Board. Cadence Kaumoana and Geoff Lamb are set to join the Board due...Read More

Stellar Content APS

A Weekend of Stellar Content

February 22, 2018

Education Manager, Vanessa Rancour, reports on her recent visit to Otago for the Australasian Planetarium Society (APS) conference. We admit a planetarium conference may not sound that exciting to...Read More

Telescopes blog post

New Ways to See the Universe

October 10, 2013

Stardome is about to have a major upgrade to the technology which operates and drives its Planetarium.  After the upgrade Stardome will have world leading technology which will give Aucklanders...Read More

Nebula

Seven Wonders

July 27, 2013

Screening in the 7pm family show time every night Wednesday – Sunday throughout August is Seven Wonders. Billed as a visual treat and a journey back in time, it takes you up close to the...Read More