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Largest telescopes for public viewing

Located approx 30km SE of Cowra in the direction of Wyangala Dam, Darbys Falls is the home to a... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2015
Gw3nivere
Stars out but no visit possible

I'm sure this would be good - but - check carefully if planning a visit. We came to Cowra for the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
870jenp
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9 Jul 2016
“Stars out but no visit possible”
6 Jul 2015
“Freezing night of wonder”
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23 Observatory Rd | Off Mt McDonald Road, Darbys Falls, New South Wales 2793, Australia
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I'm sure this would be good - but - check carefully if planning a visit. We came to Cowra for the viewing and the stars were out but as it had been raining in the day it was too wet to have telescope out. Had...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Well worth the trip to this out of the way observatory. We booked in and traveled from Cowra with the kids to see the stars. What a marvellous show we had from a very enthusiastic astronomer. From views of Saturn from the 20inch telescope, to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 21 April 2015

Located approx 30km SE of Cowra in the direction of Wyangala Dam, Darbys Falls is the home to a private Observatory open to the public for observing the night sky (and during the day for other astronomical events such as the transit of Venus). Weather...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank Gw3nivere
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