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Darbys Falls Observatory

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23 Observatory Rd | Off Mt McDonald Road, Darbys Falls, New South Wales 2793, Australia
+61 2 6345 1900
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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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Sydney
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Freezing night of wonder

Well worth the trip to this out of the way observatory. We booked in and traveled from Cowra with... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2015
Saamsomapa
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Sydney
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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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+61 2 6345 1900
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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

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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

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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

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