This Saturday from 4.30pm the UWA Institute of Agriculture and Shire of Pingelly are presenting Pingelly Astrofest 2021.
The free family-friendly festival features a presentation from International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) PhD student Kathryn Ross, guided astronomy tours, state-of-the-art telescopes, hands-on science activities from the UWA School of Agriculture and Environment, and solar system workshops and shows led by Scitech.
The event also offers an astrophotography exhibit, children’s activities at the UWA Farm Ridgefield information booth, community fundraisers and local market stalls.
- There is only one ATM in town, so bring cash for the food and drink stalls
- Online registration is essential (see link below)
- Rain, hail or shine, this event will go ahead
- Free parking available
For more information and to register, see here.
If you need transport, book here for a return bus (Thompson Coaches) from UWA to Pingelly Astrofest 2021.