The Space Place Observatory

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The Space Place Observatory is a privately-owned observatory located west of Toodyay, Western Australia at Cartref Park, 163 Howard Road, Julimar, WA 6567. They observe the night sky under the night sky's natural dome. They are "dome free".

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The Space Place Observatory holds evening stargazing and daytime solar viewing astronomy events, outside under the natural sky, which feature hands-on telescope use, allowing plenty of time with local astronomers. The Space Place runs year-round and features special astronomical events throughout for the general public, clubs, schools, local and international visitors. During an event at the Space Place, their astronomers take the group on a virtual night sky tour of the Universe. During the year, the Space Place, astronomers help instruct and educate people in using their own telescopes on a B.Y.O Telescope night.

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