Siding Spring Observatory
Siding Spring Observatory sits on the summit of Mt Woorut, NSW, set within the stunning National Heritage Listed Warrumbungle National Park and home to Australia's first Dark Sky Place.
We're keeping your health in mind
Tours at Siding Spring Observatory are currently on hold.
We aim to keep you, your family and the area safe from coronavirus, whilst maintaining the integrity of the science taking place on the site.
Please check back with us at the beginning of AUGUST when we'll assess with ANU and health professionals our next steps.
GET BEHIND THE SCENES
OF AUSTRALIA'S BIGGEST TELESCOPE
"Everyone should see this at least once in their life!..."
Joe Hockey (Minister for Tourism)
Popular with groups of friends, colleagues, hobby and social groups - our private group tours are available for gatherings of 15 people or more. Tours operate from Wednesday to Sunday and are subject to availability.