BUS TOURS

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GROUP TOUR OPTIONS & PROCEDURES

1. DISCOVER THE ANGLO AUSTRALIAN TELESCOPE 

  • Groups are considered as 12 people or more

  • A maxumum of 20 people can participate in each group, including at least one supervisor in each group

  • A maximum of 40 people can enter the Anglo Australian Telescope (AAT) at one time

  • Requests can be made for tours between Thursday and Sunday, at 10.30am, 1.30pm.

  • Tours are suitable for students aged 7 and over, and for people who have a good level of fitness. 

  • The tour is a walking tour, and includes several steps and hills.

  • Guide and Driver / or 2 teachers and supervisors participate for free

2. SEEING SIDING SPRINGS

  • Groups are considered as 12 people or more

  • There is no maximum number of participants. 

  • The price is subject to the participants bringing their own bus. Local coaches can be hired for the purpose at a cost of $250.

  • Requests can be made for tours any day between 10.00am, 3.00pm. 

  • Tours are suitable for students aged 7 and over, and for people who have a good level of fitness. 

  • The tour is a walking tour, and includes several steps and hills.

  • Guide and Driver / or 2 teachers and supervisors participate for free

 

ON THE DAY

  • All students/participants must wear a facemask if entering the AAT in the telescope (all ages 4 - plus). 

  • All students/participants must wear enclosed footwear

  • A list of students names will be required for covid safety reasons on the day of the tour.

  • Teachers will be asked to sign a waiver and provide on the day of the tour

  • Buses must park in the designated Visitors Car Park. 

TERMS and CONDITIONS

  • Payment and final numbers are due 7 days in advance. Late payments will incur a $150 administration fee. 

FOR YOUR INFORMATION