Have you ever looked up and wondered what’s up there in the night sky?

Exploring the stars can be fun, entertaining and educational. It all depends on who is showing you your way around.
When your guide is a friendly and fun expert, you’re in for a great adventure.

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Donna offers up close and personal experiences with herself, her telescope and the night sky for individuals, groups and tourism operators.

Learn about the night sky with a personal hands-on guided session at the Milroy Observatory.

  • Wheelchair/Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travellers can participate

Magnificent in stature the AAT is Australia’s largest telescope. This behind the scenes day tour, gets you inside the telescope and see this amazing portal to our galaxy. 

Duration: 90 Minutes

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Increase your bookings and expand your visitor experience with this unique program for property owners who want to offer a night skies adventure to their backyard.

Get an engaging and unique speaker for your next event who will make sure your audience is entertained and inspired. Great for schools, community groups and other organisations.

Thank you Donna. It was such a fabulous night and Paris and Heather were over the moon! They are planning on coming back with some friends once their training schedule finishes. Your passion and knowledge is so immense. Also, It was more than kind of you to set up the big boy telescope. After a very long day at Dunedoo with 45 young people it was such a glorious way to end the day.

Dr Margaret Anderson C.F. | Warrumbungle Shire Council

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  • star rating  The whole experience was fantastic and I can’t recommend it enough. Donna is so knowledgeable and passionate about astronomy and we all got lots of time looking in the… read more

    928felicityg
    4/12/2021

    star rating  This was an amazing experience. Donna was a great host, and we loved what she was able to show us. She was happy to entertain any question,… read more

    larissaaC3733NJ
    5/24/2021

    star rating  Nike! (Just do it!)
    Thanks Donna and team
    A highlight for us so far
    (And lots of shares on FB Donna)

    PhillGoulding
    5/19/2021
  • star rating  Donna – This was the best experience we had at Milroy observatory. You have been very very helpful from the enquiry until the last minute of the sessio and beyond.… read more

    Guru_subbs
    4/26/2021

    star rating  Donna is a larger than life character with a passion for astronomy. She made the session fun and interesting as well as educational – for all ages.

    peggycM3429ZY
    4/12/2021

    star rating  Really enjoyed our night learning about the stars and observing through the telescopes. Donna the Astronomer is a wealth of knowledge. Well worth a visit.

    wendymm59
    5/24/2021