The Parkes Observatory Visitors Centre provides venue hire, including catering.
What is a solar eclipse?
Discover how the Sun, Moon and Earth form one of the most spectacular astronomical events you may ever see, by turning day into night.
Transits of Mercury and Venus
Discover why the planets Mercury and Venus are the only two planets to transit the Sun, when viewed from the Earth, and why transits of Venus are rare.
Discover how to split white light into a rainbow of colours.
Build a solar viewer
Discover how you can build a solar viewer that will allow you to safely view an image of the Sun.