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Welcome!

The Pretoria branch of the Astronomical Society of South Africa offers amateur and professional astronomers the chance to learn more about the field of astronomy and enjoy the unique southern skies.

Click here for the January 2018 Newsletter!

Click for Library website

The next Karoo Starparty is scheduled for 9 to 12 August 2018 - click here for more information

Telescopes at Kambro - Karoo Starparty 2017, with thanks to Johan Moolman:

Kambro 2017

Two useful new items provided by Johan Moolman (with thanks):

Advertise your unwanted equipment!

Downloadable files and information

Website with photograps by Johan Moolman - not only astrophotography

Telescope-making facebook page

Notice of our next meetings:

Viewing evening:

  • Date: Friday 19 January 2018
  • Time: From sunset

Monthly meeting:

  • Date: Wednesday 24 January 2018
  • Time: 19:15
  • Chairperson : Bosman Olivier
  • Beginners Corner : Danie Barnardo : Lunar geology part 2
  • Whats Up : Pierre Lourens
  • Main Talk : Elon Musk video

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