Sydney Observatory Late

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Sydney Observatory Late is a free program presented under the stars on the grounds of Sydney Observatory.

This event series includes talks from leading astronomers, stargazing (telescopes are provided), and music and performances by Sydney Observatory Residents.

Our Residents will present special programs responding to astronomical and calendar events, and the Powerhouse Collection.


Sydney Observatory

1003 Upper Fort St
Millers Point NSW 2000

Open Hours
Open for pre-booked tours and programs

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Visitors using wheelchairs can access Sydney Observatory gardens and the East Dome telescope. There is no wheelchair access to the North and South telescope domes due to narrow and steep staircases in the heritage-listed buildings.

We encourage visitors with accessibility requirements to contact us via or (02) 9217 0222 for help in planning your visit. Sydney Observatory accepts Companion Cards.

School Groups

Arrange your visit with us. If you need further information please contact our bookings team on (02) 9217 0222

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Event Details


Free entry, bookings required.


All events are held outdoors and are weather dependent.


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