Join Outback Astronomy in this fun family event on Friday 21 August at the Broken Hill Race Course. Bring your own telescope, or purchase the one pictured for $10 from Outback Astronomy.This is a non-profit event.The world record is part of an Australia-wide event to have the 'most people stargazing at multiple sites in a country'. Organisers include Mt Stromlo Observatory. Broken Hill Mayor Wincen Cuy will perform the official count. Only people gazing through their own telescope can be counted.
The Broken Hill Visitor Information Centre (BHVIC) has friendly, qualified staff to assist with organising your Outback experience.