Friday 17th September 2021

Friday 17th September 2021

Various Exhibitions can be viewed throughout the day at Anzac Hall between 9am ad 4pm.

ASTROFEST Evening Program commences at 4.30pm at the Recreation Centre & Oval.

Food will be available – Charlies Pizza – Soup – Hamburgers – Hotdogs

 

Start timeVenueTitleExhibitor Name
8.00am - 4.00pmVisitor Centrewith entry to Mining & Pastoral Museum
8.30am - 1.30pmWirnda Barna Art CentreExhibitionBadimia Artist Gallery
9.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallGenestreams Songlines Mural.
Featuring art of Custodians of this Country about the region, local species and visualising the deep time journeys of Australia’s cratons across the planet Exibition
As researched by Ben Price and Ben Beeton 2021 Read more...
9.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallAstro Rocks Botanical Bounty: Genestreams Sculpture ExhibitionMali Moir Read more...
9.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallMineral Quilts Rock ExhibitionCity and Country Quilt Artists Read More...
9.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallElemental Impressions ExhibitionThe South West Printmakers Read More
9.00-4.00pmAnzac HallIn Memoriam; Ron's Rocks Exhibition
9.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallStudent's Artwork Exhibition
9.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallSplendours of the Murchison Night Sky ExhibitionDr John Goldsmith
Astrophotographer, Author and Exhibition Curator Read More....
4.30pm - 5.00pmOvalWater RocketsScitech
Water Rockets are back this year! How far can you launch these water powered rockets and can you catch them before they hit the ground?
4.30pm - 6.00pmOvalSolar ScopingScitech
Using a solar filter that cuts out most of the light we can safely peer at the surface of the Sun. Hopefully we’ll see some Sunspots!
5.10pm - 5.30pmOvalOfficial OpeningShire President, Cr Jorgen Jensen and Hon Peter Foster MLC Member for Mining and Pastoral Region, Representing Minister for Tourism and Minister for Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries
5.30pm - 6.30pmSquash CourtGLEAMoscope VRGLEAMoscope VR lets you experience what the SKA might look like and gives you an on-the-ground feeling of being there at the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory. Come and see the night sky as if you had "radio eyes"!
5.30pm - 9.00pmRecreation CentreICRAR Display
5.30pm - 9.00pmRecreation Centre2021 Astro Fest Astrophotography Exhibition Read More...
5.30pm - 9.00pmRecreation CentreOzGrav Display
5.30pm - 9.00pmRecreation CentreFireballs in the Sky Display
6.00pm - 9.00pmOvalNight Sky Telescope viewingRead More
6.00pm - 9.00pmOvalMurchison Widefield Array TileRead More...
6.15pm - 6.45pmRecreation CentreScitech Show - I've got a problemRead More...
6.30pm - 9.00pm
Squash CourtOur Solar System WorkshopRead more...
7.15pm - 7.45pmRecreation CentreScience Show - Burning, Melting, SavingScitech show Read more...
7.30pmOvalNight Sky TourGravity Discovery Centre
7.55pm - 8.00pmOvalLucky Prize Draw
8.00pm - 8.45pmRecreation CentreCSIRO Square Kilometre Array SKA updateRead More...
8.45pm - 8.50pmRecreation CentreLucky Prize Draw