Events

Mt Pleasant Radio Telescope Observatory and Grote Reber Museum Open Day

Summary

Discover the amazing world of radio astronomy.

Start Date

26th Aug 2012 10:00am

End Date

26th Aug 2012 3:00pm

Venue

Mt Pleasant Radio Telescope Observatory, Richmond Road, Cambridge

RSVP / Contact Information

Karen Bradford, ph: 6226 2439 or email Karen.Bradford@utas.edu.au

Find out why radio telescopes are important and why there are three radio telescopes on site.

The Grote Reber  Museum is dedicated to the life and work of Grote Reber, the "father of radio astronomy", and features  a theatre that shows space-related 3D movies and demonstrations.

Gold coin donation.