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    Welcome to UOWAS

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Welcome to the University of Wollongong Astronomical Society!


The purpose of the UOWAS is to encourage and foster interest in astronomy. One of the ways we do this is by hosting observation ‘Star Party’ nights.


Upcoming event: World Record Event Star Party! Take part in an attempt to have the reord-breaking biggest stargazing event spread across the country! Register now and get your own telescope! To keep!


We also host lectures by professional and amateur astronomers, teach how to operate telescopes, take astronomical photography, and much more. Stay tuned for future events, and join the society to recieve email updates on upcoming events.