Wairarapa February meeting Friday the 8th The Wairarapa Phoenix meeting starts at 7:30 pm
February 2013 TPAS Society Meetings
Our first meetings of the new year take a look at the big astronomical events that
will be happening this year.
at the Clubrooms, 51Ahiaruhi Road, Carterton District
at Huntleigh GirlGuiding Centre, 46 Silverstream Road, Crofton Downs (take the
driveway behind the letterboxes just before the Ngaio Playcentre).
7.30pm Society News
7.40 Astronomy News with Edwin Rodley
7.50 Upcoming Solar Eclipses across New Zealand in the 21st Century
8.30 GREATCOMETSheading your way in 2013
In February a bright comet will grace our sky. However, there is talk of
another on its way to the inner Solar System that could be the brightest
comet seen in human history.
9.00 Summer Night Sky (audio-visual)
9.30pm Meeting closes
Weather permitting, following the Wairarapa meeting we will open the
observatory for star and constellation recognition, followed by telescope viewing.
Come with us and explore some of the wonders of our summer night sky.