This week AstroPodcast visits the 20th South Pacific Star Party held at “Wiruna”, Ilford, NSW – some 3 and a bit hours south of Coonabarabran. Allison talks to Don Whiteman one of the founders of the event from the ASNSW (Astronomical Society of NSW) as well as some of the winners in the telescope building category. If you have always wondered what a star party is like then listen in.
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Winning mount - click for larger image
Chris Beamond Winning Entry
Alan Cairncross and his entryShow Links
Prize list from SPSP #12 (I won the LX200)
Mike Smith (left)
Scott Mellish Astronomy Sketch of the Day