Star Stuff II

Festival of Space Sciences and Astronomy

Sat, Jul 07 – 08, 2018   |   08:00 h
Elements of Byron, Bayshore Drive, Byron Bay NSW, Australia

Under the moonless sky, with the Milky Way high overhead in the dark skies of Byron Bay, Australia’s leading experts on Space, Cosmology, Astronomy, Astrophsyics, Astrophotgraphy and Science come together for a series of keynote talks on everything from Australia’s new space agency, space photography, and even a movie screening. Sponsored by Celestron & Bintel this unprecedented line up in Australia’s most easterly location is sure to expand minds in a way that hasn’t been seen since the inaugural Star Stuff 1 in 2017 which was a sell out success. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable event.

Speakers Include : Fraser Cain (CAN / Science Publisher), Dr Alan Duffy (AU, Computational Astrophysicist), Amy Shira Teitel (USA – Space Historian), Geoff Notkin (USA / Meteorite Expert), Terry Lovejoy (AU Comet Discoverer), Dr David Malin (AU AAO Astronomer), John Sarkissian OAM (AU CSIRO Scientist), James Gilmour (AU Private Space Agency), Greg Quicke (AU Observatory, aka Space Gandalf), Cathal O’Connell (AU Nanotech / Science Writer), Dylan O’Donnell (AU / Byron Bay Astronomer)

  • On site solar and nighttime viewing (Weather permitting)
  • Telescopes & Equipment vendors
  • Night Photography Tours
  • Giveaways & Special Promotions

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Elements of Byron Resort

Byron Bay has a wide range of accommodation options that catered to all budgets and tastes.

All STAR STUFF 2018 events will be held at ELEMENTS OF BYRON, 144 Bayshore Drive, Byron Bay, NSW 2481.

Elements of Byron is an absolute beachfront resort set on fifty acres at Belongil Beach. It recently won ‘Best Hotel Design’ at the Society of British Interior Design International Design Awards.

The resort has 193 private 1 and 2 bedroom villas dotted throughout the sites four ecologies of rainforest, wetland, eucalypt and dunal. Facilities include a spa, lagoon pool, adults exclusive pool, beach lounge, restaurant, and lobby bar with sunken fire pit.

The resort is offering discounts to all attendees of STAR STUFF 2018 with rates from $316/night including unlimited in-house movies, morning yoga & wifi.

To check availability and book the special STAR STUFF 2018 rate, click HERE