There were 27 events across 4 regions, delivered by 55 stargazing legends! Approximately 3,000 visitors were entertained and inspired by the Eclipse Discovery Tour.
The Astrotourism WA team are “super-solar” proud to have spread the Dark Sky Tourism word to all corners of the globe. Here are our top 7 favourite stories in media coverage of Eclipse2023:
2. Channel 9 News
Making WA the stargazing capital of the world!
The Eclipse Discovery Tour was made possible with support from Tourism Western
Australia, CSIRO – Australia’s national science agency, the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, Scitech, Curtin University and 18 incredible Local Governments – Shire of Three Springs, Shire of Lake Grace, Shire of Chittering, Shire of Wickepin, Shire of Narembeen, Shire of Northam, Shire of Wongan-Ballidu, Shire of Mingenew, Shire of Dandaragan, Shire of Morawa, Shire of Shark Bay, Shire of Carnarvon, Shire of Ashburton, Shire Of Upper Gascoyne, Shire of Perenjori, Shire of Carnamah, Shire of West Arthur and Shire of Narrogin.
The stargazing teams, presenters, Donna Vanzetti and Astrotourism Town communities were amazing! We showcased WA’s awe-inspiring night sky and space science industry to so many.
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Find your next stargazing destination on Astrotourism WA’s interactive map of West Australian dark sky sites and viewing areas!