About DASH Astro
DASH Astro Events
Our Next Solar Observing
Saturday 18th June 2017 -International Sun Day @ National Trust - Dunwich Heath & Beach Coastguard Cottages IP17 3DJ
: starting at about 11:00 am - 16:00pm
due to unforseen circumstances we will not be at RSPB Minsmere as previusly advertised.
This week we are joining forces with other groups all over the world for International Sun Day Solar Observing Season, so why not join us and have a close up look at our life giving Star. We use special equipment to view the sun in complete safety,
SAFETY NOTE: NEVER LOOK AT THE SUN THROUGH ORDINARY TELESCOPES OR BINOCULARS.
Our first priority is to Solar Observing, but in the event of inclement weather we will try to let you know before hand, so check your e-mails and facebook for lastest news.
Our Next Meeting
Saturday 2nd September 2017 - start at 7:30pm @ Westleton Village Hall
Tonight's meeting has David Murton as our speaker , with a talk on the Beginners Observing, with a Q & A session with a panel to answer all your Observing questions and worries.
There will also be our regular meeting night items, such as "What's on in the Night Sky" , as well as tea and coffee.
Don't forget to visit the Downloads Page for interesting stuff....
With the aid of Westleton Parish Council, Westleton Common,
our Prime Observing Site has been granted Dark Sky Discovery Site Status.
On a DASH Observing night, observing should be the first priority. That being said after consultation of the local weather trends and people on the ground , and in the event of inclement weather we will be in the village hall for astro workshops, to be lead by the needs of the members. So if you have questions or problems, let us know and we will see if we can help.
So your actions on the night should be, 1st :- check the common car park. 2nd :- the village hall.
We will endeavour to give as much notice as possible, but the latest will be 3:00pm on the day of observing.