Star Safari at Stonehenge Aotearoa

Discover the night sky we love from the observatory in the heart of Wairarapa. Stonehenge’s professional space science communicators open their powerful telescopes and gaze in awe at the Universe, and take you on a cosmic tour.

Contact details

51 Ahiaruhe Road
Carterton
Wairarapa

+64 21 66 3808

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Opening hours

From 1st of May to 30th of September
7:30PM – 10:30PM
From 1st of October to 30th of April
8:30PM – 11:30PM

What's on offer

Stargazing from New Zealand’s only open air observatory. Learn about sky with the best tool ever built, the henge.

Milky-Way.Kiwi and Stonehenge-Aotearoa have joined forces to deliver a stellar programme, called Star Safari.

Professional science communicators deliver the experience which includes laser pointer show from the henge and 16 inch (400mm) telescope viewing.

Duration up to 3 hours. Cost Adult $15, Senior $10, School Students  $5.

 

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