Night Sky Secrets

NightSkySecrets have been conducting astronomy tours & presentations across Northern Australia since 2009. Our specialty is tours featuring an aboriginal perspective on the southern skies and viewing the deep sky through large Aperture Telescopes.

Our Astronomy tours are conducted from our dark sky outback location on the beautiful 5000 acre property “Kanjini”, 1hr from Cairns CBD. A meal shared at sunset, over astronomical discussion is followed by viewing where we reveal hidden Nebula, Galaxies, Star Clusters & Planets with our large aperture telescopes & a guided tour.

Tours cater for the curious, through to the experienced Astronomer seeking to see the delights of our Australian skies.

Tours are Either self Drive Tag-a-long ($25 p.p Discount) with a meeting point on the tablelands near Kay Rd off the Kennedy Highway between Kuranda and Mareeba, or small van or coach for dedicated group tours (by arrangement), returning to Cairns by 10:30pm

Tours are a small group experience limited to Aprox. 12 Participants plus our staff for a personalised & in depth exploration of the secrets of the night sky. (Our minimum is for 4 people on any tour night)

Full Price *: Adults: $145 Children: $85 (6-15 y.o)
*(all tours are weather dependant)