Remtrek Astronomy

Dales Gorge Campground astro tours

Day hikes and astronomy nights.

 

Please note, all guided hikes and astro nights are strictly non-smoking.

DALES GORGE CAMPGROUND Karijini National Park.

  • Camp Constellation, Karijini's real life planetarium...!

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KARIJINI

Mt Vigors guided hike
Day hike

This rewarding 5 hour circuit hike will take in spectacular Karijini landscapes and will offer you an incredible new perspective of the park. From the highest point of the trail, you’ll look back at the vast extent of the park and the meandering path of Joffre Gorge. While you’re up on the slopes, you’ll discover one of Karijini’s best kept secrets!

A high level of fitness is required for this hike, and all participants MUST have ankle-high, quality hiking boots.

Tour runs from 8am to 1pm. $95pp

 

Astro Tour
Night session

Join REMTREK under a spectacular dark sky in the Dales Gorge Campground Karijini National Park, the ultimate real life planetarium -Karijini's best viewing area of the cosmos. The inland outback location means that stars can be seen with incredible clarity uninhibited by city or on-site facility lights. Spot the Omega Centauri globular cluster (16000 light years distant!) or the stunning Jewel Box.

On this night under the stars, you’ll see the constellations mapped out, learn fascinating facts about our universe and spot many amazing celestial phenomena.

Comfortable seating is provided at the Dales Gorge Campground astro site.

CURRENTLY COMMENCING AT 1900 and RUNNING FOR APPROXIMATELY TWO HOURS.

ADULTS: $30 / 6 TO 16yo: $20

Bookings for this tour are essential via the bookings form located at the tour operators entrance at the Dales Gorge Campground.

 

 

 Camp Constellation DALES GORGE CAMPGROUND, Karijini's ultimate real life planetarium..!

Camp Constellation DALES GORGE CAMPGROUND, Karijini's ultimate real life planetarium..!

 When the moon is up, bring your mobile phones for sensational lunar shots such as this! HTC mobile phone used to capture this image back in 2014.

When the moon is up, bring your mobile phones for sensational lunar shots such as this! HTC mobile phone used to capture this image back in 2014.