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Public AstroTours

We run public AstroTours during the Easter, winter, spring and summer school holidays. Public AstroTours are suitable for adults and children over seven years of age. Due to limited seating, bookings are essential!


Seats available:55 (max)
Duration:50 minutes
Suitable for:Ages 7 years and over
Cost:$10 per person (inc GST)

AstroTour 2019 Dates

Date: Wednesday 10 April 2019 @ 10am
Date: Friday 12 April 2019 @ 10am
Date: BOOKED OUT Monday 15 April 2019 @ 2pm BOOKED OUT
Date: CANCELLED Tuesday 16 April 2019 @ 10am CANCELLED
Date: BOOKED OUT Thursday 18 April 2019 @ 2pm BOOKED OUT


To book a place in one of our public AstroTour sessions, choose the session you would like to attend and contact

Dr Diana Cousens

You will need to provide your name, phone number, and number of tickets required. Payment can be made by cash or cheque (made out to ’Swinburne University’) on the day. If you are not able to attend on the day, or need to cancel your booking, please let as know as soon as possible as there may be other people on the waiting list for our public sessions.

All AstroTour sessions are held in the Virtual Reality (VR) Theatre (Room AR104) on the ground floor of the AR Building at the Hawthorn Campus. Follow our directions to Swinburne University and the VR Theatre on the day of your booking.

More information

The Centre also offers specialised tours for clubs, special interest groups and associations. For details and pricing, contact: