We have teamed up with Siding Spring Observatory and Dubbo School of Distant Education to help protect the dark night sky from light pollution.
Light pollution is the brightening of the night sky from artificial light.
Artificial light can be lights from our homes, street lights, lights from schools and sporting parks.
Too much light pollution can:
Dark Sky Planning Guideline
We created the Dark Sky Planning Guideline to help protect one of the world's most important observatories from light pollution.Read more about the guideline
Dark sky education
We created a fun education unit so teachers, students and kids can all help protect the night sky.Learn more about the unit
Dark sky video series
Hear from leading experts on how light pollution is affecting the environment and our health.Watch the videos