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Japanese students get their first clear look at the stars

Japanese students get their first clear look at the stars

Students treated to stargazing experience in Kingaroy.

Burnett visit is best part of Aussie trip for Japanese group

premium_icon Burnett visit is best part of Aussie trip for Japanese group

They pass up trips to the USA and Germany for this.

How community group's donation could save lives

How community group's donation could save lives

Kingaroy Rotary Club shows support for community's health.

GALLERY: Fine dining under the stars

premium_icon GALLERY: Fine dining under the stars

The event was designed to encourage astro-tourism.

Calling volunteers to boost tourism

Calling volunteers to boost tourism

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DARK SKIES: Thousands of star clusters scattered in our sky

DARK SKIES: Thousands of star clusters scattered in our sky

The clusters contain millions of stars.

DARK SKIES: Understand how stars are born

DARK SKIES: Understand how stars are born

Lifting the veil on star formation

DARK SKIES: Birthplace of our solar system?

DARK SKIES: Birthplace of our solar system?

Our astronomy questions answered.

DARK SKIES: Asteroid, meteor - what's the difference?

DARK SKIES: Asteroid, meteor - what's the difference?

What's the difference between an asteroid and a meteor?

DARK SKIES: Buy a telescope this Christmas

DARK SKIES: Buy a telescope this Christmas

The pros and cons of reflector and refractor telescopes.

DARK SKIES: Myths and legends explored

DARK SKIES: Myths and legends explored

Stars have always inspired wonder.

DARK SKIES: Space-age questions from near and far

DARK SKIES: Space-age questions from near and far

Resident astronomer answer common inquiries.

DARK SKIES: Our galaxy is just one in a billion

DARK SKIES: Our galaxy is just one in a billion

Many new space discoveries to uncover.

DARK SKIES: Our Sun's magnetic energy

DARK SKIES: Our Sun's magnetic energy

How do solar flares affect Earth?

DARK SKIES: Are we ready for astro-tourism?

DARK SKIES: Are we ready for astro-tourism?

Burnett skies are the perfect place for astro-tourism.

DARK SKIES: Our billion-year-old neighbour

DARK SKIES: Our billion-year-old neighbour

Could there be life, as we know it, on the Moon?

DARK SKIES: Our lunar satellite fascinates

DARK SKIES: Our lunar satellite fascinates

Our nearest neighbour in space has fascinated humans for centuries.

DARK SKIES: The birth and death of stars

DARK SKIES: The birth and death of stars

Fascinating stories behind our skies.

DARK SKIES: Wonder how stars get their names?

DARK SKIES: Wonder how stars get their names?

What to expect from August skies.

OPINION: Time to turn down the lights

OPINION: Time to turn down the lights

What is Dark Sky anyway?

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