Our next course: 2nd - 4th December 2022

The Aotearoa Astrotourism Academy is pleased to announce the fourth course of the Academy will be held in Auckland at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, 181 Westhaven Drive, Westhaven Marina, Auckland 1011 – on the Auckland waterfront near the Harbour bridge

2nd – 4th December 2022 (Note: The course has been rescheduled from 21-23 October).

The next course is now open for registration
Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, 2nd - 4th December 2022

The course is designed for people with an interest in improving their knowledge of Astronomy, Astrotourism, Astrophotography, Stargazing/Outreach & NZ’s Dark Sky Movement.

Places at the course are limited to about 30.

The fee for this course is $797, which  includes:

  • an immersive programme of lectures, talks and night-time observing (weather permitting),
  • an optional visit to Stardome Observatory on the Friday and Saturday evenings
  • Friday evening reception
  • morning and afternoon teas and lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  • Workshops on astrophotography, starting an astrotourism business and Stargazing/ Outreach
  • Auckland 2-4 December 2022


You will be asked to provide registration details for each person you are registering.

Payment is by bank transfer, details of our bank account provided at checkout.

Join our waitlist to be advised of any cancellations and our next course dates