Our next course

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, 21-23 October 2022. The venue address is 181 Westhaven Drive, Westhaven Marina, Auckland 1011 and is located on the Auckland waterfront near the Harbour bridge.

The next School is now open for registration
Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, 21-23 October 2022

The course is designed for current or prospective astrotourism night-sky guides or for anyone interested in navigating the night sky and understanding more about astronomy.

Places at the course are limited to about 30.

The fee for this School 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
  • evening reception on Friday 21 October
  • morning and afternoon teas and lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  • workshops on astrophotography or starting an astrotourism business
  • Auckland 21-23 October 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