Haw Wood Farm Caravan Park
Hinton, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 3QT
Join astronomers from the surrounding area at the fabulous dark sky location of Haw Wood Farm for a weekend of camping under pristine starry skies.
The toilet and shower block windows are blacked out for the event’s duration, with shuttering to help preserve everyone’s night vision.
Nearby attractions include RSPB Minsmere, wonderful coastal villages like Dunwich and Walberswick, and the splendid town of Southwold with its renowned Adnams Brewery.
All bookings should be directed to Haw Wood Farm. If you have any queries about the event itself, please get in touch with the Society.
Please note that this has already taken place on 08/11/2023
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Wed 8th Nov
Thu 9th Nov
Fri 10th Nov
Sat 11th Nov
Sun 12th Nov
Mon 13th Nov
Tue 14th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.