Brian Joynes Observatory

Austerfield Field Study Centre, Doncaster, DN10 6RG

Location description

The Austerfield Field Study Centre on the South East outskirts of Doncaster is home to the fabulous Brian Joynes Observatory and is run in partnership with the very keen and enthusiastic members of Doncaster Astronomy Society. In particular the location caters especially for group visits including school, Scout groups etc. Members of the public are also very welcome to attend during any regular event all of which are suitable for all ages and abilities. Visiting this facility comes highly recommended.


Location event organiser

Doncaster Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Observatory

Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.


Tonight's weather forecast

17/07/19
19:00
18°
61%
17/07/19
22:00
17°
35%
18/07/19
01:00
16°
15%
18/07/19
04:00
16°
16%
Weather forecast for Bawtry (1.19 miles away) updated 17/07/19 at 06:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Forthcoming events at this location

Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 6th September 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 13th September 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 20th September 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 27th September 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 4th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 11th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 18th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 25th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 1st November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 8th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 15th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 22nd November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 29th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 6th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 13th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 20th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 27th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 3rd January 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 10th January 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 17th January 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 24th January 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 31st January 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 7th February 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 14th February 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 21st February 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 28th February 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 6th March 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 13th March 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 20th March 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 27th March 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 3rd April 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 10th April 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 17th April 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 24th April 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 1st May 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 8th May 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 15th May 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 22nd May 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 29th May 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 5th June 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 12th June 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 19th June 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
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Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Friday 26th June 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Brian Joynes Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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