Archive for October, 2008

Important Information

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Payment Details
We understand that some of you are not able to make payment by 17th Oct and we have extended our payment deadline from 17th Oct to 24th Oct. It is appreciated if you can make your payment by 24th October 12pm so as to facilitate our liaison with the tour agency. We regret to inform that late payment will result in the opening up of seats to the waiting list.


Visa (Only for non-Singaporeans)
Non-Singaporeans are required to pay an additional USD$ 10.00 for the Indonesian Visa. For further information on visa purpose you can check out the following website: Batam Travel Info


Upgrading of rooms to deluxe
Please pay an additional SGD $25.00 if you are interested to upgrade your room to twin deluxe. Hence you have to obtain the approval of your partner for the upgrading of rooms.


Extension of stay
Kindly inform us if you are interested in lengthening your stay in Batam so that we are able to make the necessary arrangements and inform you of any additional charges.


If you are bringing any telescopes with do state “yes” in the equipment column. Then in your mail please mention the detailed information about the telescope which includes the name of manufacturer, model and (serial number if possible) of the equipment, including eyepieces, diagonals etc.


The payment for insurance is optional but is strongly recommended. The travel insurance is SGD$ 3.75 and SGD$15 for below 21 years old and above 21 years old respectively. If you wish to pay for the insurance of underwater activities then the total cost is SGD$ 4.70 for those below 21 and SGD$ 18.75 for those above 21.

Update of particulars

Sunday, October 19th, 2008

Dear all,

We have sent an email with an attached file for you to fill in, so that we can record your particulars for this trip. Please send the file back to us by 21 October 2008. Thank you!

Registrations closed

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Sorry, we have closed our registration for AstroBash XXII.

Emails will be out soon for confirmation of registration. Please look out in your inbox for us!

Have you registered yet?

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

Places are getting grabbed up fast! If you haven’t registered for AstroBash XXII, do so soon!

AstroBash XXII – Seen our posters yet?

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

Have you seen this around NUS yet?

The price of $180/$190 includes a 3D2N stay at Batam View Beach Resort, transport to and from the resort, buffet breakfast for both mornings and a lunch! Plus, all the stars you can get to see and learn at night, AND a Geminids meteor shower to enjoy!

What are you waiting for? Register and join us today!

If you would like more information, please contact us using the emails on the poster, or visit us at our AstroBash Booth along the Central Library Walkway (4th floor), on 2 Oct, and 7 Oct.

Welcome to NUSAS AstroBash XXII!

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

On behalf of all the working members of NUSAS and AstroBash XXII, welcome!

This AstroBash Portal serves as an information dissemination area for AstroBash. Other than sending announcements through email, we will post the information here as well, in case the emails get lost in your inbox. Do check back often!

NUS Astronomical Society