Regular Observation Session

Hi Astronomers!

We warmly welcome you to our regular observation session this Friday, 1st April, 7.30 pm at the NUS School Field (opposite to FoS). Join us for an opportunity to get up close with the planets and the stars!

NUS School Field map

If you have any queries, do feel free to send us an email (nusastro@gmail.com) or leave us a message on our Facebook Page and we will get back to you at the earliest possible opportunity!

See you there!

Clear skies!
NUS Astronomical Society

ASTRO BASH 38

Hello Astronomers!

Looking for a place to relax after the semester ends? Fret no more! AstroBash is here once again for the summer! This time we are heading for Simfoni Resort, Langkawi. Join us at this trip as we visit the Langkawi National Observatory and go on island hopping. Not to forget the experience to escape Singapore’s excessively light polluted night sky to a better night sky for astronomy.

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Here are the details:
Date: 10th – 13th May 2016
Venue: Langkawi, Malaysia
Price : $290 for members and past AstroBash Participants
$320 for non-members
$10 discount for each pax that signs up as group of 4

IMPORTANT UPDATE!
The organising committee has decided to formally introduce a closing date for registration after taking into consideration of possible changes in ticket prices. Sign up and make payment before 22nd April to secure the stated price and your place for AstroBash XXXVIII!

Price is inclusive of accommodation (including room taxes and surcharges), internal transport, day tours, two-way flights and some meals!

So, what are you waiting for? Sign up today at tinyurl.com/astrobash38
Get ready to be mesmerized by the clear sky at Langkawi National Observatory!

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For further details and enquiries, do email us at nusastrobash@gmail.com.

See you there!

Clear skies!
NUS Astronomical Society

AstroBash 38 is here!

AstroBash XXXVIII VER4

Once in awhile, the Astronomical Society will decide to travel slightly further (in the SEA region) to explore new places suitable for astronomical retreats. This time, the 38th installment of AstroBash will see to that.

During a meet up with our friends from the Nanyang Technological University Astronomical Society, we heard from their experiences of their trip to Langkawi. Realizing that we have not venture to that area yet, we decided to give a try.

After 2 months of planning (with some procrastination in between ?), the plan to go to Langkawi was finally close to finalization and we are actually going to fly there!

So here’s the details:

Date: 10 – 13th May 2016

Accomodation:
Simfoni Resort Langkawi

We will be staying in suites with rooms for 2 persons each.You may request for special room arrangement and we will do our best to accommodate to your needs.

Highlights of the trip:
Visit to Langkawi National Observatory (they have a 20″ RCOS telescope)
Island hopping

Prices:
Members and past AstroBash Participants: S$290
Non-members: S$320
Group of 4 Discount: Sign up as a group of 4 to receive additional S$10 discount each from the above prices each! (Eg. if 4 non-members sign up together as a group then you will only be charged S$310 each)

The above prices includes 4D3N accommodation, air travel tickets, coach transports, city tour and a bbq dinner. (room taxes and surcharges included)
Note: Other meals are not included (subject to changes)

Join us in this trip and look forward to wonderful day time activities and a great time under the night sky!

To join us, sign up at http://tinyurl.com/astrobash38

If you have any inquiries, feel free to drop us a message at nusastrobash@gmail.com
Hope to see you there!

Clear Skies!