Geminids are bright & they come fast and furious: at its peak you will be able to see up to 120 shooting stars an hour!
Stargazers love a good meteor shower & the Perseids are perhaps the most popular! You should see about 60-70 meteors per hour on the night of 12-13 August 2018.
On the night of 27 July 2018 Mars will reach opposition – ie. Mars & the Sun are on directly opposite sides of the sky as seen from the Earth. The dark skies of Barrington Tops are the perfect place to see the red planet!
Comet Halley is the parent of the Eta Aquarid meteor shower, best seen around 7 May 2018 in the dark skies of Barrington Tops.
Make a wish upon a Barrington Tops blue moon… instead of just a star.
Extraordinary nature in Barrington Tops… dark sky gazing. Did you know that not all views of the Milky Way are created equal?