Join us for a guide to the galaxy with Neville Young, Astronomer and Author of “Astronomy Within Reach" on Friday, 5th July 2019 at Oxbow Country Estate.
You will spend the evening navigating the Milky Way over dinner and gazing upon beautiful constellations, star clusters, galaxies and the amazing Jupiter and Saturn late into the night. Then turn down in luxury accommodation and awake to a delicious breakfast overlooking the estate.
INCLUDED IN YOUR STAY:
- Luxury Accommodation
- Delicious 3 course dinner
- Stargazing 101 with Neville Young
- Stargazing into the sky with 2 telescopes
- Late night snacks, coffee, tea and hot chocolate during stargazing
MORE ABOUT NEVILLE:
Neville has been an active member of Astronomical Society of Southern Africa since 1985 and has served as chairman and is an accomplished technical writer and editor. Neville’s passion for all things Astronomy, has seen him present at exhibitions, schools and Scopex, the Annual Johannesburg Telescope and Astronomy Exhibition. Neville is the author of successful book “Astronomy within Reach” which will be on sale at the venue.
Oxbow Country Estate is an award winning country venue located 1 hour from Johannesburg and 45 mins from Pretoria, Witbank and Benoni towards the Bronkhorstspruit dam. Oxbow Country Estate has become well known for its exceptional food, natural beauty and hospitality, the perfect venue for a night under the stars!
Cost R1 268 per person sharing (king or two single beds)
*availability is limited and confirmation of booking must be secured with a 50% deposit - Please note no under 12’s