Night sky’s glittering beauty

Kellie BalaamNarrogin Observer
Lakeside camping grounds under the stars.
Camera IconLakeside camping grounds under the stars. Credit: Pic: Astrid Volzke

The cold and windy winter weather has set in across the region but clear skies allowed the stars to put on a glimmering show last week.

Arthur River Hall.
Camera IconArthur River Hall. Credit: Picture: Gerald Rose

Astrophotographers hit the ground in West Arthur to capture revealing images of the night sky over some of the town’s astrotourism hot spots.

St Paul's Church in Arthur River.
Camera IconSt Paul's Church in Arthur River. Credit: Picture: Gerald Rose

Some of the best spots to see the stars include the Arthur River Hall, St Paul’s Church, Lake Towerrinning at the Lakeside camping grounds and Six Mile Cottage.

Arthur River Hall.
Camera IconArthur River Hall.

Speaking to some of the locals might lead avid astrophotographers to some unexpected sites in the Shire of West Arthur.

Ruins of a four room mud brick 1920 farm house.
Camera IconRuins of a four room mud brick 1920 farm house. Credit: Picture: Kerryn Chia

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