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This project is an initiative of Dr. David McKinnon, Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, Charles Sturt University Bathurst. The project delivers to primary and secondary schools learning packages developed for the curricula on Earth and Space. Since starting the Project in 2000, we have received a number of educational and excellence awards.

Navigate your way around the site via the menu above. You can also view a short movie about the telescope below.

See the Telescope in Action

picture of remote telescope

Watch a 2 minute video about the CSU Remote Telescope, click one of the links below.

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Dialup Stream - 56kpbs
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Launch webcast & archive window

Many thanks to our sponsors & partners:

Essential Energy
Charles Sturt University
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