Astronomical Year Book 2017


This is a must-have astronomy almanac for what’s happening in the New Zealand skies for 2017, plus current highlights in astronomy.

Full of spectacular images from New Zealand astrophotographers.

Available from 15th December 


  • Rosetta: Mission Completed but Not Finished
  • The Warkworth Radio Observatory
  • The latest from Rocket Lab
  • Juno at Jupiter
  • Dark Skies for Dunedin
  • Planet Nine, yes or no?
  • Stardome Observatory's 50th Birthday

Also features

  • Sky guides and star charts for the year
  • Monthly guide to celestial events 
  • Latest discoveries and technological advancements
  • Information for beginners as well as veterans 
  • Contact information for NZ Astronomical Societies

Published by Stardome Observatory.