Applications are welcome from schools for class groups in Years 10 -12. The call for applications is made twice a year ahead of the April – September and October to March telescope semesters.


Sessions for April – September 2024 are now open for the first half of the semester (April – June).


We expect dates for the second half, ie July – September to be available in May.

Sessions can run as remote online sessions and may involve more than one school.

For Sydney-based schools we are now hosting sessions onsite at our headquarters at Marsfield.

Teachers are asked to read through details on our Teachers page before applying.

Please note we cannot accept direct applications from students.

Sessions are subject to change due to operational requirements of the telescope.

Please use the form below to submit an expression of interest for these sessions. 


March – June 2024 sessions:

Date Time (AEST) Notes
18 Mar 2024 10.30 – 13.00 (AEDT) VSSEC, Port Melbourne Secondary College
25 Mar 2024 10.30 – 13.00 (AEDT) St Virgil’s School, space for one other online school
5 Apr 2024 10.30 – 13.00 Open for applications
29 Apr 2024 10.30 – 13.00 Marist Catholic College North Shore (onsite)
30 Apr 2024 10.30 – 13.00 Gifted Online Program, Tasmanian DECYP (online)
10 May 2024 10.30 – 13.00 Springwood High School (onsite) Open for one more small group onsite
31 May 2024 10.30 – 13.00 St John Bosco College (online)
June 2024 na No sessions available in June
July – September 2024 na Sessions will be announced later

Application Form

Applications must be made by a teacher for class groups.

What type of session would you prefer? (Select one)(required)