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Broome's Astronomy Experience

Broome Highway, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
+61 417 949 958
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A real personality!

Greg Quicke is an extrovert! A largely self-taught former pearl-diver, with a vast Bernard... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
travellerA2622QA
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Perth, Australia
Worth a visit

Great to see someone making astronomy so accessible! It was a very entertaining and informative... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
JenJenE
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Harcourt, Canada
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Greg Quicke's Astro Tours runs Broome's Astronomy Experience. Broome's Astronomy Experience is 2 hours of pure and intensely practical astronomy. It is educational, entertaining and designed to blow your mind with an understanding of where you are in the great, grand scheme of things. We use big telescopes, lasers and fun under some of the best stargazing skies on the planet.Come and join us at our dark stargazing site Monday and Wednesdays at 8pm and Fridays and Saturdays at 6pm. We cater for your corporate, private or school groups on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
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Broome Highway, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
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+61 417 949 958

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Greg Quicke is an extrovert! A largely self-taught former pearl-diver, with a vast Bernard Shaw-type beard, he knows his stars! A bus-trip to a remote bush location was followed by visitors staggering along a trail marked by dim red lights to an open area where...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great to see someone making astronomy so accessible! It was a very entertaining and informative evening. A great showman! Definitely worth giving a go if you have an evening spare. If you are interested in astronomy and had not done any study on the topic...More

Thank JenJenE
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Do make time while in Broome to catch one of Greg's tours. After so many years he has refined the show to perfection . His performance is theatrical but the night sky , seen through telescopes, binoculars or even the naked eye and away from...More

Thank Becahm
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My husband and son did this Astronomy tour last year when we were in Broome, so this year our whole family decided to go. It's out in a clearing 20 minutes out of Broome and you get a detailed set of instructions for how to...More

Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Awe Inspiring trip into the Universe and its infinity. I shall never look at the sky in the same way. Greg and his beautiful artist wife make it as alive and entertaining as you could dream of. It is a Must Do in Broome. It...More

Thank Karine B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Information at just the right level. The sky on a moonless night was truly awesome - like nothing you ever see in a city. Helpful & knowledgeable team. Greg's explanations challenged our thinking, gave us knew knowledge in a memorable way. After this evening, we...More

Thank Snailys
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was a very entertaining and comfortable tour. Definitely dress warm as directed, it was freezing out there. Greg puts on a good show and it felt like we learnt something. Worth a visit if you have time.

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had a beaut night with a passionate celestial character! Greg is enthralling, extremely knowledgeable and totally captivating. We'll never look up at the night sky in the same way again!

Thank jaybee754
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Greg has his own unique way of looking at things. Self taught and extremely self assured he gets you thinking about your surroundings very differently. Alot of information to take in but if you have any interest in Astronomy it is well worthwhile

Thank Stubbsyt
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This tour was fantastic and has changed the way I think about the stars! Greg has a great way of getting people interested in astrology. Highly recommend that you check it out! Especially if you are about to go camping out on the gibb, where...More

Thank Sarah H
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