RAS meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 7:30pm at The Arts Village, 1240 Hinemaru St (corner of Hinemaru and Himemoa Sts ) Rotorua.
The monthly meetings generally include presentations from members or a special guest covering a wide variety of topics as well as viewing through the society’s telescope when the weather permits. The Rotorua Astronomical Society (RAS) was established in February 1986 and is affiliated with the Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand (RASNZ).
RAS Annual Membership is available as follows:
Per person $25.00
Couple or family $40.00
Casual (with first meeting free) $5.00