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Bintel Lunar Challenge (Sponsored by Celestron Australia!)

(Moon at 72% phase taken by Dylan O’Donnell / Celestron 9.25″ Edge HD / Canon 6D MK II)  On July 20th, 1969 Apollo 11 landed on the Moon. To celebrate this momentous occasion 50 years ago, Bintel and Celestron Australia are running another challenge! We are asking our customers to photograph the moon between June […]

Eltham College Observatory

Bintel are proud to help supply and support the equipment for Eltham College Observatory! The fully remote Observatory was built by Brett Soames of Bathurst and currently houses the following instruments; Software Bisque Paramount ME11 Planewave 17″ CDK Software Bisque MX+ Celestron 11″ RASA The Original Observatory was badly damaged in storms in 2011 and […]