The town of Darkan is nestled between the forests of the south-west and the Wheatbelt to the west. Beautifully maintained historic buildings showcase the region’s pioneering past. The night skies out at One Gate Farm are splendid for stargazing so enjoy this special event under the stars. Learn about the Total Solar Eclipse, discover why Western Australia is a world-class dark sky tourism destination and find out all about WA’s amazing space science projects. View through telescopes and be amazed at a spectacular green laser pointer tour of Southern Hemisphere constellations.
This Eclipse Discovery Tour event is made possible by funding from Tourism WA, CSIRO, International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, Scitech and Curtin University. The event is also supported by Astrotourism WA and 18 regional Local Governments, including the Shire of Three Springs. The Eclipse Discovery Tour is a series of stargazing events around Western Australia, your world-class dark sky tourism destination and space science epicentre!