kernow astronomers
About Us

looking at the sky

We are a friendly, relaxed, group of people sharing a common interest in all things astronomical.

Our membership ranges from complete beginners to those experienced in observing and the more technical aspects e.g. astrophotography.

We usually meet on the first and third Fridays of the month during the winter and third Fridays only in the summer. The meetings start at 7:30pm. More...

Recent Event
Stargazing live


In association with the BBC, Stargazing Live 2014 at St.Columb Major Academy.


Where to find us

All regular club meetings are held at the St. Columb Major Academy, Cornwall.


Next Public Event - September 5th
star party


Kernow Astronomers put on a show at Trevarrian Holiday Park on Friday September 5th, starting at 6:30pm

Come and see the Sun, Moon and stars


Next Meeting

space weather

Friday September 19th

"Sunny, with a Mild Chance of Catastrophe"
A talk by Sean Elvidge from Birmingham University about the causes and effects of space weather.