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...

Past 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 - October 3rd
star party


Kernow Astronomers will put on a show at the National Trust's Trerice House, starting at 7.00pm

Come and see all the celestial delights that the Cornish sky has to offer.


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.