SIfA Events and meetings



From a recent observing run at the AAT, we have two Iridium flares, separated by 30 secs - the first at -1, and the second at -8. Legendary Steve Lee (AAO) photographed these - the optically minded will also see the Milky Way and a Magellanic Cloud.
Geraint Lewis


Regular meetings


  • SIfA Seminars Held weekly, typically on Fridays at 11am-12pm in LT5 in the Physics Building.


  • Astro Morning Tea Held weekly in the School of Physics tea room, from 10:15-11:00am on Monday mornings.




''Red Square" Peter Tuthill

Forthcoming meetings

Mini-workshop on Galaxies and Radio-mode Feedback
Tuesday 3 April 2012, Darlington Centre, University of Sydney

Past Events







  • AstroMed09 - 14 to 16 December 2009, Veterinary Science Conference Centre , University of Sydney


  • MANIFEST Science Day - 6 October, 2009, AAO Conference Room












  • SUSI Workshop (Final Announcement and Program), Thursday 29 May 2008, Darlington Centre, University of Sydney


  • Aus-VO Summer School - March 2008



  • ASA 2007: See SIfA poster presentations from the 2007 ASA Annual Scientific Meeting


  • Molonglo 1965-2005: A symposium celebrating 40 years of science at Molonglo (November 2005)