The Carnarvon Astro Tourism Enterprise Development initiative was conceptualised by SARAO’s Stakeholder Engagement Division in 2018 as a potential socio-economic development project. Subsequently, SARAO, the South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO) and the Astronomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA) hosted a number of sky viewing events in the surrounding communities to evaluate interest, among others.
Last Updated on February 8, 2024
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