The best locations for stargazing according to astronomer Perry Vlahos
From Melbourne to Mount Arapiles, here are the top spots for catching starry skies that are sure to have you over the moon.
Interested in a night under the stars? During the Dreamtime, the First Nations peoples used Indigenous astronomy for everything including navigation, calendars, weather predictions, art and music.
Since the 1600s, avid astronomers have used technology to find out more about why the galaxy glitters, from planet spotting to constellations and shooting stars.
Astronomer Perry Vlahos knows a thing or two about being star-struck. As a leader of group stargazing tours and founder of the Mount Burnett Observatory, Vlahos has perfected the art of catching a starry night.
Here are the top spots to go star gazing in Victoria according to the experts.