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    Hi all, I shall be joining*a star party/outreach*with these fine folk*at Paarl about 50km from Cape Town tomorrow night.
    First time I will be taking my scope with, I hope*I'm up to showing public the right things. I think I will target 47Tucanae its the most impressive object at the moment I think, but I'm sure I will be able to get advice from some very experienced people. Looking forward to an interesting night!
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    Default Re: Cape Town Star Party

    Hope you have tons of fun and meet some new astro friends.
    Will be looking out for your report.

    The last event organized for Durb's was washed out, as was the previous, seems like a trend.
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    Have fun, Ray! These events can be enormously fun and satisfying. I hope all goes well and it is an amazing night.
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    Great opportunity to learn and share! Enjoy!!

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    Default Re: Cape Town Star Party

    Quote Originally Posted by strayring View Post
    Hi all, I shall be joining*a star party/outreach*with these fine folk*at Paarl about 50km from Cape Town tomorrow night.
    First time I will be taking my scope with, I hope*I'm up to showing public the right things. I think I will target 47Tucanae its the most impressive object at the moment I think, but I'm sure I will be able to get advice from some very experienced people. Looking forward to an interesting night!
    Cheers, Ray.
    We had a club outing to Boyden Observatory outside Bloemfontein on Wednesday and conditions were excellent! I bought my 15" Obsession with and the view of 47 Tucana was exceptional ! I only hope your view tomorrow would be as good!
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