NACAA XXVI, Melbourne 2014

The Astronomical Society of Victoria hosted the 26th NACAA over the Easter 2014 weekend. It was an outstanding success.

Over the four days of the event, there were more than 60 presentations, covering the diverse range of amateur astronomy activities in Australia and beyond. Highlights included:

Click here to see the full programme.

The 2014 Page Medal was presented at the convention dinner to Tim Napier-Munn for his work to model the factors that affect the resolving of double stars by visual observers. The Astral Award for best presentation went to Saeed Salimpour who spoke on the exciting life of Captain Henry Evans Baker.