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Springbrook Research Observatory

2337 Springbrook Rd, Springbrook, Gold Coast, Queensland 4213, Australia
+61 400 789 451
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Glow Worm Evening Eco-Adventure from the Gold Coast
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“glow worms” (2 reviews)
“telescope” (8 reviews)
“saturn” (3 reviews)
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2337 Springbrook Rd, Springbrook, Gold Coast, Queensland 4213, Australia
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+61 400 789 451
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Quite a drive to get out to Springbrook but totally worth the effort. Partner is into the stars and Planets etc , so I went for him and didn't expect to enjoy it as much as I did. I found Andre so informative and knowledgeable...More

1  Thank _susan_dysart
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was a wonderful visit, as Andre took us out to the telescope and focused on the moon, then Saturn, and Jupiter. I had asked to see Saturn, so was given the first look. Everyone in our group had a chance to look through the...More

Thank Lorraine B
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were able to get out to the Springbrook Observatory in mid-December on a stunningly clear night. The host was excellent, very passionate about the place and the observations made from this site. We all got to look through the telescope at some amazing heavenly...More

Thank JGDynamo
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

The intermittent moments of silence under the blanket of stars transported me into space. The croaking of frogs in the bush that surrounded the complex was the only reminder of feet firmly planted on the observation deck. His fascination with the celestial worlds were contagious...More

1  Thank ericmnorcross
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

We arrived at Springbrook Observatory about 7.30pm & were met by an amazing man who talked to us all about the stars & planets & we all got to have a look through a massive telescope. It was very interesting.

Thank cheekycarmel
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Reviewed 23 December 2015

Visited here as part of glow worm tour. This place was great, even though there was cloud cover, Andre was fabulous, catching what we could despite the weather, super explanations, lovely and humorous fellow. We all had a turn on the telescope that was very...More

1  Thank Sonjabs
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

I also visited here as part of the glow worm tour with Scenic Tours. Must say it was the best part of the whole tour. We were greeted by Andre who runs the facility. We were introduced to one of his telescopes where he gave...More

4  Thank Panache83
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Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

We visited the observatory as part of a glow worm tour with scenic tours... it was fantastic and the highlight of my kids night. A night full of adventures wandering through rain forest to the glow worms could only be topped by something amazing and...More

2  Thank Jodie S
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