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Volunteer Rescue Service – Starfest 2016 Charity

By on May 3, 2016 in News |

This year all donations and sales from the Bok Lecture and Science in the Pub go to the NSW VRA. Find out more about what the NSW VRA does at http://www.rescue.org.au The NSW Volunteer Rescue Association is made up of specialist rescue operatives working for their communities in over 58 locations across New South Wales. They are primary responders for Road Crash...

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Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service – StarFest 2015 Charity

By on Sep 15, 2015 in News |

This year all StarFest proceeds from Science in the Pub and the Bok Lecture will be donated to … The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service has been supporting our community with free of charge aeromedical rescue services since 1975 and this year marks 40 years of our Service. The New England North West commenced operations in 2000 based out of Tamworth. In...

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From the Starfest Trivia Quiz winner

By on Oct 28, 2014 in News |

Congratulations Chloe – the winner of the Starfest 2014 Trivia Quiz. Chloe sent the following email of thanks. Hi, Thankyou I’ve been using the binoculars and they’re amazing! Much more portable than a telescope! Here are a few paragraphs about myself: I’ve been interested in astronomy for as long as I can remember, but it probably started when my dad took me...

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