Dark Sky Project is pleased to offer The Crater Experience at the Cowan's Private Observatory from Friday 3 July 2020. Tours will operate Thursday - Mondays. Bookings can be made online or phone +64 3 680 6960.
Access to University of Canterbury Mount John Observatory
The Mount John Observatory vehicle access road will be open 10.30am - 2.30pm Thursday to Monday. Please note an $8 user fee applies per vehicle.
The Astro Cafe located at Mt John summit remains closed; please note there are no toilet facilities available.
Astro Cafe and Dark Sky Diner: closed until further notice
Astro Cafe, Dark Sky Diner and the Dark Sky Project retail shop remains closed until further notice. Updates will be made on this website.