2015 Sponsors

2015 continued the tradition of an exciting pool of raffle prizes, provided by our fantastic sponsors.  We couldn't hold the raffle without our sponsors, and ask that you support them when making purchasing decisions as they have supported you as a community.

 

Sponsoring Organisations in 2015

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  • MajorSponsor
  • AstroVisuals are sup[pliers of Astronomy Apps, Calendars, DVDs & Sky and Moon Maps.
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  • Now under new management, Sirius Optics continues the tradition as a long time supporter of Queensland Astrofest, and supply a wide range of telescopes and accessories.   
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    • MajorSponsor
  • Tasco Sales (Aust.) Pty Ltd. Is one of Australia’s leading privately owned small arms and optical suppliers with over 50 years trade experience and representing over 30 international partners we access a diverse and superior range of products catering for law enforcement sales, military sales and commercial sales as well
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    • MajorSponsor
  • Gondwana Telescopes is the creation of long time amateur astronomer Alexander Massey. Alex has been a keen visual observer since he got his first little 2" refractor over thirty years ago. He has also had a passion for visual art, and astronomy and art found a natural partnership with Alex
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  • The Binocular and Telescope Shop is a retail store specializing in high quality optical products.  We have a large and diverse range and enjoy assisting our customers to purchase the products best suited to their requirements. Our Philosophy "Good quality sells itself." We believe this is true. 
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    • MajorSponsor
  • AstroShop are specialist supplier of high quality telescopes, binoculars and accessories including major brands such as Vixen (Japan) Sky-Watcher, Saxon telescopes, XAGYL and Farpoint astronomy accessories, DayStar H-alpha solar filters and telescopes, Thousand Oaks optical dew heaters and white light filters plus Baader products,high end  Moravian Instruments CCD cameras, William Optics, JMI, Hotech, ProStar
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    • MajorSponsor

 

Winners

Here are the winners from 2015

Sponsor: Prize

Winner

My AstroShop: SkyWatcher 10" GoTo Dobsonian

Rob Cormack

Bintel: Star Adventurer bundle

John Hughes

Sirius Optics: Star Adventurer

Withdrawn

SkyWatcher: 8" Non-GoTo Dobsonian

Earl Henderson

Sirius Optics: Orion Star Shoot CCD camera

David O'Driscoll

Sirius Optics: Moonlight Focuser (either SCT or Refractor)

Michael Walsh

Sirius Optics: Observatory tent

John Mills (Bintel)

Sirius Optics: Umbrella

Peta Horvath (Prize won by Alex Massey but given to Peta)

Starlight Instruments: $200 voucher

Colin Christensen

MyAstroShop: Tube Rings and Guide Scope

Darren Horvath

QAF Committee: $100 Gift Certificate to MyAstroShop

David O'Driscoll

QAF Committee: $100 Gift Certificate to MyAstroShop

Belinda Bowie (Duckadang Manager)

Australian Sky & Telescope: 1 year Subscription

Scott Gordon

Australian Sky & Telescope: Planisphere, DVD, mags

Alex Massey

Software Bisque: $99 voucher

Sophie Grimshaw

QAF Committee: Safety case

Michael Walsh

QAF Committee: Safety case

Linda Landman

ATMQ: Laser Collimator - handcrafted

Earl Henderson

ATMQ: Cheshire Eye Piece - handcrafted

Michael Tubby

ATMQ: Cheshire Eye Piece - handcrafted

Darren Horvath

ATMQ: Cheshire Eye Piece - handcrafted

Alpha Pavo

ATMQ: Cheshire Eye Piece - handcrafted

Barbara Horn

ATMQ: Solar finder

David O'Driscoll

ATMQ: Solar finder

TC

ATMQ: Solar finder

Tony Surma-Hawes

ATMQ: Solar finder

Louie da Fly (Wayne Howarth)

ATMQ: Solar finder

Michael Tubby

BAS: Towel - embroidered

David Langridge

BAS: Bath mat - embroidered

David Hough

BAS: Tea Towel - embroidered

Renato Langersek

BAS: Tea Towel - embroidered

Brendan Downs

Astrovisuals: Star/Moon map,

Scott Payne, LJ, LdF, MT, Rod Smith

Alex Massey: Sun sketch

Linda Landman

 
 

Astrofest 2015

2015 Astrofest was another great event. On behalf of the Astrofest Committee I'd like to thank everyone who attended and had such a great time, it's the people out on the field who make this event so much fun.

I also want to thank Astrofest 2015 sponsors, especially:

 

Stay well & clear skies.

Earl and the Astrofest Committee 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015 Lost Property

The following items were abandoned at the event in 2015.  If you recognise these, please contact the Registrar.

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