Talk: John Tebbutt

Talk: John Tebbutt

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Hawkesbury Regional Museum

8 Baker Street

Windsor, NSW 2756


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Come along to hear about our upcoming project, and the life and achievements of this prominent amateur scientist.

About this event

Internationally renowned 19th century astronomer John Tebbutt who lived his entire life in the Hawkesbury, will be the feature of an amazing new online resource being developed by the Hawkesbury Regional Museum. Featuring interviews about John Tebbutt’s astronomical contributions, an online tour of his observatory which still stands today in Windsor and stunning photographs of some of his original objects. Come along to hear about this project, and the life and achievements of this prominent amateur scientist.



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