Ireland's Largest Astronomy Community
Link with Astronomers from Ireland and around the world!
Welcome to IFAS, an umbrella group of Astronomical Clubs & Societies throughout Ireland represented by this FREE website and its committee. Through this website, you can avail of:
- Chat Forums for getting/offering tips, tricks and sharing news and events.
- Club and Society nationwide events posted in one easy-to-find website.
- Upcoming astronomical highlights and events.
- Buy & Sell for private individuals.
- Monthly Sponsored Astrophotography Competitions.
- Useful guides, downloads and more.
Join over 2,200 registered like-minded Amateur Astronomers from Ireland and around the world!
No other website exists like this in Ireland. Joining only takes a minute and it's FREE. You can view topics without registering, but you won't be able to post content unless you are registered. Register Here >>
Mars is April's target: Astrophotography Competition
April's target for our competition this month is Mars, with a great prize on offer of a €100 Gift Voucher, kindly sponsored by Scopes & Space Ltd.
To vote on the entries, or take part in our competition, you must be a registered member of our forums. Registration is free, and takes less than 2 minutes.
And the IFAS Astronomer of the Year 2013 is...
The nominations came in, the votes were cast, and the IFAS Astronomer of the Year 2013 is Carl O'Beirne!