Ireland's Largest Astronomy Community
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Welcome to the Irish Federation of Astronomical Societies (IFAS), an umbrella group of Astronomical Clubs & Societies throughout Ireland represented and helped here. 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 for great prizes.
- Useful guides, downloads and more.
Join over 2,200 registered like-minded Amateur Astronomers from Ireland and around the world! 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.
October's Astrophotography Competition target: The Moon
October's target for our competition this month is The Moon, with a great prize on offer of a pair of Celestron Skymaster 15 X 70 Binoclars, 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.
Vote for the best image of September!
Many thanks to our other monthly sponsor, Ktec Telescopes Ltd. for their continued support. 9 superb images on Nebulae & Galaxies were submitted and are now open for voting. Cast your vote here >
- Cork Astronomy Club, Mon 10th November. Monthly meeting.
- “Astronomy with Binoculars - a few observations”. Speaker: Tom Bonner. Tom is a prominent...
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