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Old 18-09-2011, 01:17 PM
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I was looking for information on telescopes. from memory i came arcoss an article on how to pick your first scope. it was really helpful and lead me to a review on the 10" GSO DOB's.

After that, most things i searched for brought me back to IIS !!!
and there it was, the start of something beautiful
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Old 19-09-2011, 01:00 PM
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found ice link from southern sky watch
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Old 20-09-2011, 10:31 AM
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I can't remember the exact search I did. It was either about how to pick your first scope, or searching for amateur astronomy forums. Either way, I was looking for an Australian site.
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Old 16-10-2011, 08:39 PM
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Answered "other" as I was told about the site by some of the guys I met at Bretti when they were having a bit of a star party and we lobbed in to camp for the weekend.
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Old 30-11-2011, 09:39 AM
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Trying to find out if a Celestron 50AZ would make a good guide scope for my C8
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Old 30-11-2011, 08:15 PM
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I had a similar experience to Mel (#221), I came across this website a few times looking for information on which telescope to buy. However I didn't realise this was an Australian website until I was with the Macarthur Astronomical Society last month.
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Old 07-12-2011, 04:54 PM
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same Aaron, i was so pleased when i realised this was an Aussie site it makes it so much easier when everything is relevant!!
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Old 07-12-2011, 05:02 PM
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Search from Google . I don't remember what was I searching for - it was long time ago.
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Old 13-12-2011, 06:16 PM
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I found the site from a search in google. It was a while ago but I believe it was to do with what scope would be best for a beginner.
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Old 18-12-2011, 09:04 AM
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I think I was doing a google search for Australian Astronomy
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Old 21-12-2011, 09:07 PM
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Hunting internet-wide extensively for info on my telescope. And up came Iceinspace! Yay! love it, and the people here are really helpful, friendly folk. I'm truly impressed.
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Old 08-01-2012, 05:13 PM
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I was researching a telescope to buy on internet and saw IIS advertised in telescope store.
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Old 03-06-2012, 02:45 PM
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Not sure, think I was searching for Astronomy Forum.
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Old 07-06-2012, 03:15 PM
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Was searching for Australian Astronomy within the central coast
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Old 12-08-2012, 10:07 PM
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Was told by a helpful man at BinTel Glebe
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Old 17-08-2012, 12:22 AM
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A passerby at Siding Spring Observatory Open Day 2009. Went over there again last week for "Lighting Information Day" with our Shire Councillor. Prof Fred Watson lead a team of astronomers in a sales pitch to the local Local Government officers to preserve the dark skies asset they depend on so much. I'm going to rejoin International Dark Skies Association. We just had new street lights installed in Gulargambone, within sight of AAT dome. They are not good design, poorly shielded and mounted, fluorescents !
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Old 19-09-2012, 09:58 PM
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I used google to search for a southern hemisphere astronomy forum Mike
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Old 12-10-2012, 06:43 AM
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Searching Google for astronomy info.
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Old 23-10-2012, 05:26 PM
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Google search for Australian astronomy forums
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Old 14-11-2012, 09:56 AM
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I did a google search for scope reviews on the scope I was about to buy when I came across IIS. I liked the site so much that I signed up
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