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About Me

Posted by Trevor Barry on February 3, 2010 at 3:52 AM Comments comments (2)

About me.


Greetings to all that visit my new Quarks Astronomy site.

I live in the far west of NSW Australia in the mining town of Broken Hill.

I worked on the mines for 34 years and have an obsession with astronomy. I have built several telescopes & mounts and also designed and built my own observatory. I enjoy observational astronomy, deep sky imaging and of late have specializ...

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From Broken Hill To The Keck's

Posted by Trevor Barry on February 3, 2010 at 1:37 AM Comments comments (5)

From Broken Hill to the Kecks


By Trevor Barry


2008 was a most memorable year for me as an amateur astronomer, I am a very ordinary bloke. I left school after year 10 to take up an apprenticeship with CRA on one of the local mines, working there for the next 34 years. I have had numerous teachers that have attended my ob...

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