Welcome to the O.A.S. website

Our site is your link to all that’s astronomical in Orpington & Bromley. Come and join local enthusiasts discussing and enjoying the night sky!

Solar System Picnic — Sat Aug 16th, 2014

Otford Solar System Model - The SunYou are invited to join us for a walk around the Solar System Model at Otford followed by a picnic (bring your own!). If you wish to walk to ‘Pluto’ and around the other ‘planets’, please meet at the Recreation Ground car park in Otford at 11:00 am. Otherwise, arrive at about 12:30 pm for a picnic near the ‘Sun’!


Deep Sky Camp — Fri Jul 25th - Sun Jul 27th, 2014

DSC_smallA regular Deep Sky Camp; please remember to book a place at the camp site and mention that you’re with the OAS party when you do so. Please also remember to keep an eye on the forum for last-minute details…


You may have noticed…

This website has had a face-lift. We hope it will be just as easy as the old one to find your way around, with all the information the old one had and some new things as well.

There are some sections of the site which only O.A.S. members can read. You need to log in as an O.A.S. member (subscriber) to view them. There’s a log-in link near the top of the page and another in the sidebar. O.A.S. members who had a login ID on the old website should find that it works on this one. Please email the website admins (or use the contact form) if you are an O.A.S. member and would like a login ID.