The Martinborough Dark Sky Society are pleased to announce the IDA (International Dark Sky Association) have officially recognised Martinborough a the first 3K City in NZ.
This is our first crucial step in helping us prepare our application to be recognised as an International Dark Sky Reserve
New Zealand Night Sky Enthusiasts Protect the Dark
The Martinborough Star has published an article on our efforts to create a Dark Sky Reserve in the South Wairarapa around Martinborough.
Click here to read article
The Wairarapa Times-Age kindly wrote an article on our efforts here
Showing off our night skies
This newspaper article was published on October 5th 2017 in both the Wairarapa News and Dominion Post.
We’re proud to announce that the Martinborough Dark Sky Society was formed at a meeting in the Lions Club in Martinborough on Tuesday 28th November 2017, and our first committee has been elected.
Much work to do!