Eye on the sky

Flagler, Bette
November 2009
Heritage New Zealand;Summer2009, Issue 115, p16
The article focuses on the Carter Observatory in Wellington, New Zealand. It traces how the establishment has developed through the initial funding by British-born Wellington contractor Charles Rooking Carter, the Carter Observatory Act and its conversion into an attraction and astronomy education centre by the Story Inc. It features the discussions by Story Inc. director Dean Cato and Carter Observatory director Sarah Rusholme on the factors considered in transforming the observatory.


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