Welcome to the
Cowichan Valley Starfinders
The Cowichan Valley Starfinders are a non-profit society who’s mandate is to promote and enjoy amateur astronomy in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Monthly Club Socials
Socials are held the 4th Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm with the exception of July, August and December (dinner) and are hosted in Mill Bay. Come and enjoy a fun and informative social and maybe a little observing afterward.
Astronomy & Space News
- There’s Evidence that Mars is Still Volcanically Active
- Opportunity Reaches the End of Its Long Road
- Weekly Space Hangout: Feb 13, 2019 – Luciano Iess of the Cassini Radio Science Team
- Want to Move to Mars? A Round-Trip Ticket Will Only Cost $100,000 According to Elon Musk
- Will Sirius Disappear on February 18th?
- Here’s a Clever idea. Build Moon Bases in Craters and then Fill them in with Lunar Regolith
- Thanks to Gaia, We Now Know Exactly When We’ll be Colliding with Andromeda
- New Study Pushes Back Milky Way’s Dust-up with Andromeda
- New Horizons took this shot of MU69 as it sped away from its encounter
- Earth’s magnetic shield booms like a drum when hit by impulses