Australia & the Pacific Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Australia & the Pacific activity »
  1. 1 Help on Itinerary
  2. 2 Best time to visit New Zealand?
  3. 3 New Zealand Itinerary
  4. 4 Sydney Trip
  5. 5 Trip Report Australia: "Home" for the Holidays
  6. 6 GTG in Australia - Feb or March
  7. 7 Trip Report Just got back from Bora Bora, French Polynesia. Honeymoon video inside.
  8. 8 Sydney. Where to stay.
  9. 9 Restaurant for Birthday Dinner in Melourne
  10. 10 Indian restaurants in Sydney.
  11. 11 Extra 2 nights = help
  12. 12 February Australia Visit
  13. 13 New Zealand February 2017 Questions
  14. 14 Best wildlife near sydney
  15. 15 Where to go in Australia
  16. 16 Bruny Island
  17. 17 Western Australia
  18. 18 South Island - West Coast Itinerary
  19. 19 Vava'u - Tongan Beach Resort - Photoshopped pictures on their website
  20. 20 New Zealand South Island Alternative Itinerary
  21. 21 New Zealand travel agents/itinerary
  22. 22 Trip Report 17 Days Around New Zealand South Island. My Jaw Dropped Everywhere I went!
  23. 23 Milford Sound Coach/Cruise/Fly Options
  24. 24 10 days in Sydney and surrounding areas
  25. 25 Telephone Reception
View next 25 » Back to the top

Total solar eclipse Cairns Nov. 2012

Jump to last reply

Having an avid interest in astronomy, I have always wanted to witness the spectacle of a total solar eclipse. Surfing the net, I see a total solar eclipse will cross Cape York (including Cairns) on Nov. 13, 2012. It will occur just after sunrise that day.

My question is...given the time of day, and the the time of year, what are the chances the sun will actually be visible, i.e., not being cloudy? If the prospects are good, I'll start planning now!

Thanks, Ralph

98 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement