This list gives an indication of some of the  activities of our team.

  • IDA Vic Presidents Report 20219-20

  • Presentation of a Good Lighting Award October 2020 Nicholas Elliot (Retired) Moreland Council.
  • IDA Vic is now supporting 5 Communities working towards becoming a Dark Sky Place: Airey’s Inlet, Ballarat, Mallacoota, Mornington and Mt Buller & Mt Stirling. As at October 2020
  • Submissions Aug – Sept 2020 to: Heritage Victoria Permit application P3267 NGV Art installation on the St Kilda boulevard
    Inquiry into Ecosystem Decline in Victoria
    Environmental Protection & Biodiversity Conservation Act ReviewLake Wendouree Lighting ProjectYarra Planning Scheme Amendment C269
  • International Dark Sky Week Event  IDAVic in Partnership with the Ballarat Municipal Observatory and Museum
  • Stand at Buninyong Sustainability Festival February 2020
  • IDAVic President’s Report 2018-2019
  • Submissions to Redrafting of AS/NZ 4282 and 1158.3.1  2019
  • Submissions to the Draft Lighting Policy for Maroondah Council
  • Hosting the first Dark Sky Symposium in Australia at NACAA XXVlll Ballarat Easter 2017
  • Educational -Astrolight Festival Scienceworks 2017
  • Educational- Astrolight Festival Scienceworks 2016
  • IDA Victoria President’s Report Sept 2015
  • Attendance at the Australian Smart Lighting Summit 2015 on 8 & 9 September 2015 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Dr N Lomb
  • Presentation at The Light Fantastic – The Science & Technology of Light event on 19 August 2015‏ at the University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba. Dr N lomb
  • Short talk at the Reclaiming the Stars, fireside chat on 19 June 2015 at Federation Square. Dr N Lomb
  • Presentation to City of Ballarat 17 June . J Bailey
  • Short talk to Glen Eira Council on 9 June 2015. Dr N Lomb
  • Presentation to Moorabool Shire Council 3 June 2015. J Bailey