Australia’s Online Astronomy & Telescope Shop

We are open Sundays and Mondays 9am to 5pm, Tuesdays 9:30am to 5pm, Wednesdays to Fridays 9am to 5pm.  We are closed on Saturdays.  Call 1300 278 763 or (07) 5666 7035 to place an order or get some advice.

Check out our Youtube Channel – We are starting to add videos of some of our products.

LATEST UPDATES AND NEWS – Check at the beginning of each month to see our special!
  • We just noticed PayPal was down as a payment option.  Oops.  Fixed. 😉
  • Astro Dog is now an official dealer for SVBONY!  We will be starting with the ED range of refractors, as well as some terrific eyepieces.  Finally, a good product with local support and shipping options.
  • Kson backorder update – As expected, this is scheduled for August.  Astrodog and Kson are working hard to get some new prototype scopes on this order, which are being completed and is causing a delay
  • AUGUST SPECIAL – With the launch of our new 495nm Pro Red Astronomy Headlamp in September, we are doing an interesting promotion.  Here’s how the promo works.  (1) Buy a classic red headlamp with batteries from our website along with any regular order over $100 in August to qualify.  (2) Next, try it out and send us your review (50 words or more) or share a picture of you using it with your astro gear which we may share.  (3) Redeem your special $26.95 credit to the new Pro 495nm headlamp when it launches in September!
  • 9/7/22 – We are out of stock of the 90mm and 102mm Kson refractors, more expected August.

Used gear here.  New things added now and then.

Hint : Press CTRL-F5 on a PC or refresh when you visit our site, or you will get a cached version, which won’t include the latest news and latest updates.

WHY SHOP AT ASTRODOG?

  • NO FRILLS GREAT SERVICE – Advice and support with phone support.  No Spam Emails, product pushing from us, no “Mailing Lists”.  You can call and place a phone order if you like.  Enjoy your entire shopping experience with us – including after you buy it!
  • GREAT PRODUCTS – We will only stock products that you will faithfully want by your side.  We stock unusual and interesting gear you won’t find anywhere else.
  • STAR REWARDS – 1 loyalty point per $1 spent, redeem immediately on next purchase – Star Points are worth twice as much as your Woolworths points!  Automatically done when you checkout and are signed into your account.
  • FAST FREE SHIPPING –  Australian Orders of $100 or more that can fit in into a 28x18x10 box will be shipped for free!  Express is just $14.95!  International Orders from UK, NZ, JAPAN welcome (日本に発送します).

Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don’t forget your beanies ’cause it’s cooooold out there today.

[All products in stock]

Just added to the store

[Books sold out, some on backorder]

SVBONY

[In Stock – more product lines will be added in due time]

Kson Ke’sil Variants ($200 deposit to secure your order for July/August)

[Expected August]

Mk II Kson Refractors are in – see what makes these special!

[Only Kson f/5’s (vixen and ring versions) in stock.  We are accepting preorders for the next batch due August]

Bundle these with your choice of mount.  The A102G now comes with a superb deluxe case included.

KSON COMPLETE TELESCOPE PACKAGES

[F/5 packages the only ones left in stock – Saxon Packages are available)

SAXON COMPLETE TELESCOPE PACKAGES

[Most packages available, Dob’s won’t be back until we move to our new premises for obvious reasons)

MOUNTS

[One NEQ6 left, all light mounts in stock, KSON specialty mounts including MD and the new EQ4 arriving August]

SCOPES

Having trouble picking one?  Just give us a call and we will talk to you and help you decide on a suitable telescope.

ASTRONOMY LIGHTING

Australia’s BEST Astronomy Red Headlamps and Flashlights

We are launching the successor to the original Astro Dog Headlamps – the new Astronomy Headlamp Pro in September.  Darker, 670nm red light, longer strap, 10% dimmer than the original model for just 10 bucks more.  You’ll love it!  You can purchase it now and have it shipped out when they arrive.

RED Headlamp – Coded “Right is White” to prevent unfortunate white light accidents.  You won’t notice it on your head, it’s that light.

COLLIMATION EQUIPMENT

[Due to new Australian laws regarding CR2032 batteries and child safety, all our collimation gear has been changed to be either battery free, or to use safer AA batteries!)

One Stop Collimation Shop

EYEPIECES

GENUINE MEADE 4000 Series

Meade Eyepieces are made to a high standard and offer excellent contract and views at a very reasonable price point

BAADER MORPHEUS 76 Degree Field of View, Modular Design

[Hard to get in stock currently, 12.5mm and 14mm are the only ones not made from unobtainium)

Use our eyepiece menu to select additional eyepieces.  Tip – Grab a Baader Zoom, a wide view Baader 32mm Plossl, or a 7mm kson “planet killer” or a 7mm Fujiyama to get a great additional eyepiece!

KSON ORTHOSCOPIC LE – ABBE ORTHOSCOPIC, with long eye relief

[Available in 4.5mm,  7.5mm, 10.5mm,16.8mm and 24mm focal lengths]

Suitable for all Telescopes, similar to classic University Optics “volcano tops”

FUJIYAMA – JAPANESE ORTHOSCOPIC

[Always in stock]

Suitable for all Telescopes, similar to classic University Optics “volcano tops”

MASUYAMA – JAPANESE REFRACTOR SPECIALIST YEPIECES

[In Stock and wonderful]

Suitable for f/8 and longer refractors

DOBSONIAN TELESCOPES

[Kson 5.3″ in stock, others CALL]

If your selecting a Dobsonian with a 2″ focuser, the Kson 2″ Eyepiece Pack is hard to beat for value and sharpness.

LYNX UK MADE EQMOD CABLES

Three types – RJ12 (slim), RJ45 (looks like a network cable) and 9 Pin.  Check your mount for where it goes to determine what you need. Free 5m upgrade if you want it.

Astro Force Cables (click) are also available for $20 less and do the same thing.

BAADER FILTERS

A filter can greatly enhance your enjoyment – Don’t know how to use Wratten filters?  Check our informative article. 

495nm / UHC / OIII / H-Beta OTHER FILTERS / FILTER PACKS

[If you have an achromat, the 495nm can perform virtual wonders – give it a go!]

RINGS INCLUDING VIXEN PLATES

For Reflectors and Rerfractors

OTHER COOL ASTRONOMY BITS

NEW TO ASTROPHOTOGRAPY?  EAGLE IT.

Use the “SEARCH” feature or the menus to find what you need or call us on 1300 ASTRODOG.