Wednesday, June 27, 2012

List of Astronomy Clubs / Contacts in Malaysia

This is a non-exhaustive list of astronomy clubs and societies in schools, colleges, and communities. Their Facebook groups and webpages (if available) are all listed. If you are not sure of which group to contact, just send a comment below.

- Kuala Lumpur/Klang Valley Collegiate Societies
1. Methodist College Kuala Lumpur Stargazer Society (Brickfields, KL Area)
http://www.facebook.com/groups/169019863117155/
http://stargazersociety.blogspot.com/
2. Astronomer Society of HELP University College, (Damansara, KL Area)
http://www.facebook.com/groups/163144070469942/
3. UNITEN Astronomy Club (Kajang area) https://www.facebook.com/groups/402627873109288/
4. Astronomy Club in INTI College Subang Jaya
Contact : Brindha Kanniah https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=637172944
5. UTAR FES Astronomy Club
https://www.facebook.com/groups/307153696061/

6. NEW MEMBER! SMJK Yu Hua Astronomy Club (Kajang)
In cooperation with Astronomy Exploration Club at Kajang - https://www.facebook.com/groups/222149901131543/

- Kuala Lumpur/Klang Valley Public Societies
1. Astronomy Exploration Club (Kajang)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/222149901131543/
2. The Equator (Petaling Jaya, especially A&W near Amcorp Mall)
https://www.facebook.com/TEquator
3. StarHunters Astronomical Society (Selangor area)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/115616285119404/
4. StarFinders Astronomical Society (Kepong Ulu)
https://www.facebook.com/mystarfinder
http://www.starfinder.org.my/
5. Planetarium Negara Kuala Lumpur - National Space Agency (Kuala Lumpur) http://www.angkasa.gov.my/planetarium/
6. FalakOnline - Online Astronomy Forum http://www.falak-online.net/portalfalak/
7. AstroMas - Astronomy Blog http://www.astromas.com/

- Penang/Kedah : USM Astronomy Club!
http://www.facebook.com/pages/KELAB-ASTRONOMI-USM-USM-ASTRO/139166536099642

- Perak : Aerospace Education Services, Bernam River Airfield
http://www.facebook.com/aerospacedu

- Negeri Sembilan : INTI IU Astronomy, Nilai
http://www.facebook.com/pages/INTI-IU-Astronomy/151162531593661

- Melaka : Melaka Planetarium
Kompleks MITC, Hang Tuah Jaya, 75450 Ayer Keroh, Melaka

- Johor/Singapore : Singapore Astronomy Group (conducts observations in Johor occasionally) www.singastro.org

Last Update 19/7/2012