Join Marnie as she chats with two of the guides behind Terra Firma – Hiking, Stargazing & Cultural Tours of Ireland
For more on Terra Firma : https://www.terrafirmaireland.com
For more on the Mayo Dark Sky Park: http://www.mayodarkskypark.ie
Marnie Ogg is talking to some of the brightest minds in their field, about the topic of light pollution and ways to protect our night skies. She has also built an excellent resource here with a variety of speakers on dark sky themes.
With a 30 year history in all aspects of tourism, Marnie returned from an astrotourism event she was hosting in Europe, and truly realised the Australian dark night sky was a natural asset to be preserved. Seeing the designation of Australia’s first Dark Sky Place, managing Sydney Observatory and Founding the Australian Dark Sky Alliance, has seen her receive two International Dark Sky Defender awards for her personal and board efforts, and strengthens her commitment to create inspirational places and experiences for human connection in the world, both day and night.