University of Canterbury Mount John Observatory 

Mt. John - China Southern partnership

Lake Tekapo's spectacular, unpolluted night skies attract visitors from all over the world. UC's Physics and Astronomy Department's astronomical observatory on top of Mt John, near Lake Tekapo, provides outstanding conditions for observations and discoveries of the southern sky.

Lake Tekapo webcam

See the latest conditions in the Mt John area on Tekapo Tourism's webpage.

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