Mopra Release notes for 2014APR
Mopra Operations Model: In 2013, a new operating model for the Mopra telescope began. Funding from the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, the University of NSW, and the University of Adelaide are supporting operations, with these groups being provided dedicated access in return. Further details of the new model are available.
Daylight Saving: Daylight saving in New South Wales ends at 3:00am (AEDT) on the first Sunday in April, April 6th 2014, when clocks will be put back one hour. During the daylight saving period, local "clock time" is one hour ahead of AEST, so 7am AEST is 8am daylight saving time. Daylight saving in New South Wales starts again on the first Sunday in October, Oct 5th 2014, when clocks will be put forward one hour.
Public Holidays: Friday April 18th is the Easter Good Friday public holiday. Monday April 21st is the Easter Monday public holiday. Friday April 25th is the ANZAC Day public holiday. Monday June 9th is the Queen's Birthday public holiday in NSW.
Version 1 of the schedule was released on 2014 March 3.
Version 2 of the schedule was released on 2014 March 14.
Last modified: Phil Edwards (14-mar-2014)