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Friends of the Observatory - Structure

FoOb committee

The FoOb committee is comprised of experienced FoOb volunteers to help the Observatory organise various public education activities.

Members of Committee 2024-2026

Ms Yam Kwan Mei Mr Poon Lai Shun Mr Lau Ho Tai Mr Kwan Koon Wah Mr Kwok Ka Lui Mr Lee Chun Hong Ms Wong Pui Shan Ms Au Chun Yan Ms Lixia Adamcova Ms Ng Yim Mei Mr David Ho Mr Lee Yue Chung Ms Tong Pok Yue Ms Au Yeung Wing Man

Voluntary docents

Voluntary docents are important helpers of the “Guild Tour of the Hong Kong Observatory”. They guide visitors who joined the tour around the Observatory. All qualified voluntary docents are required to complete a docent training programme and pass related examinations.

Voluntary Docent Training Programme
The Voluntary Docent Training Programme for "Guild Tour of the Hong Kong Observatory"

Voluntary docent guides visitors
Voluntary docent guides visitors around the Observatory Headquarters

Volunteers of the FoOb

Volunteers of the FoOb offer great behind-the-scene support to the Observatory in organising various public education activities such as "Mountaineering Festivals", "The Hong Kong Observatory Open Day", "Science in the Public Service (SIPS) Exhibitions", "Mountaineering Safety Promotion Day", etc.

FoOb participated in various public education activities
Volunteers of the FoOb participated in various public education activities

volunteers in the Open Day
Behind the scene support from volunteers from "Friends of the Observatory" in the Open Day