The Backyard Universe
Stargazing & astronomy experiences.
Nature, scenery, geology, food & wine tours.
Heysen Trail & Fleurieu Peninsula shuttle bus services.
Stars and Vines IV - the return of Saturn
A night of stargazing and wine tasting
Experience a multicultural tour of the night sky with our laser pointer and telescopes.
Enjoy award-winning wines and tuck into a mouth watering supper with Vineyard Road Cellar Door.
Tickets $35 adult, $25 child (5-17), children under 5 free. Ticket includes supper.
Wines by the glass sold separately on the night. The cellar door will be open too.
OPTIONAL: Travel in our minibus from Yankalilla or Victor Harbor to the venue & return, for an extra $10 per person (sorry not available for children under 5).
Dress warmly, it can get cold on a clear night when you're away from the fireplace!
*** WEATHER PERMITTING ***
If the weather is unfavourable on July 5 we will try again on July 12, or refund your booking.
The evening clouds at this venue CANNOT be RELIABLY forecast more than a day in advance. So please don't bother asking us "is the event still on?" until the actual day of the tour. If we cancel due to weather we will send a message to your mobile phone. Or you can phone the venue (08) 8536 8334 during the afternoon if the weather looks doubtful.
We will also place a message on our Facebook page during the day.
A time-lapse video (22MB MP4) from Stars and Vines III.