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

Presented by Vineyard Road Cellar Door and The Backyard Universe at the Vineyard Road Cellar Door, 697 Langhorne Creek Road BELVIDERE

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.

Download the event brochure.

A time-lapse video (22MB MP4) from Stars and Vines III.

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moonless Fleurieu Peninsula night sky
tourism award finalist

Book for Stars and Vines

Prices are in Australian dollars (AUD) and include GST.
Wines are sold separately on the night.

Book for Stars and Vines + minibus

Prices are in Australian dollars (AUD) and include GST.
Wines are sold separately on the night.