General Public tickets are now available for the Astronomical Society of Victorias StarBeCue! Be sure to grab your ticket & join us at our dark sky site for a night of wonder under the stars! Who knows, you might even see Santa Claus!!!
The ASV StarBeCue is a great opportunity to see the night sky at our dark sky site north of Heathcote (Address for venue is contained in booking ticket) and get a taste for Astronomy. Spend an afternoon and evening of astronomical activities and see galaxies and nebula through our telescopes!
Adult - $15
Child (Under 16) - $5
14:00 - 15:30 Solar Viewing
14:00 -17:00 Kids Activity Area (Black hole, O&X’s, Quoits), build an origami rockets
14:00 - 17:00 Radio Astronomy
16:00 - 18:00 Lions Club BBQ
15:00 - 15:30 Birdlife at LMSS
15:45 - 16:15 Botanical Tour
16:20 - 17:00 Site Tour
17:15 Father Christmas arrives
17:45 Sealing of the ASV Time Capsule
18:15 Astro Trivia/Door prize draw
21:00 - 21:45 What’s Up in the Sky (Astrophotography field)
22:00 - 23:00 Supper
20:00 - Until late Visual observing (Observing field)
All Day - Wineries -Coliban, Peregrine Ridge, and Domaine Asmara
CAMPING IS ALLOWED ON SITE IN DESIGNATED CAMPING AREAS.
YOU MUST BOOK 1 TICKET PER PERSON
UPON ARRIVAL AT LMDSS PLEASE PRESENT YOUR TICKET TO THE ATTENDING MARSHAL AT THE CHECK IN POINT
Saturday 9 December 2023 1:00 PM - Sunday 10 December 2023 11:00 AM
Leon Mow Dark Sky Site