Star Party

From AUD A$125.00
  • Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Mannum, SA
  • Product code: STAR

One night only!  Come for the sparkle Saturday 6 July 2024 in the River Murray International Dark Sky Reserve for a Star Party like no other!

* Exhibitors * Music * Bonfire  * Merchandise * 3 Course Meal *

Join us for a community celebration as we welcome our most esteemed interstate guest speakers to share their astronomy knowledge, AND our local experts explaining what the River Murray International Dark Sky Reserve is all about.


"The Future of Astronomy / James Webb Telescope / World’s Worst Telescopes"

Fred Watson, Australia's first Astronomer at Large, Commonwealth Government of Australia.


"What is Light Pollution"

Marnie Ogg, Dark Sky Traveller and Australian Dark Sky Association Founder

"Seeing Orange: The Eyes Natural Night Vision"

Dr Ken Wishaw, Australian Dark Sky Association Board

"Community Opportunity"

Mayor Mid Murray Council Simone Bailey

"River Murray International Dark Sky Reserve Foundations"

Chris Tugwell, Founder RMIDSR

"River Murray Dark Sky - A Tourism Perspective"

Kelly Kuhn, Juggle House Experiences

Add some sparkle to the evening with a ‘Star Party’ dress theme.

Surrender to your imagination!  


$125 pp + Booking + Credit Card Fees

Date:  Saturday 6 July 2024

Time:  6:00pm to 11.00pm

Venue:  Indoors at Walker Flat Community Districts Hall

Dinner:  3 course meal by Walker Flat Community Association

Theme:  Star Party

Join us for a night to remember!


Please Note: 

Bookings are limited to 100 people. 

This experience will take place, rain hail or shine.



We recommend Mannum Motel, Mannum Caravan Park, River Shack Rentals, The Harbour, Reedy Creek Retreats, Riverview House Bed & Breakfast Younghusband, Bridgeport Hotel, or Rabbiter's Hut B&B for accommodation. 

When booking, be sure to let them know you are part of the Star Party! 

$125 + Booking Fee + CC charges.

No concessions, no child prices.

T&C's apply.