The Backyard Universe


** Coronavirus update 15 April 2020: Due to current health advice on social distancing and government-ordered shutdowns, our tours are currently in hibernation and our shuttle bus is restricted to essential local trips only. But we are still selling tour gift vouchers.
Please contact us for the most up to date information regarding our tours and services. **

The Backyard Universe offers multicultural stargazing tours and custom day tours on the Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia.
Discover the stories behind the beautiful scenery and night skies with friendly and experienced local guides.

We can offer customised astronomy & geology activity and tour packages for conferences, private groups and school camps.

We also run door-to-door shuttle bus services for the southern Heysen Trail and Fleurieu Peninsula; including transfers to & from Adelaide airport and the Kangaroo Island ferries.