East Harptree, Bristol, Avon, BS40 6DA
Members of the public are welcome to join the enthusiastic and friendly Wells & Mendip Astronomers for this annual star camp event at the wonderfully scenic Nettwood Farm. This is an informal event that includes a BBQ and observing using telescopes if the skies are clear.
If you would like to know more about this event, please contact the Wells & Mendip Astronomers.
For all bookings please contact the venue directly at [email protected] or via telephone at 01761 221372. When booking please mention that you are with the Wells & Mendip Astronomy Group.
Prices are as follows –
NO ELECTRIC Camping £16 per night for 1 person. Extra adults are charged at £10 (children £6) per person per night.
WITH ELECTRIC Camping £20 per night for 1. Extra adults are charged at £10 (children £6) per person per night.
Caravans/Motorhomes = £20 per night for 1 person WITH ELECTRIC. Extra adults are charged at £10 (children £6) per person per night
Wells & Mendip Astronomers is organising this event
Please contact Wells & Mendip Astronomers directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Fri 2nd Sep
Sat 3rd Sep
Sun 4th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Nettwood Farm. View these events on a calendar.