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The Evening Star

House, Bright

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 88 reviews

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Min 2 - 7 nights stay

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 bathrooms



Hovering above Morses Creek and the Diggings Nature Reserve in the picturesque valley of Wandiligong a 5 min drive to Bright or an easy bike ride along Wandi's bike path rests THE EVENING STAR. Huge glass doors, windows and decks capture the beauty, tranquillity and magnificence of the mountains and its valley. Its position, décor and amenities invite you to REST, RELAX and RECHARGE. Our choice of colours and materials throughout the house and its decks are muted, subdued, natural and earthy.


In August 2016 we completed the upgrade of one of the bathrooms to a beautiful, spacious ensuited spa bathroom with a spa bath that incorporates MicroSilk technology - you can read about its beauty and health benefits on the MicroSilk website. The shower is also "state of the art" and features Aurajet technology.

Natural Essence shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, body lotion, soaps and bath salts as well as bamboo bath towel sets are provided in both bathrooms.

In August 2017 our second bathroom was significantly enlarged and beautifully styled,. It has a large sky window , and a waterfall / rainhead shower . We think it looks amazing


Comfy beds dressed in Pure French Flax Linen, soft and beautiful to sleep in.

A Pillow Menu to further enhance your sleep comfort

Chocolate hearts on the beds.


Open plan living allows you to fully enjoy the beauty of our setting.

Large modular leather lounge.

Open fire for winter ambience unlimited wood supply

Large Smart TV , Wi-Fi

Kitchen stocked with everything you need to cook or bake.


Outdoor lounge with shade sail erected during warmer months.

Outdoor table, chairs and umbrella.


Occasional chairs and table

Outdoor firepit and chairs unlimited wood



-fresh eggs, bacon, tomatoes, mushrooms, milk and juice

-bread, butter, condiments



-T2 teas, variety of black, green and white, herbal, chai

-coffee pods, many strengths and flavours for you to choose from

-chai and chocolate pods

-local bottle of wine and nibbles


The Wandi Pub old pub atmosphere, good food, drinks and music just a short stroll away.

Wandiful Produce, a biodynamic micro farm, produce store and shed café farm to table

Wandi Maze, Café and Mini Golf, 2 kilometres of maze pathways, licensed café, renowned home baked cakes; just a short walk across the swing bridge below the property

Nightingale Farm Store, local produce, fruit, vegetables, nuts, juices and ciders

Walking Tracks beneath property follow course of river all the way into Bright with swing bridges, BBQ and picnic tables, fishing spots, bird hide and local swimming hole

Bike Paths, links into Mountain to Murray bike trail network

Historical Buildings


Wineries, Cafes, Restaurants, Boutique Breweries, Artisan Chocolate Factory, Cheese Factory, Farm Gates and Farms

Mount Buffalo National Park

Alpine National Park

Ski Resorts

Hiking and Cycle Paths


King Valley

Bright Cinema

Golf Clubs and so much more. Just visit Bright Information Centre

The Evening Star provides 1 x king size bed in the master bedroom boasting magnificent mountain views and 1 x queen bed in the second bedroom. The property has two modern bathrooms making it ideal for one or two couples.

All towels & Fresh Linen provided.

Check in 3:00pm

Check out 11:00am


Strictly NO PETS

NO SMOKING indoors

No Parties, Weddings or functions without consent of owners and property manager.

Minimum two night stay

Christmas / New Year 1 week

Long Weekends 3-4 nights

Prices are per couple per night for master bedroom and its ensuite .

For use of the second bedroom and bathroom an additional charge of $30 per adult per night or $25 for a child.

For a couple who wish to use the second bedroom or bathroom an additional charge of $50 applies to cover extra cleaning costs .

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"From the moment we set foot inside we realised the "Million Dollar Mountain Views" was an understatement. This place is truly priceless. An amazing place that provided us with all the essentials to relax, unwind, appreciate wildlife and nature. Just magical"

Mark & Suzi.

"Thank you for providing such a magical place. The balcony is ideal for inspiration, thought and perspective. I came here to getaway; to make the world stop. I achieved much more than a holiday. I feel inspired, energised and ready to start anew. The stars were spectacular, the ambience calming. Your home helps to influence all of natures wonder into whoever visits. Thank you."


"Our stay was one of the best experiences in a very long time.

Great location, quiet, immaculate and the owners seemed to think of everything.

We have already recommended The Evening Star to many of our friends even though we would rather keep it a secret. "


"Thank you for letting my family stay in your beautiful house. We could not have wished for anything more perfect. The city stress melted from our shoulders as we sat on your decking. We loved the house design; we kept wondering how we could have a holiday house just like it We hope we can come again."

Karen Pinkus

"We had a delightful stay in Wandi. Loved the house, the views, and the stars. Looking forward to our next stay."

Gabrielle and Alistair, Vic

"From opening the front door of The Evening Star I felt instantly at home. The place manages to provide first class, contemporary accommodation with a cosy, welcoming feel. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay and plan to return some time soon. "

Bernadette, VIC

"Great house, best equipped self-contained accomodation we have encountered. Thanks for having us."

Bernadette & Nicholas

"The house design is fab, with all our needs catered for. Loved the espresso machine & deck It's the perfect place for stressed people to relax. Thanks for thinking of everything."

Lynda & Craig


5 Things that you MUST do while staying here:

1. Visit Mount Buffalo national park. It is a half hour drive, and visually spectacular. You must do a walk, and see what the world looks like from this amazing rock formation. Take a swim in the pure granite swimming holes or hire a canoe on lake Catani.

2. Have a coffee or lunch at the Wandi Maze. It is a 5 minute walk from the house through the historic diggings. This is the largest living hedge maze in Australia, and the gardens surrounding the cafe are sooooooo relaxing. Try a piece of the enormous delicious passionfruit sponge cake

3. At night under a clear starry sky, you simply must stargaze from the deck of The Evening Star. The deck has been designed so that you are immersed beneath a truly spectacular night sky. There are no streetlights that will affect your experience with unwanted light. Once you stand on that deck at night and take in the beauty of the sky up here, you'll want to sleep all day just to have enough energy to do it all again the next night.

4.. Go for a day trip to up to Mount Hotham and Dinner Plain. On the way up to Mount Hotham you could stop off and walk across the Razorback to Mount Feathertop. The views and sense of space from up there are truly mind blowing. If you are feeling extravagant after this call in to the Dinner Plain Day Spa for a massage or dip in the Japanese inspired Onsen, or just kick back in the pub and have lunch or an ale. However if you just feel like hanging around Wandi and a massage at The Evening Star would cap off a relaxing day, just call Judi and she will arrange for a qualified masseur be there.

There is so much to do and see you'll need a whole week


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Balcony Books Ceiling fan Clothes dryer Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Eco-Friendly Fireplace Games Hair dryer Heating Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Video library Washing machine
***The Evening Star*** is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 88.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Property We recently had a 2 night stay at The Evening Star and we Love, Love, Loved it….the location, the views, the furnishings, every mod con to ensure total comfort, the complimentary wine & breakfast hamper from fresh local produce, the sublime microsilk spa bath and the heavenly pure French flax linen bedding which was beautiful. There are great walks from just behind the property and the Wandiligong pub is just up the road and serves wholesome food; highly recommend the Chicken Parmigiana!!! We have been visiting and staying in Bright for the past 25 years for our quick getaways….but not anymore, from now on it will be Wandiligong.
Date published: 2017-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Luxury This was our sixth visit to the beautiful Evening Star and it will not be our last!
Date published: 2017-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Second to none! Our week at The Evening Star was amazing. The property has been impeccably designed and is well equipped with everything we needed for our stay and more. The owners thoughtful touches are everywhere, from high quality tea and coffee, a range of kitchen basics such as spices and oil, clear instructions for appliances and attention to all the little details that make a holiday enjoyable. The property was impeccably clean and beautifully presented. The owners provided helpful information ahead of time and multiple contact details if we had any problems during our stay. A wonderful place to stay - we'll be back!
Date published: 2017-10-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The most beautiful place we have ever stayed... The Evening Star is, without a doubt, the most beautiful place we have ever stayed. The house, its environment and its location are beyond compare. We cannot wait for our next break in Wandiligong at The Evening Star.
Date published: 2017-10-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Unbelievably amazing I cannot begin to explain how beautiful this property and its surroundings are! You must come here at least once in your life. My partner and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Even though it rained for us almost every hour of every day we didn't miss out on the fun and beauty of the area. The renovations of the bathroom are magnificent and very luxurious. We loved the openness, light and view the Windows provided. The warmth and cosy smell of the fireplace. And The kitchen... Is exceptional. Fully stocked with the essentials and more! We highly recommend this lovely house! Don't hesitate! This place is everything you want and more.
Date published: 2017-09-21
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