Stella takes Sam and Owen to an imaginary planet where kiwi fruit grows. Sam and Owen sample every food on a snack platter except the kiwi fruit. It is unusual-looking, and according to Stella, so is the planet it comes from. She sends the boys on an intergalactic trip to see for themselves. With space alien Stella as their tour guide, the boys encounter many new and interesting things on Planet Planella, including a kiwi vine./Sam befriends a cricket and helps it find a new home. When Sam brings some toys in from the yard, he discovers a cricket living inside his favourite truck. Sam befriends the happy little chirper and with Stella's help, finds it a better house. But when the cricket stops chirping, Sam cantell it's not happy anymore. After Stella finds some cricket companions, Sam's little friend starts chirping happily again.