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23 09, 2020

5 things to do these School Holidays

By |2020-09-23T14:46:06+09:30September 23rd, 2020|Family, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pack away your arts and crafts kits, Mount Gambier has plenty of activities to keep the kids entertained these school holidays! Here are our top five family-friendly activities for this spring. 1. Chill @ The Track Enjoy an afternoon of food, music and activities at Mount Gambier's new Pump Track. This youth event has been organised by the Mount Gambier Library team with support from Rotary Club of Mount Gambier and Headspace. There [...]

24 08, 2020

Celebrate your Father’s Day in Mount Gambier

By |2020-09-04T08:54:15+09:30August 24th, 2020|Experience, Family, To Do|0 Comments

What better way to celebrate Father's Day than spending some quality time as a family. Looking for some dad approved activities to enjoy? Whether it's casting a line, sleeping under the stars or tucking into a nice meal, Mount Gambier has what you're looking for. We get that all dad's are different, but to help you out we have made a list of a few 'dad-friendly' activities for you to enjoy. [...]

5 07, 2020

What to do in Mount Gambier these school holidays

By |2020-07-15T15:30:26+09:30July 5th, 2020|Entertainment, Family, To Do, Winter|0 Comments

Wondering how keep the kids entertained in Mount Gambier during these July school holidays? We've come up with some of our favourite winter activities for you and your family to enjoy! Ride our spectacular Rail Trail Stay active this school holidays with a bike ride through the city! Mount Gambier's Rail Trail follows the old railway line from one side of the city to the other. Stop along the way to enjoy [...]

29 05, 2020

Best fishing spots near Mount Gambier

By |2020-06-22T08:51:22+09:30May 29th, 2020|Entertainment, Experience, Family, Sport|0 Comments

Grab your trusty tackle box or unwrap the one that's been sitting in cupboard since your birthday, because we're going fishing. Mount Gambier has alot to offer when it comes to fishing, and not only because it's a short drive to the Southern Rock Lobster Capital of Australia. Whether it's river, lake or beach fishing you're looking for, we've got you covered. We spoke to the local experts at Spot on Fishing Tackle Mount [...]

28 02, 2020

Your pet’s guide to Mount Gambier!

By |2020-03-26T14:05:40+09:30February 28th, 2020|Accommodation, Experience, Family, To Do|0 Comments

Mount Gambier is packed with dog-friendly walking tracks, parks, and attractions for everyone and their four legged friends to enjoy. There are plenty of options when it comes to popping your pooch on a leash, soaking up some vitamin D and enjoying a leisurely walk around some of Mount Gambier's most picturesque scenery. We also understand that every pooch needs a place to stay, a check up and a little bit of pampering now [...]

13 06, 2019

FEATURE: A family guide to Mount Gambier

By |2019-06-13T13:25:53+09:30June 13th, 2019|Experience, Family, To Do|0 Comments

FEATURED CONTENT BY SOUTHAUSTRALIA.COM Geological wonders abound in Mount Gambier, the jewel of the Limestone Coast. Discover an underground garden of Eden, glimmering sapphire lakes and bustling cafes with Trip In A Van's family guide to Mount Gambier. WHERE TO STAY BIG4 BLUE LAKE HOLIDAY PARK The perfect base for your Mount Gambier adventure, Blue Lake Holiday Park is, as the name suggests, a short stroll from the famed Blue [...]

28 05, 2019

A first-timers guide to Ghost Mushroom Lane

By |2019-06-14T16:11:54+09:30May 28th, 2019|Autumn, Experience, Family, Nature|0 Comments

Is your Instagram lit up with mysterious glowing mushrooms hidden within the forest pines? Want to get in on the action but don't know where to begin? Don't worry, we've got you covered. We will have you hunting for ghost mushrooms in no time. Planning, planning, planning... First things first, you need to know what you're looking for, when to go and where to find them. Planning will make all the difference to [...]

17 05, 2019

New ways to visit Echo Farm

By |2019-05-17T09:37:07+09:30May 17th, 2019|Experience, Family, Wildlife|0 Comments

Spend a couple of precious hours at Echo Farm with your family, friends or someone special. This interactive pioneer farm experience has the familiar and not so familiar when it comes to animals. Whether you're a self explorer or like to get full experience, there is something to for everyone.. Take your time to explore... Enjoy a self-guided walk around the old-style farm at your own pace. Feed and pat some of the animals [...]

29 03, 2019

Meet the Owners: Pine Country Caravan Park

By |2019-04-01T12:32:45+09:30March 29th, 2019|Accommodation, Family, Nature|0 Comments

Be welcomed by the 'new' owners of Pine Country Caravan Park - Nathan and Emma, along with their two children, Bobbi and Willson, and their two dogs, Chloe and Sydney. Nathan and Emma took over the next chapter of the small, relaxing park in October 2018. This country caravan park is perfect for those looking for the nature based experience, close to the city centre. With cabins, powered sites and natural unpowered camping site, [...]

1 02, 2019

Kids & Family Activities in Mount Gambier

By |2020-07-01T13:25:37+09:30February 1st, 2019|Family, To Do|0 Comments

Mount Gambier is full of activities that will keep the kids entertained and parents occupied. With epic playgrounds that you can't stay away from, animal encounters like no other, and plenty of places swim, ride, slide, and jump! Here are only a few of the family-friendly activites in Mount Gambier. Mount Gambier Library Drawing inspiration from the Ewens and Piccaninnie Ponds, the cave-themed children's area of the library is a wondrous theatrical [...]