21 10, 2022

It’s time for the Mount Gambier Spring Show!

By |2022-10-21T09:42:21+09:30October 21st, 2022|Family, Nature & Wildlife, Sport & Adventure|0 Comments

Yes, it's that time of year already! Spring Show has come to Mount Gambier. Grab a bag of jam donuts and a bucket of fairy floss and hit the sideshow alleys! The Mount Gambier Spring Show is the best way to spend your weekend this 21st and 22nd of October. The gates will be opening at 10:00am this Friday, and with the MOST rides and sideshow activities [...]

30 09, 2022

Your guide to Disc Golf in Mount Gambier

By |2023-09-29T13:04:56+09:30September 30th, 2022|Family, Nature & Wildlife, Sport & Adventure|0 Comments

If you've never heard of Disc Golf, you're simply missing out! But don't worry, here is your introduction. What is Disc Golf? Disc Golf is a unique sport though shares similarities with regular golf. Instead of a club, tee, and ball, discs and baskets are used. Instead of swinging a golf club, you send the disc flying towards the baskets. Disc Golf differs from regular golf in that the terrain can provide a wide [...]

27 07, 2022

Your Mount Gambier road trip in Winter

By |2023-09-29T13:05:32+09:30July 27th, 2022|Food & Wine, Nature & Wildlife, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is your Instagram lit up with winter pics with that mysterious chilly vibe? If you're looking to join in on the adventure don't worry, we've got you covered. Rug up and get out! First things first, you'll need to put some layers on! With coastal winds hitting the landscape this is the perfect time to plan your winter fix. Once you're snug you're free to head out and explore our natural landscape - [...]

21 04, 2022

A first-timers guide to Ghost Mushroom Lane

By |2022-04-21T09:05:38+09:30April 21st, 2022|Family, Nature & Wildlife|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'll have you hunting for ghost mushrooms in no time. Planning, planning, and more 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 [...]

20 12, 2021

3 reasons to cycle Mount Gambier

By |2022-05-24T10:35:12+09:30December 20th, 2021|Nature & Wildlife, Sport & Adventure, Uncategorized|0 Comments

There's nothing better than a road trip, but sometimes you want to ditch the car and stretch the legs. Why not try cycling! Not only is it a good way to get moving, it's good for the environment and not to mention cheaper than running a car. Here are three reason's to cycle your way through Mount Gambier. 1. Explore at the right speed There are plenty of ways to get around Mount [...]

15 04, 2021

Escape to Mount Gambier’s unexpected

By |2022-05-24T10:43:33+09:30April 15th, 2021|Culture & History, Food & Wine, Nature & Wildlife|0 Comments

Escape to the unexpected world of sunken gardens, crystal clear waters and ancient underground marvels in this intriguing location. Wander at your own pace, breathe. There is so much to take in. Perfectly placed halfway between Adelaide and Melbourne, Mount Gambier is an easy 4 ½ hours drive from both capital cities. Located in the heart of the Limestone Coast, this regional city is fast gaining a permanent place on [...]

9 10, 2020

Keeping the boys busy during the holidays

By |2020-12-22T15:02:24+09:30October 9th, 2020|Family, Nature & Wildlife|0 Comments

Echo Farm isn't just for girls who love cute little animals or toddlers who like to sit on a tractor! The boys who visit love the open space. They can let off steam and run around the paddocks, enjoy the bigger (not so 'fluffy') animals and they revel in the idea that they can come back to the trough and grab arms-full of the oak leaf branches that are provided for free to feed [...]

5 10, 2020

5 Must-Do Walks in the Heart of the City

By |2022-09-14T09:06:24+09:30October 5th, 2020|Nature & Wildlife|0 Comments

Right in the heart of Mount Gambier there are a number of walks that allow you to stretch your legs, explore nature, and experience the most breath-taking views. Mount Gambier is surrounded by so many magnificant walks, here are top five that we think everyone should experience while in Mount Gambier! 1. Blue Lake Circuit If the Blue Lake Circuit walk isn’t on your bucket list, it should be! [...]

1 11, 2019

Venture to the coast south of Mount Gambier

By |2022-09-12T11:58:00+09:30November 1st, 2019|Family, Itineraries, Nature & Wildlife, Sport & Adventure|0 Comments

There’s nothing better than a quick dip to start your morning. Only 15 minutes from Mount Gambier, the Little Blue Lake awaits you. The best bit is that this fresh water sinkhole won’t leave you feeling salty for the rest of the day, but feeling refreshed and ready to tackle your next stop, Mount Schank. Once an active volcano, the geological monument is now a state heritage area. With walking trails up to the [...]

29 03, 2019

Meet the Owners: Pine Country Caravan Park

By |2019-04-01T12:32:45+09:30March 29th, 2019|Accommodation, Family, Nature & Wildlife|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, [...]

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