20 12, 2017

Freebies on foot

By |2017-12-20T11:16:04+09:30December 20th, 2017|Family, Spring, Summer, To Do, Tourist Drives|0 Comments

Freebies on foot in the central business district of Mount Gambier. I'm local, and I still get so much pleasure exploring my own town. There is plenty to see and do in the centre of Mount Gambier, let me take you on a relaxed stroll through my town. This unique city is blessed with a fabulous water supply from the Blue Lake, so the gardens are green and lush year round, and starting within the CBD [...]

9 10, 2017

Get a Blue Tongue Lemonade!

By |2017-12-20T10:42:51+09:30October 9th, 2017|Family, Summer, Taste|0 Comments

The Blue Lake is not the only famous ‘blue’ experience in Mount Gambier. Do you remember drinking Molony’s Blue Lake Lemonade as a child whilst on holidays in Mount Gambier? As children we loved the naughtiness of poking out our tongues at each other to see who had the brightest blue tongue. Perhaps keep this tradition alive or start anew. Molony's Soft Drinks were manufactured in  Mount Gambier, by the former drink company Molonys, the [...]

17 07, 2017

Ghost Mushroom Lane

By |2017-07-19T14:09:29+09:30July 17th, 2017|Feature, Summer|0 Comments

In the Glencoe forest, a few kilometers from the heart of Mount Gambier, a rare colony of glow-in-the-dark mushrooms became a new and unexpected visitor attraction for the region. In 2016 Mount Gambier photographer Ockert Le Roux discovered the large clusters in the Forestry SA radiata pine forest. He approached Forestry SA about the concept of sharing the discovery with the public.   It was agreed and the result was astounding, with visits by [...]