21 12, 2017

Vegan Eats, fresh and tasty

By |2017-12-21T11:02:20+09:30December 21st, 2017|Food, Taste, To Do|0 Comments

  Tracking down incredible vegan eats can be a huge pain, but never fear, Mount Gambier has you covered for brekkie, lunch and even dinner. No limp lettuce with a slice of tomato in our town. Across Mount Gambier our chefs use fabulous fresh ingredients (locally grown and harvested). Throughout the year,  they create dishes with flair, meals that look great and more importantly have amazing taste. I've put together a few  of my favourite local [...]

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 [...]

6 10, 2017

Coonawarra Cabernet Celebrations all of October

By |2017-10-06T15:23:33+09:30October 6th, 2017|Entertainment, Event, Taste, Tourist Drives, Wine|0 Comments

    October has much to offer in Mount Gambier and the surrounding areas as we welcome in summer and celebrate all that is wonderful about region. In particular, October is the month of celebration for the famous Coonawarra wine region, which is an easy drive from the centre of Mount Gambier. Cabernet is at the heart of the Coonawarra wine experience and like the wine the Coonawarra Cabernet Celebrations have grown better with age. [...]

15 08, 2017

It’s Winter, Hot Chocolate Rules!

By |2017-09-11T10:46:47+09:30August 15th, 2017|Taste, Winter|0 Comments

We all know the comfort a hot chocolate can bring. There is so much hype about the coffee that the humble hot chocolate has been cast aside. Not in Mount Gambier! We are proud of the hot chocolate experiences we have on offer. We also understand the experience is enhanced when accompanied by a sweet nibble. The pairing options on offer across Mount Gambier are unlimited. Not for us the mass produced cakes and slices, [...]

8 08, 2017

Double Win for Mount Gambier Wine List Champions!

By |2017-08-08T16:43:02+09:30August 8th, 2017|Awards, Taste, Wine|0 Comments

Two awards in the space of 24 hours, for Best Wine list. The Barn Steakhouse, Mount Gambier is a true winner! They have taken out the State awards for Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year and the Restaurant and Caterers Best Wine List Award. Awards are not new to this restaurant. The Barn has previously won of the prestigious Best Steak Restaurant 3 years in a row and as a result is in the [...]

31 07, 2017

Wagyu Beef Eat Chocolate

By |2017-07-31T09:45:18+09:30July 31st, 2017|Taste|0 Comments

Chocolate eating cows, what next! No it is serious business, Mayura Station, the home of Full-Blood Wagyu, do just that.   A recent article by CNN reporter Chris Dwyer had a lot to say on the subject. Australian farm feeds chocolate to cattle to make the tastiest Wagyu beef Chris Dwyer, CNN • Updated 11th July 2017 (CNN) — It's the only flight I've ever been on where the attendant walked down the narrow aisle [...]