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1 12, 2018

New tours in Mount Gambier

By |2019-02-15T11:05:35+09:30December 1st, 2018|Experience, Family, Members, Nature, To Do, Uncategorized|0 Comments

You've seen the pretty pictures, now it's time to learn the stories that make up this incredible region! Our region is full of the most remarkable stories that are set to amaze you. Be guided by a local guide and uncover the rich history, natural wonders, and interesting characters that shape Mount Gambier. Whether it’s our unique volcanic region or our pioneering history that interests you, our trained guides will captivate your imagination and [...]

15 08, 2018

Tour of the Great South Coast 2018

By |2018-08-03T16:23:09+09:30August 15th, 2018|0 Comments

The Tour of the Great South Coast is a professional cycling event expected to attract 400 Victorian, interstate and international competitors. Stage 1 Criterium - CBD circuit Vansittart Park - 30 laps of a 1.2km Circuit from 11.00am to 11.45am. Stage 2 Criterium - Blue Lake Circuit 10 laps of a 6.5km from 1.30 pm to 3pm - Starting from O'Halloran Tce, travelling briefly up Wehl St, onto Lake Tce West, up to and around [...]

3 08, 2018

5 Must-Do Walks in the Heart of the City

By |2019-07-26T11:42:09+09:30August 3rd, 2018|Experience, Nature, To Do|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! Length: 3.6 km Duration: Allow 1 hour Difficulty: Easy 1. Blue Lake Circuit If the Blue Lake [...]

2 07, 2018

Parkrun Fun For Everyone – Mount Gambier

By |2018-08-02T16:46:10+09:30July 2nd, 2018|Experience, Members, Sport, To Do|0 Comments

What is Mount Gambier Parkrun? Up to a challenge? Want to get fit at your own pace and monitor your improvement week by week? Like to meet like minded people and enjoy a social outing? If you answered 'yes' to any of these questions you might like to give Parkrun a try! You will run or walk a 5km track at your own pace, it's you against the clock and no one else! Not [...]

30 06, 2018

Limestone Coast Symphony Orchestra Season 2018

By |2018-01-02T08:24:37+09:30June 30th, 2018|0 Comments

This is the first of two concerts presented by members of the Limestone Coast Symphony Orchestra and Chorus this season under the baton of visiting conductor Angus Christie. The program will include an exciting mix of music : from well-known works from Grieg, Verdi, Strauss and Tchaikovsky to contemporary popular film and stage music. Two new works by composers Chris Waite and Michael Lofting will be featured this season. Guest artists will include vocalists Vivienne Dowling, Amy Williams and Jessica Allison as well as Kinta Wilson (flute) and [...]

19 03, 2018

SA weekender clip

By |2018-03-20T10:15:59+09:30March 19th, 2018|Members, Nature, To Do, Wild Life|0 Comments

Throughout the Discover Mount Gambier website the work of photographer Ockert Le Roux is featured. Ockert's passion for the Mount Gambier and the Limestone Coast is undeniable. In this feature on Mount Gambier, SA Weekender chats with Ockert and looks at Mount Gambier through his lens.  Check it out Mount Gambier SA Weekender Clip  

22 12, 2017

Little Blue Lake musing

By |2017-12-22T11:15:32+09:30December 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We all know that while we are away our 'holidays' can be quite hectic and sometimes we just need the time to relax and 'take it all in'. Whilst visiting Mount Gambier, take the time to drive a little South of the city to explore the beautiful 'Little Blue Lake'. Most people would be aware of Mount Gambier's iconic 'Blue Lake' but few would know about the Little Blue Lake, it has been a local [...]

17 10, 2017

Flat Stanleys visit Mount Gambier

By |2017-10-17T15:07:16+09:30October 17th, 2017|Family|0 Comments

We get all kinds of visitors to Mount Gambier, but recently two Flat Stanleys arrived to visit from Eva & Anya at Klemzig Primary School. Eva and Anya thought they would enjoy a trip to the Blue Lake because they had holidays in Mount Gambier with their families and they thought the Blue Lake was beautiful. We agree! In Mount Gambier we like to make our visitors welcome, so we took the Flat Stanleys on [...]

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 [...]