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14 12, 2018

New prehistoric fossil discovery!

By |2019-02-15T11:04:54+00:00December 14th, 2018|Experience, Family, Members, Nature, To Do, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A local cave diver has made a once in a life time discovery of prehistoric mega fauna fossils while diving in one of Mount Gambier's largest cave systems. Among these fossils were the bones of Australia's largest carnivorous mammal, the marsupial lion (Thylacoleo carnifex). Cave Divers and Scientist have worked together to piece together this piece of history, with it being an ongoing discovery. To view a full report of the discovery, visit ABC South East [...]

19 08, 2018

Naracoorte Caves Science Week Event

By |2018-08-10T11:42:05+00:00August 19th, 2018|0 Comments

To celebrate Science Week Naracoorte Caves are offering a very special package deal for the whole family. Join our guides on a journey back in time to learn about the Australian Mega fauna that once roamed the area 45,000 years ago. Our resident palaeontologist Dr Liz Reed will meet you in a cave to talk about scientific studies that have occurred and the importance of this work. This event will also coincide with a visit [...]

19 03, 2018

SA weekender clip

By |2018-03-20T10:15:59+00:00March 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  

24 12, 2017

The under the city mystery.

By |2017-12-24T12:24:30+00:00December 24th, 2017|Experience, Family, Tourist Drives|0 Comments

What is this cave system that runs under  Engelbrecht Cave all about? On a sunny Sunday afternoon I thought I’d go and find out for myself about the mysteries under the city of Mount Gambier And I thought well the only place for this is by going on an Engelbrecht cave tour. Jumping on the last tour of the day at 2pm I went exploring the underworld of Mount Gambier, this unique cave was found [...]