What better way to celebrate Father's Day than spending some quality time as a family. Looking for some dad approved activities to enjoy? Whether it's casting a line, sleeping under the stars or tucking into a nice meal, Mount Gambier has what you're looking for. We get that all dad's are different, but to help you out we have made a list of a few 'dad-friendly' activities for you to enjoy. [...]
EMPAK HOMES BrickGambier 2019 is a family friendly LEGO® fan event where exhibitors share their passion for LEGO® with the young and young at heart! This event will be held at the Mount Gambier Showgrounds on Sunday 6th October and Monday 7th October. Welcoming the public, from 10am to 5pm on both days, to see many LEGO® creations built by over 50 local and interstate exhibitors. Proudly supporting Wet Noses Animal Rescue, a local foster [...]
In this class we learn some fantastic Cheeses to make at home. We make Ricotta from scratch, it’s a taste sensation. Then we also make it into sweet and savoury dishes. Have you thought about making Butter? We make butter in this class which we turn into a couple of different compound butters to expand our repertoire. Then we make Mozzarella from scratch, which we can keep large or turn into Bocconcini. Labneh is another [...]
In this 4 hour class we learn how to make a classic fresh pasta dough. From which we make fresh Tagliatelle with Prawn and Cherry Tomato, Spinach and Ricotta Ravioli and Spaghetti Carbonara. We make all the sauces that go with these pastas, and we also make the Ricotta! We also make Gnocchi from scratch. Wait until you try these light fluffy pillows. Yes, there is a trick to getting them light and fluffy! I’ll [...]
The Bellum Hotel will be exhibiting the work of local artists April Hague, students from Allendale East Primary School, Genevieve Byrt and Vivienne Jaffer for the SALA Festival which is held every year during the month of August. The artists' work will be on display and available to purchase. Support our local artists, especially the students from Allendale East PS, and come and enjoy this free, fun and fabulous exhibition.
Paint your own reality in 360 degrees using the Oculus Rift and Google Tilt Brush, or watch others create new worlds on the big screen. Ages 12 and over.
CraftAlive is Australia’s biggest and longest running craft event series. Featuring both local and interstate craft talent, the show is packed full of the latest craft supplies, kits and equipment. CraftAlive is a hands-on event. A chance to learn from leading craft experts with interactive classes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Save the date! Join us for art exhibitions + workshops + fine food and wine + theatre + live music. Our festival promotes Penola’s rich literary, art and cultural heritage, and the fine wines of Coonawarra - and it's considered one of Australia’s leading regional arts festivals. Lots to do for the whole the whole family. Program to be released in the coming months - so stay tuned!
While you are visiting the Limestone Coast, come to the Bellum Hotel. We're a 10 minute drive from The Barn and we offer generous meals, a friendly atmosphere and great hospitality. 2018 "Best Hotel on the Limestone Coast" as voted by our local community.