/Tag: Experience
1 12, 2018

New tours in Mount Gambier

By |2018-12-07T10:10:32+00:00December 1st, 2018|Experience, Family, 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 [...]

23 11, 2018

Fibonacci in Nature Exhibition Opening

By |2018-11-16T10:52:05+00:00November 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

The Fibonacci in Nature Exhibition exhibition will coincide with the Caroline Hills Open Garden days and aims to celebrate patterns in nature. In 1202 AD, Leonardo Fibonacci wrote in his book “Liber Abaci” of a simple numerical sequence. This sequence was known as early as the 6th century AD by Indian mathematicians, but it was Fibonacci who introduced it to the west. Starting with 0 and 1, each new number in the sequence is simply [...]

23 11, 2018

Caroline Hills Open Garden

By |2018-11-16T10:51:44+00:00November 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Caroline Hills is a large rambling country 3 acre garden divided into several areas by walls, plants or other structures. There is a focus on form, texture and perfume. Shady trees frame beautiful vistas and from the extensive cool green lawns, paths wind through borders filled with violets, liliums, poppies, wisteria, echiums and other assorted perennials and bulbs. Box hedging adds formality to the plantings and a selection of shrubs, along with deciduous and native [...]

27 10, 2018

Bubbles & Breakfast Wine Tour

By |2018-10-18T08:39:49+00:00October 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Mount Gambier Hotel presents ' The Bubbles and Breakfast Wine Tour ' in conjunction with the cabernet celebrations we have partnered up with Patricks of Coonawarra, Hollicks Winery and Katnook Estate Winery. Please join us for a divine cocktail breakfast cooked by our head chef Richard Moretti, this will be accompanied by selected local bubbles from the region. Breakfast Menu Egg & Bacon Sliders Sausage Bacon & Egg Sliders Fruit Salad Yoghurt Granola Cups Cocktail [...]

14 10, 2018

Awaken your Inner Expression – Yoga + Art Journaling Workshop

By |2018-10-12T13:34:06+00:00October 14th, 2018|0 Comments

"Journaling is like WHISPERING to one's self and LISTENING at the same time" - Mina Murry Megan from Blue Indigo Yoga and local artist Krystyna Moore are teaming up to bring you a deeply soul connecting and creative workshop. Begin with a deeply connecting yoga practice to open your body and mind to your inner expression, then learn how to create a beautiful personal art journal to outwardly express your inner creativity and individuality. Art [...]

29 09, 2018

International Limestone Coast Video Art Festival

By |2018-09-20T14:14:44+00:00September 29th, 2018|0 Comments

The Riddoch’s Inaugural International Limestone Coast Video Art Festival will showcase innovative works created by local, Australian and international video artists. Based on the theme “The Lived Body”, the festival focuses on art projects that reveal the human relationship to both technology and nature, demonstrating the complexity of contemporary life and how technology is used to respond to challenges in the 21st century. Download the program and read all about the artists and the work [...]

7 09, 2018

7 Wonders of Australia

By |2018-09-10T16:56:10+00:00September 7th, 2018|Experience, Nature|0 Comments

Iconic sites across Australia have been nominated in a nationwide search to recognise the “7 Wonders of Australia”. The Limestone Coast have two sites in the running for the title, Umpherston Sinkhole and the Naracoorte Caves. This campaign is being run by Australia’s largest travel experience providers, Experience Oz. "Australia’s massive size and enormous diversity combine to make it one of the most amazing countries on Earth. Few nations on the planet can match [...]

31 08, 2018

Celebrate your Father’s Day in Mount Gambier

By |2018-09-06T11:43:12+00:00August 31st, 2018|Experience, Family, To Do|0 Comments

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. [...]

15 08, 2018

Tour of the Great South Coast 2018

By |2018-08-03T16:23:09+00:00August 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 [...]