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19 01, 2019

Mount Gambier Harness Racing Club Gold Cup

By |2018-10-24T15:10:21+00:00January 19th, 2019|0 Comments

Come along to the Mount Gambier Pacing Gold Cup Race Meeting at Greenwald Paceway on Pick Avenue, Mount Gambier. There will be family entertainment, pony races, full catering, TAB and a jumping castle.  Marquee packages are available.  For more information, visit or contact the Mount Gambier Harness Race Club Secretary on 0417 082 029.

19 10, 2018

Mount Gambier Spring Show

By |2018-10-04T17:15:37+00:00October 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Whether it’s the thrills of the side shows, the promise of show bags, or the enticement of the usual hot cinnamon doughnuts, the Mount Gambier show has something for all ages. Held on the third weekend of October the show is the largest of its kind outside of the Royal Adelaide Show and sees around 10,000 people through its gates over the three day event from all walks of life and parts of South Australia [...]

5 10, 2018

5 Reasons why you should try disc golf in Mount Gambier

By |2018-10-05T11:59:04+00:00October 5th, 2018|Family, Sport, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Get motivated, get outdoors, get some exercise and have some fun with disc golf in Mount Gambier. Disc golf is played with similar rules to traditional golf, except players throw a disc from a tee pad to an elevated metal basket to complete each hole. The aim of the game is to complete the course in the least number of throws. Haven't joined the craze yet? Why not start in Mount Gambier. Here are [...]

30 09, 2018

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By |2018-09-17T09:01:25+00:00September 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Come and join us for a Lego fun filled day and help raise funds for Wet Noses Animal Rescue, a local rescue group in mount gambier who takes on abandoned cats/kittens dogs/puppies. 30th September and 1st of October 10am to 5pm Mount Gambier show grounds. Lego models and displays from local and interstate exhibitors- interactive displays- Lego play area- activities for all ages- building competition finalist-Lego for sale: new and used- prizes and challenges- food [...]

23 09, 2018

Science Alive!

By |2018-08-31T09:29:05+00:00September 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

SCIENCE ALIVE! All kinds of awesome… Our annual Science Festival returns for 2018 and will be bigger and better than ever including all areas of the Main Corner Complex including the Riddoch Gallery and City Hall! This FREE science event provides hands-on fun that is interactive, dynamic and educational for all ages. Making his return this year is the Marty McBubble’s Scientific Bubble Show, as well as Animals Anonymous native animal show, Bugs’n’Slugs, Robotics Workshops, [...]

20 09, 2018

Curious creatures

By |2018-11-02T13:47:51+00:00September 20th, 2018|Family, To Do, Wild Life, Wildlife|0 Comments

Close encounters with curious creatures! A really beautiful spot and completely unexpected, Umpherston Sinkhole is a must see when visiting Mount Gambier it is hard to believe it is only a couple of minutes out of town. This captivating sinkhole has been turned into a beautiful garden, with stunning vegetation and wild possums! At night when Umpherston is bathed in light, possums emerge from their daytime hideouts to feed. The friendly little critters let [...]

14 09, 2018

How to start your Volcano Experience

By |2018-09-14T11:43:17+00:00September 14th, 2018|Awards, Entertainment, Experience, Family, Feature, To Do, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Uncover the the deep geological history of Mount Gambier with 'Volcano'. Viewers can experience the incredible story of earth, fire and water with this award winning cinematic experience. The free one-hour screening unearths the region's fascinating past along with a short-film of the Cratibul story. Have your senses wowed with this big screen cinematic experience as it weaves its way through its incredible story of how eight major eruptions created Mount Gambier. This exciting adventure takes [...]

9 09, 2018

Big Red Kidney Walk

By |2018-09-03T15:58:51+00:00September 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Walk to fight kidney disease. Come along for a scenic walk around the Railway Lands, where you can complete 1,2 or 3 laps. The walk is gentle and suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels and is wheelchair, pram and pooch friendly. We would love to see everybody in red to show solidarity for people living with kidney disease and their families. There is a prize for the best dressed person and pooch. [...]

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. [...]