We're back at the home of live music: The Commersh, on Saturday November 17th. It'll be just five weeks before the big man in the red suit comes, so we think you deserve a party night. Come and join us for a night of fun and frivolity, with a great atmosphere, great friends, and great tunes to sing and dance the night away. Free entry! Should be a whole lot of fun. See you there.
LIFE PILOT Five friends from Adelaide, South Australia. It’s this sincere honesty and ruthless disregard for convention that has forged Life Pilot's reputation as a unique and awe-inspiring act. Their music is carefully crafted and executed with masterful musicianship, but still maintaining a raw, unrelenting energy and all the brutality expected from their genre. Their live show is unparalleled. Known for their intense physical display, Life Pilot literally bleeds for their fans, leaving many broken stages, instruments [...]
Enjoy a great night of music with country stars Amber Joy Poulton and Sandra Humphries. These are two country artists you won't want to miss. Both are from South Australia and have been singing since childhood and their passion and talent run deep. Amber Joy is a multi-awarded South Australian singer songwriter. Recently performed in the show "Coal Miners Daughter". Her performance received rave reviews as she embraced the opportunity to perform as the Country [...]
Jazz music may have its roots in places like New Orleans and New York, but its influence reaches around the globe. Mount Gambier, in South Australia’s Limestone Coast, is Australia’s hot spot for this high-energy sound – largely thanks to a unique annual event called Generations in Jazz. This spectacular gathering on the outskirts of the city made famous for its Blue Lake not only attracts the jazz legends of today, but the bright stars [...]
Rise and shine for an early start to your Australia Day! Join us at the City of Mount Gambier Australia Day celebrations where we come together to acknowledge the contributions of our citizens. Relax and enjoy a family friendly environment. Talented live performances by local entertainers and indulge in a delicious breakfast available, prepared by Rotary Lakes (all proceeds go to charity). This is truly a community event and we all welcome locals and visitors [...]
Experience the real Australia! Mount Gambier is all about community, and we want our visitors to join us as we celebrate Australia Day. Each year the City of Mount Gambier invites all members of the community together with visitors to Mount Gambier, to celebrate what’s great about being Australian at the Australia Day Breakfast and Awards Ceremony. This year we continue our tradition on Friday 26th January, 2018 at the Railway Lands, Railway Terrace. It's [...]
Harness Racing - Tuesday 9th January - Day meeting at the Greenwald Paceway, Mount Gambier Showgrounds - gates open 12 noon - children's activities - treasure hunt, ice-creams, pony trots. Fun for all the family.
UnPiano, interpreted by Gabriella Smart, features her live performance on the piano, plus a synchronised electroacoustic composition transmitted onto the piano soundboard itself. This piece will be performed by Johannes S. Sistermanns (composition sound/performance artist), Gabirella Smart (pianist) and Derek Pascoe (Saxophone) and is inspired by the narrative of seven colonial pianos in Australia, including those belonging to Hans Heysen, Robert Louis Stevenson and Percy Grainger. In the Foyer, the trio uses this collaborative sound [...]
Annual Spring Show: Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd October 2017 There is nothing like show time! Come along and enjoy this regional show. Come and meet famous "George the Farmer", watch the Howling Huskies, and Speed Shearing. Saddle up for the free mechanical bull rides and more! Adults $16 / Children 5-16 years $8 / Pensioners $10 / Family $38 / Cars $3 Family ticket admits 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and [...]
October has much to offer in Mount Gambier and the surrounding areas as we welcome in summer and celebrate all that is wonderful about region. In particular, October is the month of celebration for the famous Coonawarra wine region, which is an easy drive from the centre of Mount Gambier. Cabernet is at the heart of the Coonawarra wine experience and like the wine the Coonawarra Cabernet Celebrations have grown better with age. [...]