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. [...]
Well they say karaoke is in bad taste, so let’s go the whole hog!!! Karaoke with a twist of bad taste clothing!! Time to bring back the worst fashion tastes you’ve ever seen. For more information, check out the Bellum Hotel Facebook.
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
Uncover 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 you [...]
Right in the heart of Mount Gambier there are a number of walks that allow you to stretch your legs, explore nature, and experience the most breath-taking views. Mount Gambier is surrounded by so many magnificant walks, here are top five that we think everyone should experience while in Mount Gambier! Length: 3.6 km Duration: Allow 1 hour Difficulty: Easy 1. Blue Lake Circuit If the Blue Lake [...]
Conservation and Wildlife Park - Valley Lakes Mount Gambier Fun for Everyone! For those of you who love to walk and be 'as one' with nature, may I suggest you do yourself a favour and take a drive to Mount Gambier's Conservation and Wildlife Park down in the Valley Lakes. A free activity for the whole family that is open 7 days a week with wonderful views, board walks and wildlife that's sure to impress! Stroll amongst the tree [...]
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