28 05, 2024

Ian Lewis – Cave Man – History Month

By |2024-05-24T09:20:47+09:30May 28th, 2024|0 Comments

Take a fascinating look at the history of discovery and interaction with the unique cave systems that twist and turn right under our city. Presented by local geologist and veteran cave diver Ian Lewis, learn about just what it looks like under our streets, buildings and backyards from those brave (or crazy!) enough to explore it. Free event - Bookings essential. Tuesday 28th May, 6.30pm Mount Gambier Library, 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier   Book [...]

11 06, 2023

Gravity Enduro SA Round 2

By |2023-06-09T13:09:43+09:30June 11th, 2023|, , |0 Comments

Gravity Enduro South Australia (GESA) is dedicated to bringing gravity enduro mount biking to Adelaide and it surrounding areas. We like to keep things simple and fun. You can come out to view for the top step on the podium or you can keep things more casual and have a fun day out on the bike. Our race format and rules are based on Enduro World Series (EWS) . A course has a number of [...]

13 11, 2022

Mount Gambier Science Fair

By |2022-10-31T08:29:29+09:30November 13th, 2022|, |0 Comments

The annual Mount Gambier Science Fair on 13th November returns for a second time to the Showgrounds with new shows and activities to delight and engage all ages at morning and afternoon sessions. A highlight this year will be an amazing Science Magic Show presented by none other than Prof Magic! (aka George Stas).  Is it science or is it magic, you be the judge.  Simon from Animal Relocation and Education is also bringing his Wildlife Show to [...]

30 09, 2022

Your guide to Disc Golf in Mount Gambier

By |2023-09-29T13:04:56+09:30September 30th, 2022|Family, Nature & Wildlife, Sport & Adventure|0 Comments

If you've never heard of Disc Golf, you're simply missing out! But don't worry, here is your introduction. What is Disc Golf? Disc Golf is a unique sport though shares similarities with regular golf. Instead of a club, tee, and ball, discs and baskets are used. Instead of swinging a golf club, you send the disc flying towards the baskets. Disc Golf differs from regular golf in that the terrain can provide a wide [...]

3 07, 2022

The Lake of Scars

By |2022-05-26T09:56:17+09:30July 3rd, 2022||0 Comments

The Lake of Scars is supported by The Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council, Documentary Australia Foundation, Eucalypt Australia, and The Dja Dja Wurrung Corporation. In a corner of Australia exists a place of astounding natural beauty, archaeological significance, and age-old culture. But the Indigenous scarred trees and artifacts found here are at risk – until an unlikely inter-generational partnership comes forth to save the site for future generations. The Lake of Scars tells a story of [...]

4 06, 2022

Winter Pruning Fruit Trees

By |2022-05-24T09:39:06+09:30June 4th, 2022||0 Comments

If you don’t know what you’re doing when it comes time to pruning your orchard, or perhaps you think your trees could be fruiting more than they do? Then you’re going to love this class. At the end of this 4 hour hands-on class, you will have the confidence, know-how, and ability to prune and care for your fruit trees, including Citrus and Espaliering. Cindy's experience comes from a 27 year Horticulture career and an [...]

16 12, 2021

5 reasons why you should try disc golf in Mount Gambier

By |2022-05-24T10:45:17+09:30December 16th, 2021|Family, Sport & Adventure|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 [...]

5 10, 2020

5 Must-Do Walks in the Heart of the City

By |2022-09-14T09:06:24+09:30October 5th, 2020|Nature & Wildlife|0 Comments

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! 1. Blue Lake Circuit If the Blue Lake Circuit walk isn’t on your bucket list, it should be! [...]

24 08, 2020

Celebrate your Father’s Day in Mount Gambier

By |2020-10-01T12:48:13+09:30August 24th, 2020|Family|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. [...]

29 03, 2019

Meet the Owners: Pine Country Caravan Park

By |2019-04-01T12:32:45+09:30March 29th, 2019|Accommodation, Family, Nature & Wildlife|0 Comments

Be welcomed by the 'new' owners of Pine Country Caravan Park - Nathan and Emma, along with their two children, Bobbi and Willson, and their two dogs, Chloe and Sydney. Nathan and Emma took over the next chapter of the small, relaxing park in October 2018. This country caravan park is perfect for those looking for the nature based experience, close to the city centre. With cabins, powered sites and natural unpowered camping site, [...]

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