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
Echo Farm, offering families and visitors a chance to interact with animals while engaging in some local history, will re-open under new management on Boxing Day. The 17 acre pioneer farm featuring farm and native animals and an assortment of vintage and antique items is the perfect place to spend some precious time with your favourite little people or bring Nana to reminisce. Visitors can stroll the Echo Farm walking trail and enjoy the company of a multitude of animals [...]
We all know that while we are away our 'holidays' can be quite hectic and sometimes we just need the time to relax and 'take it all in'. Whilst visiting Mount Gambier, take the time to drive a little South of the city to explore the beautiful 'Little Blue Lake'. Most people would be aware of Mount Gambier's iconic 'Blue Lake' but few would know about the Little Blue Lake, it has been a local [...]
Come outdoors with Conservation Volunteers in Mt Gambier this Spring. Please join us on Saturday 4th November and be part of our developing biodiversity gardens. Our aim is to create a healthy, attractive garden using native plants that thrive in our local conditions. This garden will be an inspirational site for raising awareness about local biodiversity and learning about local plants, birds and butterflies, some of which may be harbouring in your own garden. Activities [...]
Cubby Building, face painting, bush craft, family yoga & story telling - a great FREE school holiday activity for the whole family!