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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 [...]

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 02, 2018

A Military Museum with a difference

By |2018-02-18T12:23:22+00:00February 9th, 2018|Experience, Family, Food, Members, To Do|0 Comments

   The RSL War Museum is a place you will want to visit while you are in Mount Gambier While walking through the Mount Gambier Visitor Center I came across a small display of War memorabilia enticing visitors to check out the Mount Gambier RSL's (Return Services League) War Museum. You will find the Museum on Sturt street, behind the main bar in the Mount Gambier Community RSL club, just ask one of the friendly staff to show you the way. From the [...]

10 01, 2018

We love Australia! Come Celebrate

By |2018-01-10T08:45:33+00:00January 10th, 2018|Entertainment, Event, Family, Members|0 Comments

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 [...]

24 12, 2017

The under the city mystery.

By |2017-12-24T12:24:30+00:00December 24th, 2017|Experience, Family, Tourist Drives|0 Comments

What is this cave system that runs under  Engelbrecht Cave all about? On a sunny Sunday afternoon I thought I’d go and find out for myself about the mysteries under the city of Mount Gambier And I thought well the only place for this is by going on an Engelbrecht cave tour. Jumping on the last tour of the day at 2pm I went exploring the underworld of Mount Gambier, this unique cave was found [...]

22 12, 2017

Echo Farm, an eclectic mix now open

By |2017-12-22T13:41:02+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Entertainment, Family, Members, To Do, Wildlife|0 Comments

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 [...]

22 12, 2017

“Lady Nelson” a ship in a the city

By |2017-12-22T12:53:06+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Family, Members, To Do|0 Comments

  The "Lady Nelson" has long been an icon in for travellers to Mount Gambier.  It is proudly located in front of the Mount Gambier Visitor Centre.  We have been giving her a bit of attention lately and have now placed some crew and passengers from the original display ready to greet those entering our centre. Fun for family photos! #discovermountgambier #ladynelson. The area around the ship is now open and you are welcome to wander [...]

22 12, 2017

Little Blue Lake musing

By |2017-12-22T11:15:32+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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 [...]

20 12, 2017

Shop the Mount Gambier way

By |2018-11-02T13:11:37+00:00December 20th, 2017|Family, shopping, To Do, Uncategorized|0 Comments

This is the season for celebrating and shopping! We may be not be a large metro, but we have plenty on offer! This regional city in South Australia has retained the old fashioned country feel. We greet you with a smile and we like to take the time to chat. A must during a visit is a trip to the CBD and stroll along historic Commercial Street in Mount Gambier and discover shops that are unique [...]

20 12, 2017

Freebies on foot

By |2017-12-20T11:16:04+00:00December 20th, 2017|Family, Spring, Summer, To Do, Tourist Drives|0 Comments

Freebies on foot in the central business district of Mount Gambier. I'm local, and I still get so much pleasure exploring my own town. There is plenty to see and do in the centre of Mount Gambier, let me take you on a relaxed stroll through my town. This unique city is blessed with a fabulous water supply from the Blue Lake, so the gardens are green and lush year round, and starting within the CBD [...]