Enchanted creatures overrun city streets

Mount Gambier’s main street will be overrun by enchanted creatures when the Fringe Festival comes to town. The Fringe...

Zoe’s dream delivers real support

Mount Gambier teenager Zoe Simpson loves to help people, particularly those who are doing it tough. So it comes as no surprise...

Art eruption

Mount Gambier’s hidden laneways look set to become blank canvasses for the region’s creatives as part of a new street art festival....

Lots of jobs, but no one willing to work

Coastal eateries hoping to cash in on booming summer tourism have been left counting the loss of severe staff shortages. Restaurants and...

Celebration of our great nation

There was a sea of Australian flags across the Limestone Coast on Tuesday as the region celebrated Australia Day.

Roof raised on bowling club project

All-weather bowling is a step closer for the Mount Gambier Bowls Club, with the construction of its new $500,000 curved roof structure.

Arcade transformed

Mount Gambier’s Ripley Arcade is undergoing a colourful transformation thanks to two local artists. Pariya Ziakas and Ruth Stephenson...

Limestone Coast a holiday haven

The Limestone Coast has been a hive of activity, with tourists flocking to every corner of the region. From...

Christmas joy spread

A little girl with a big heart is bringing smiles to children in need this Christmas. Nine-year-old Tilly Olsen...

Foodies go cray cray for lobster

There may be more crayfish on dining tables this Christmas as retailers in the region stock up on the local delicacy.

Fringe brings a little bit of magic to city

If you go down to the woods in March you could be in for a big surprise – the enchanted woodlands that...

Christmas season is upon us

With a twinkle of fairy lights and the toot of car horns, the bearded bloke in the big red suit arrived in...

COVID-19 chaos

The region was thrown into chaos last week as first increased restrictions, followed by a “circuit breaker pause” was imposed on the...

Shutdowns hit business

Businesses and sporting events have been thrown into chaos following the introduction of new restrictions in response to a COVID-19 cluster in...

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Pioneers women build toward return

The OneFortyOne Mount Gambier Pioneers women are ramping up preparations for the inaugural NBL1 season later this year and received a significant boost last week. Mount Gambier will play its first competition in two years alongside a...

Millicent ‘slam dunks’ finals day

Millicent enjoyed a dream Limestone Coast Basketball League finals day on Saturday evening after both Magic sides secured the prized trophies at home. Due to a COVID implemented shutdown of the Country Basketball League, Millicent, Mount Gambier,...

Season enters ‘night mode’

The 2021 Veolia Limestone Coast Women’s Football League turned on the floodlights last weekend after the season switched to night mode. To kick off proceedings in round 3, the first two night games of the season were...

Stewart straps in for big year

Mount Gambier’s teenage racer Jobe Stewart is ready to jump into the hot seat this weekend and begin the biggest year of his short career. After taking on the iconic Mount Panorama circuit at Bathurst in October,...

Crunch time in junior cricket season

The fight for bragging rights across the Mount Gambier and District Cricket Association junior competitions reaches top gear this weekend when the Semi Finals begin. Places in the respective O’Donohue (Under 17s) and Sims Shield (Under 12s)...