Tag: tourism

Tourism operator starts new journey

After more than 10 years at the helm of iconic Mount Gambier tourism site Engelbrecht Cave, licensee Jan Coleman has decided to hand back...

Little Blue faces public loo dilemma

The Little Blue Lake is a sinkhole that attracts thousands of swimmers, but in recent times has caught the attention of visitors in an...

Tourists arrive in droves

The Limestone Coast region is experiencing a tourism surge due to the Easter long weekend, AFL Gather Round and the Fringe Festival.
The local economy...

Play it safe for Gather Round

Motorists travelling to this weekend’s AFL Gather Round in Adelaide are being urged to plan ahead and stop every two hours, including at the...

Fishing tourism strategy to lure more SA visitors

Anew strategy released this week aims to grow recreational fishing tourism in South Australia to $468m by 2030.
Developed by the State Government through the...

Taste festival ready to serve up smorgasbord of entertainment

All the flavours of the Limestone Coast will be on offer in Naracoorte on Saturday, offering plenty for everyone.
After a three year hiatus Taste...

Airport a hive of activity

An increase in activity has been welcomed at the Mount Gambier Regional Airport with the presence of helicopters, water bombing aircraft and construction at...

Tourism operator funds boosted

Two Limestone Coast tourism operators have been allocated State Government funding to boost their operations.
The State Government has announced the recipients of the second...

Tourism shift avoids winter blues

There has been a major change to the way the city of Mount Gambier is being promoted through a tourism perspective to encourage younger...

Museum plan delay

Aplan to keep the Millicent National Trust Museum open on public holidays has stalled.
A bid had been made by Councillor John Drew who is...

Visitors flock to caves

Visitors are flocking to the Naracoorte and Tantanoola Caves andsmashing attendance records. More than 96,000 experienced the incredible Naracoorte Caves in thepast 12 months while...

High hopes for holiday season

Emerging from a quiet winter, Coonawarra is gearing up for a bustling season ahead, with the locals readying themselves for an event-packed few months...

Caravanners hit road for coast

Coastal caravan parks along the Limestone Coast are gearing up for a surge in visitors over Summer, with establishments reporting fully-booked parks. At Robe, Sea...

Businesses share tourism development journey

More than 60 tourism operators and stakeholders recently attended a tourism immersion and networking event, showing strong support for the Limestone Coast tourism sector. The...

Visitors keep city occupied

Regional South Australia has experienced its most successful month on record for accommodation, with a record number of rooms booked in October 2023.
More than...