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The City of Mount Gambier proudly represents a cohesive and dynamic community that successfully attracts and hosts a strong calendar of major state and national events.

Mount Gambier is famous for its volcanic landscape, underground caverns, water-filled caves, sinkholes and the spectacular, world renowned Blue Lake which changes colour dramatically each year. The City boasts beautiful parks and gardens, stately homes, heritage buildings, and a vibrant Civic precinct that is home to the nations leading contemporary Library, an award winning Main Corner and a light and sound interpretative display that is a 'must do' experience that tells the Boandik Indigenous dreamtime stories and those of the local history.

The City also has an impressive array of modern facilities and amenities such as boutique retail, a mix of galleries, museums and markets that provide an insight into the culture and arts of the City and with a premium selection of fresh local food and wines available at many cafes and restaurants, everyone's tastes are catered for.