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2022 Australia Day Award recipients announced
15 January 2022

The City of Mount Gambier is pleased to announce the 2022 Australia Day Award winners. Citizen of the Year will be awarded to Adam Smith, Senior Citizen of the Year will be presented to Joan Osmond and Lorraine Musgrove, Young Citizen of the Year will be awarded to Julia Dangerfield, the Community Event of the Year will be presented to Blue Lake Carols and the Active Citizenship Award will be given to the Mount Gambier Men’s Shed ‘Toy Boys’. Read full article

Australia Day event modified to reduce risk to community
11 January 2022

Due to a surge in local COVID cases, City of Mount Gambier Australia Day celebrations will be modified to reduce risk to the local community. Read full article

Riddoch Arts and Cultural Centre welcomes new manager
07 January 2022

City of Mount Gambier has welcomed Diana Warnes to the role of Manager Riddoch Arts and Cultural Centre. Diana joins Council from her most recent position as Head of Curatorial Projects at Home of the Arts (HOTA) on the Gold Coast and has spent the last four months working as a curatorial consultant for Rockhampton Museum of Art. Read full article

A Christmas Message from Mayor Lynette Martin
22 December 2021

Who can believe that Christmas Day is so close? Although 2021 has been another challenging year for everyone in our community, in Mount Gambier and the Limestone Coast, we have been fortunate to have had minimal direct exposure to COVID at this point in time and I wish to thank you all for the role you have played in achieving this. When the need arose to isolate, wear masks, practice social distancing you did so, and continue to do so. – I thank you all for looking after each other. Read full article

2021 Christmas and New Year Hours and Services
20 December 2021

Throughout the 2021 Christmas and New Year period, Council's hours of operation and services are as follows. Read full article

2021 Christmas and New Year Hours and Services
20 December 2021

Throughout the 2021 Christmas and New Year period, Council's hours of operation and services are as follows. Read full article

2021 – 2022 Partnership Priorities and Advocacy
16 December 2021

Council has endorsed the 2021 - 2022 Partnership Priorities and Advocacy strategic working document outlining initiatives to help to facilitate the growth and prosperity of the local community, the Limestone Coast and South Australia. Read full article

2021 Christmas Appeal donations to eclipse record
16 December 2021

Donations to the Mount Gambier Community Mayor’s Christmas Appeal are set to eclipse the 2020 fundraising record of just over $40,000, with more than $39,000 received so far this year more than a week out from Christmas. Read full article

Council explores tenancy of the Old Railway Station
15 December 2021

The City of Mount Gambier will commence a market sounding process to find a suitable tenant for the old Mount Gambier Railway Station building in the new year, following endorsement at the December Council meeting held last night. Read full article

Homemade Jam Sessions Micro Music Fest
15 December 2021

A group of 28 local musicians will bring live music to Commercial Street businesses as part of the Homemade Jam Sessions to be held from Thursday 16 to Saturday 18 December 2021. Read full article