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COVID-19 message from Mayor Martin
30 June 2021

Following formal advice on the State Government 'COVID-19 Response' webpage, social restrictions have been reinstated due to COVID-19 cases in South Australia. In the Limestone Coast, masks are highly recommended in indoor public areas and on public transport, it is recommended that people work from home if possible, unless they are essential workers, and people must use QR codes or the manual check in system to check in when attending other locations. Read full article

Budget and Waste Service Charge Adopted
30 June 2021

​The City of Mount Gambier 2021/2022 Annual Business Plan and Budget and Waste Service Charge (WSC) was adopted at a Special Council Meeting held on Tuesday 29 June 2021. Read full article

NAIDOC WEEK 2021 - ‘Heal Country!’
30 June 2021

​City of Mount Gambier will acknowledge and celebrate our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community during NAIDOC Week, 4 - 11 July 2021. The NAIDOC Week 2021 theme is ‘Heal Country!’ which calls for stronger measures to recognise, protect and maintain all aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and heritage. Read full article

South Australian author returns with second novel
25 June 2021

​Mount Gambier Library will welcome best-selling South Australian author Leonie Kelsall back to the city to talk about her latest rural romance novel The Wattle Seed Inn on Wednesday 7 July at 7:00pm. Read full article

Special transport delivery for Wulanda development
22 June 2021

The longest single glulam timber beams ever shipped to Australia - spanning up to 42 metres, were loaded on to two trucks to make the journey from the wharf in Port Melbourne to the Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre construction site on Margaret Street in Mount Gambier on Tuesday 22 June 2021. The two trucks will return again on Thursday 24 June 2021 to deliver the final loads of timber. Read full article

Wulanda Recreation & Convention Centre CRG meet
10 June 2021

​The Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre Stage 3 Community Reference Group (CRG) met for the first time last week. The Stage 3 CRG will work with Council to provide input into the operational model and the activation of the major community centre currently under construction at Olympic Park on Margaret Street, Mount Gambier. Read full article

Digital Garden lights up Cave Garden this winter
10 June 2021

The Cave Garden will come to life in the evenings this winter with City of Mount Gambier coordinating a program of events to complement the South Australian Tourism Commission’s installation - Digital Garden by Illuminate Adelaide. Read full article

POSTPONED: Local author shares journey through obesity
09 June 2021

​Mount Gambier Library will host an evening with local author Jenny Marshall for the launch of her memoir Death by Chocolate Cake; My journey through obesity with love on Wednesday 30 June at 7:00pm at City Hall. Read full article

Draft 2021/2022 Budget and Waste Service Charge
19 May 2021

City of Mount Gambier residents are encouraged to provide feedback on the 2021/2022 Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget (ABP&B) and proposed Waste Service Charge (WSC) formally endorsed at the Council meeting on 18 May 2021. The draft budget supports the strategies, initiatives, services and projects aligned with Council’s Strategic Plan 2020-2024, Long Term Financial Plan and Asset Management Plans. Read full article

New brand unveiled for Wulanda
19 May 2021

Council has unveiled a new brand for the Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre, as development continues on the major community facility on site at Olympic Park on Margaret Street. Read full article