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Library closed on Thursday 30 March 2023
23 March 2023

The Mount Gambier Library will be closed on Thursday, 30 March 2023, for essential maintenance. The closure is necessary to allow for the resurfacing of the floors to ensure the building's longevity and maintenance. Read full article

Switch off for Earth Hour 2023
21 March 2023

City of Mount Gambier is switching off lights at The Riddoch Arts & Cultural Centre, Library, Vansittart Park, Lady Nelson Brig, and the Centenary Tower for one hour between 8:30pm and 9:30pm on 25 March to support Earth Hour 2023. Read full article

Dual names approved for significant cultural sites
16 March 2023

The City of Mount Gambier, in collaboration with Traditional Owners and cultural leaders, is pleased to announce the successful implementation of dual names for six significant cultural sites. This milestone was achieved after receiving formal approval from the Government of South Australia, and is being celebrated by the community. Read full article

Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre Official Opening
16 March 2023

Mount Gambier’s Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre has been officially opened. Read full article

2022 Mayor’s Christmas Appeal’s significant distribution
27 February 2023

The local community has raised $40,670.40 for the 2022 Mount Gambier Community Mayor’s Christmas Appeal, assisting over 1400 people within the local community. Read full article

Get cosy with a late night storytime!
24 February 2023

Mount Gambier Library is promoting the ‘Australia Reads Reading Hour’, a national day dedicated to sharing the joys of books, reading and stories, on Thursday 9 March at 6:00pm. Read full article

Clean Up Australia Day 2023
23 February 2023

The Mount Gambier community are encouraged to get their hands dirty at Clean Up Australia Day events to be held across the city on Sunday 5 March 2023. Read full article

SA Premier to Officially Open Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre
22 February 2023

The City of Mount Gambier will officially open Wulanda Recreation and Convention Centre on 16 March 2023, with South Australian Premier Peter Malinauskas MP and keynote speaker Paralympic athlete Katrina Webb OAM attending this landmark event. Read full article

Experimenta Life Forms opens at The Riddoch
01 February 2023

Experimenta Life Forms: International Triennial of Media Art opens at the Riddoch Arts and Cultural Centre on Friday 3 February 2023 at 6:00pm. Read full article

Hastings Cunningham Reserve not for sale
30 January 2023

The City of Mount Gambier has no intention of selling Hastings Cunningham Reserve. For some time, the Council has been enquiring with the Department for Infrastructure and Transport about the acquisition of the rail lands adjacent to Hastings Cunningham Reserve, to link the reserve with the popular Mount Gambier Rail Trail. Read full article