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From 6 September until 12 November 2022, the City of Mount Gambier is operating in an election caretaker period. Our online presence will be altered in accordance with Caretaker Policy. All Council content posted on this website is Authorised by City of Mount Gambier CEO Sarah Philpott, 10 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier SA.

Food & Garden

The Mount Gambier Edible City team have put together a guide on which vegetables to grow and when in Mount Gambier and surrounds. The Planting Calendar is a useful tool to refer to at any time of the year and see which veggies you can get growing.

Mount Gambier & District Vegetable Planting Calendar

Visit for further details on ordering.

Compost Revolution

Thinking about your food and garden

A great way to reduce your impact on the environment, improve your health and wellbeing, and support your local economy is to grow your own food, or buy locally produced food. For tips on how to get started see below links:

Do Something! Food Wise

City of Mount Gambier is proud to partner with Do Something! FoodWise to help reduce food waste. This Recipe Finder is your guide to making the most of common kitchen foods. Select ingredients from the list below for recipes that use up food you already have in your kitchen. Add recipes to your Meal Planner for a customised meal plan and shopping list to help save money, reduce your household waste and make cooking easy. There is a lot of other great food info on the website as well, so check it out!

Food Wise - Recipe Finder

The Limestone Coast Food Group is a group of proactive and enthusiastic people who are involved in food related businesses in the Limestone Coast Region.

Limestone Coast Food Group

Sell your excess home grown produce via the Ripe Near Me website, or buy from someone else who has excess.

Ripe Near Me