Things to see or do in Mount Gambier

Activities to be involved with, or sights that are worth travelling to see in person
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A waterfall right in the middle of Mount Gambier - Cave Gardens A good reason to visit us now as it is a sight that you are very unlikely to see in Summer.

A waterfall right in the middle of Mount Gambier - Cave Gardens A good reason to visit us now as it is a sight that you are very unlikely to see in Summer.

My last post was of Mount Gambier's newest ‪#‎recreational‬ park; well, here is a photo of one of our oldest parks - Valley Lake

Alongside the Blue Lake is our own ‪ lake - Valley Lake. Engage in water sport activities or just sit back in a secluded setting whilst the young ones run around in a lovely ‪

Alongside the Blue Lake is our own ‪#‎Recreational‬ lake - Valley Lake. Engage in water sport activities or just sit back in a secluded setting whilst the young ones run around in a lovely ‪#‎Park‬

Alongside the Blue Lake is our own ‪ lake - Valley Lake. Engage in water sport activities or just sit back in a secluded setting whilst the young ones run around in a lovely ‪

Our famous ‪‎BlueLake‬ is the only lake in the world that changes so dramatically in #colour, and it is at its very best now. When you visit I can explain how this change occurs.

Most photos of our famous Blue Lake either just show the lake itself or a view of the city of Mount Gambier behind the lake, but few realise that we (and the lake) are in the middle of some very productive agricultural land and here is some of it

Mount Gambier is turning 60 years old so one of the exhibits you can look at, is a collection of historical photos in "Kings Floor" room, Main Corner

Mount Gambier is turning 60 years old so one of the exhibits you can look at, is a collection of historical photos in "Kings Floor" room, Main Corner

70 Km North of Mount Gambier you will find Father Woods Park. This is a collection of beautifully carved representations of people connected with Sister Mary MacKillop, Australia's first Saint.

70 Km North of Mount Gambier you will find Father Woods Park. This is a collection of beautifully carved representations of people connected with Sister Mary MacKillop, Australia's first Saint.

Dingley Dell (Adam Lindsay Gordon's Cottage 1833-70 ) near Mount Gambier is now a museum displaying some of his personnel belongings and memorabilia. The grounds and surrounding bush once inspired Gordon to write many of his verses, now offer picnic facilities and nature walks to visitors.

Dingley Dell (Adam Lindsay Gordon's Cottage 1833-70 ) near Mount Gambier is now a museum displaying some of his personnel belongings and memorabilia. The grounds and surrounding bush once inspired Gordon to write many of his verses, now offer picnic facilities and nature walks to visitors.

Whilst many parts of Australia do not have any or significant rain, a typical Mount Gambier farm looks like this, green ‪#‎paddocks‬ and growing ‪#‎forests‬. Visit our green region simply because it looks lovely

Whilst many parts of Australia do not have any or significant rain, a typical Mount Gambier farm looks like this, green ‪ and growing ‪ Visit our green region simply because it looks lovely

Aerial view looking almost due North, the road you see in the middle of the photo heading towards the #horizon is Penola Road; Adelaide is just 436 Km away

Aerial view looking almost due North, the road you see in the middle of the photo heading towards the is Penola Road; Adelaide is just 436 Km away

Do you love the music of Leo Sayer? Then click on http://www.countryarts.org.au/show/leo-sayer-the-restless-years/?selected-venue=665

Do you love the music of Leo Sayer? Then click on http://www.countryarts.org.au/show/leo-sayer-the-restless-years/?selected-venue=665

Whilst making your way to Mount Gambier, another idea for a Christmas Present for someone special is https://www.facebook.com/CanoeTheCoorong

Whilst making your way to Mount Gambier, another idea for a Christmas Present for someone special is https://www.facebook.com/CanoeTheCoorong

Since we are very close to the Christmas holiday period families will be looking for somewhere to travel. Mount Gambier has many outdoor activities for children; here we see the #playground at Valley Lake

Since we are very close to the Christmas holiday period families will be looking for somewhere to travel. Mount Gambier has many outdoor activities for children; here we see the at Valley Lake

This is a photo of Dick Smith after he had landed at Mount Gambier Airport one year ago. Just one of many famous people who have visited us; when will you come here?

This is a photo of Dick Smith after he had landed at Mount Gambier Airport one year ago. Just one of many famous people who have visited us;

Do your holiday photos lack that just right feeling? When next in ‪#‎MountGambier‬ visit Blue Lake Printworks for professionally taken and framed images of this region.

Do your holiday photos lack that just right feeling? When next in ‪ visit Blue Lake Printworks for professionally taken and framed images of this region.

Opening day for the Railway Lands redevelopment here in Mount Gambier. A wonderful new recreational park near the centre of town

Opening day for the Railway Lands redevelopment here in Mount Gambier. A wonderful new recreational park near the centre of town

A Mount Gambier ‪#‎Winter‬ sunrise. We are as much of a Winter destination as we are a Summer one because after sights like this, their is always a Café nearby serving excellent local ‪#‎produce‬.

A Mount Gambier ‪ sunrise. We are as much of a Winter destination as we are a Summer one because after sights like this, their is always a Café nearby serving excellent local ‪

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