Hot Rods hit city

HOT rods lit up the South East at the weekend as millions of dollars worth of unique and colourful vehicles descended on the region for the […]

Classic cars roll out of the city

AROUND 200 vintage vehicles packed onto the hill of the Lady Nelson Visitor and Discovery Centre, where they were on display to the community before leaving for Portland on Wednesday morning.

The convoy of cars diverted past McDonald Park School, where they were met with enthusiastic students waving flags along the school fenceline as they passed by.

Mount Gambier artist’s work on show

A SPECTACULAR mural created by a Mount Gambier artist is currently on display in a South East gallery.

The mural – which depicts the Naracoorte Caves ancient mega fauna – has taken much time for Diana Wiseman to create and can be viewed by all in the Naracoorte Regional Art Gallery.

Penola racer sets new record

DARING Penola dry lake racer David Bullock has made an impressive new Australian land speed record during his debut at Lake Gairdner Speedweek.

The annual event spans over a week on the 190km long and 48km wide dry salt lake, north of South Australia, hosted by the Dry Lake Racers Australia (DLRA).

All roads lead to region for car fans

ONE of the nation’s largest collections of hot rods and custom cars is set to arrive in Mount Gambier this weekend with attendees and their standout vehicles travelling in style from across Australia.

The Australian Street Rod Federation Street Rod Nationals gathering will be held at the Mount Gambier Showgrounds on Saturday and Sunday.

City gets little bit country

THE sound of country music will echo through Mount Gambier over the March long weekend, with an impressive line up of musicians set to take the […]

Vintage challenge

AS Coonawarra’s grape growers and winemakers start picking for this year’s vintage, the impact of last year’s devastating frost damage is being assessed and managed. A […]

Recruitment director on the job

A NEW local recruitment business has been launched by director Karen Bryant in the city, offering an employment service for a range of companies and clients. […]

Wild Ride

THE biggest ever Merrett Logging Penola and District Community Rodeo was held on Saturday night, where thousands of attendees flocked to McCorquindale Park to watch Australia’s […]