New chapter for festival leader

AFTER eight years of immersing himself in the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival’s evolution and inclusive nature, literary program organiser Rhett McDonald has left to focus on […]

Art installation takes shape

AN ART installation inspired by the region’s pine forests is taking shape at the city’s civic centre. Country Arts SA artist-in-residence and former Millicent local Jane […]

Milestone celebration

MOUNT Gambier Eisteddfod producer Backstage Incorporated celebrated a milestone over the weekend with past and current members coming from far and wide to mark its 40th […]

Fringe fever sweeps Mount Gambier

FRINGE fever hit the heart of the city this weekend as thousands flocked to diverse events celebrating arts, music and culture. With Commercial Street East closed […]

Band battle won

PORTLAND band Since Tuesday cleaned up at the Mount Gambier Battle of the Bands at Shadows Entertainment Complex on Saturday, winning five of seven awards. This […]

Tourists decipher puzzling portrait

WITH squinted eyes and tilted heads, puzzled tourists are struggling to identify the mysterious pixelated face watching over the Blue Lake city. The fresh artwork featured […]