Christmas parade entries open

ENTRIES are now open for this year’s NF McDonnell and Sons Mount Gambier Christmas Parade. Now in its 59th year, the parade will be held on […]

Mount Gambier local wins national competition

A MOUNT Gambier local has claimed a prize valued at over $11,000 in Collins Booksellers’ nation-wide Christmas reading guide competition. The annual competition gives customers a […]

Wave of visitors at Port MacDonnell

SUMMER school holidays and the promise of warm weather have prompted an influx of visitors at Port MacDonnell this festive season. The Foreshore Tourist Park, also […]

Murray’s mighty effort

NESTLED in the picturesque countryside on the outskirts of Coonawarra, the impressive winner of the annual Stuffed Santa competition can be seen trying out his day/night […]

Record numbers celebrate seaside

HUNDREDS of holidaymakers have flocked to the coast this summer as tourist numbers hit record highs in the South East. More than 1500 visitors descended on […]

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Penola Christmas Party

THE Penola Christmas Street Party was held on Friday with community members gathering to enjoy an evening filled with festive activities. The family event included children […]

Stuffed Santas sighted

SURFING, dancing, knitting and exercising Santas flaunted around the Penola and Coonawarra region can be spotted this holiday season by community members and tourists to adore. […]

Penola Community Christmas Party

PENOLA was filled with Christmas excitement last Friday as hundreds of people enjoyed a fun filled evening of Christmas tunes, face painting and decorated bikes as […]

Community appeal brightens Christmas

AS CHRISTMAS Day nears, Mayor Andrew Lee has appealed to the community to dig deep and support the Mount Gambier Community Mayor’s Christmas Appeal. The cause […]