Ben Hood Committee Tourism (4)  TBW Newsgroup

Committee sought to lift lakes image

CHAIRLIFTS from the Centenary Tower, underwater light shows and pop-up shops surrounding the Valley Lakes are only some of Mount Gambier councillor Ben Hood’s visions for […]

Bell sounds 12-month progress plan

BEFORE the 2018 state election, Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell told attendees of a candidates forum the state’s major parties to “bring a bloody big […]

New pre-teen ‘bucket list’

FROM trekking through the Crater Lakes to exploring the Umpherston Caves at night, experiencing Mount Gambier has never been easier through the 50-plus things to do […]

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Rook Walk centenary event

HUNDREDS of school children and community members assembled at the historic Rook Walk overlooking the Blue Lake to celebrate its centenary on Tuesday. The 10ft stone […]

Historic Rook Walk centenary event

HUNDREDS of school children and community members assembled at the historic Rook Walk overlooking the Crater Lakes precinct yesterday to commemorate its centenary. Many dressed in […]

Spring brings snakes out of hiding

SPRING has sprung and snakes have become active in the South East, leading to renewed calls for people to remain vigilant as the weather heats up. […]

New caretaker flies flag for city

THE Mount Gambier city flag will fly over the iconic Centenary Tower today and over the weekend (weather permitting) with a new caretaker at the helm. […]

People power stands test of time

ROME was not built in a day – but nearly 100 years ago the Rook Walk overlooking Mount Gambier’s Crater Lakes was. The walkway alongside the […]