True pioneer story inspires author

GROWING up on a farm in Kalangadoo, Simon Bryant always had a fascination with the history of the South East. His interest was piqued when he received […]

Rook Walk centenary event

THE Mount Gambier History Group and Mount Gambier City Council have called on the community to share stories of their family history to celebrate the centenary […]

Statewide trial to reveal abuse history

A SCHEME that allows individuals to discover if their partner has a history of violence has been welcomed by the region’s peak domestic violence service ahead of its statewide trial rollout later this year.
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Researcher digs up mining past

A FORMER Mount Gambier man has felt a sense of vindication for the historian profession after being awarded an Order of Australia medal on the Queen’s […]

Grand home restoration a labour of love

STEPPING through the grand doors of Lowan homestead, you are instantly immersed in a chapter of yesteryear. Grandeur design, expert craftsman and timeless elegance are just […]

Netball: Lock hits historic milestone

SARAH Lock has made history as the first East Gambier netballer to reach the 300-game milestone. Lock played her 300th game at McDonald Park recently when […]

Rook Walk celebrated during history festival

THE Mount Gambier Library will participate in South Australia’s History Festival during May to celebrate the region’s historical places, people and events. The library’s focus for […]

Wartime insight

SAINT Martins Lutheran College Year 10 humanities students gained insight into the various theatres of war during a recent tour of the Mount Gambier Community Returned […]

150 year celebration

YAHL Primary School students will take a step back in time this year as they celebrate the school’s 150th anniversary. Holding various events and activities throughout […]