Shelters approved for city dog park

MOUNT Gambier City Council has approved the construction of two shade shelters at Cunningham Reserve Dog Park to provide shade for users until surrounding trees grow[…]

Resident sheds light on lack of consultation

“OUR little piece of paradise has been shot down in flames,” Rod Fleming told The Border Watch this week, pointing out the imposing metal framework towering over his back fence.

“I feel like a prisoner in my own backyard.”

Community turns out in droves to support proposed indoor sports and rec centre

MORE than 300 people packed the auditorium at the Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre on Wednesday night in a show of support for a proposed indoor pool and sports complex.

Around 400 apologies were received for the community meeting, which was called early this week by a working group representing four of the city’s major sporting codes.

Claret Ash caves in wild weather

THE last remnants of the fallen 20-metre high Claret Ash tree at the Cave Gardens in Mount Gambier were removed yesterday by Mount Gambier City Council […]

Indoor pool plan resurfaces

Text your view – What are your views on a potential indoor public pool facility for Mount Gambier? ONCE rated among the top infrastructure priorities for […]

Conversation could save a life

“WE want to dispel some of those myths around suicide and reduce the stigma to make it easier for people who are struggling with suicidal thoughts […]

Sports team up

A GRASSROOTS community campaign is under way to revive plans for the construction of a multi-million dollar indoor pool and recreational centre in Mount Gambier. This […]