Our Sir’s vibrant life

ALL the colour, charisma and character of Mount Gambier born artistic icon Sir Robert Helpmann have been retained in a cheeky quote known to millions worldwide. […]

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 […]

Bold makeover faces backlash

A BOLD mosaic makeover as part of external renovations at the Mount Gambier Civic Centre has prompted passionate responses from South East residents. As the $1.3m […]

Theatre icon towers over city

THE pixelated face of Sir Robert Helpmann has finally been unveiled in its entirety as scaffolding is dismantled at the Mount Gambier Civic Centre. External renovations […]

Stage legend back in spotlight

A GIANT pixelated portrait of Sir Robert Helpmann is taking shape as external renovations continue at Mount Gambier’s civic centre. Zinc panels fixed to a steel […]

Civic centre mosaic takes shape

THE external renovation of Mount Gambier’s Civic Centre is taking shape, with installation of a mosaic of interlocking zinc panels well underway. A joint project between […]

Civic Centre fly tower revamp

[caption id="attachment_3565" align="aligncenter" width="600"] FLY TOWER UPGRADE BEGINS: Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre manager Frank Morello, Dycer Constructions managing director Chris Dycer and Mount Gambier City Council regulatory services manager Michael Silvy on site at the Civic Centre, where the construction of scaffolding is nearly complete, ahead of a $1.3m refurbishment project.[/caption]