Community urged to ’embrace progress’

MOUNT Gambier Hospital Health Advisory Council (HAC) presiding member Maureen Klintberg has called on the community to “embrace progress” and vote in favour of Mount Gambier […]

Rec centre what the docs ordered

DOCTORS at Hawkins Medical Clinic have diagnosed Mount Gambier City Council’s proposed $39.1m sport and recreation hub as a vital infrastructure project to boost the community’s […]

$6m overhaul needed for stadium

BASKETBALL Mount Gambier’s tabled discussion paper considers three scenarios for the future of the association. To relocate all operations to the proposed $39.1m sport and recreation centre, to stay at the existing stadium and[…]

Basketball future in spotlight

MOUNT Gambier’s peak basketball association has revealed it is facing “growing challenges” to maintain the 50 year old Bern Bruning Stadium in fit-for-purpose condition for its […]

Recreation centre views shared

THE city’s three mayoral contenders have weighed in on the proposed multi-million dollar sports and recreation hub for Mount Gambier, following the announcement of a massive […]

Potential pool facility designs floated

A COMMUNITY reference group met with architects this week to discuss intermediate designs for the proposed $40m Mount Gambier sports and recreation centre. DesignInc Adelaide and […]

Swimskool owner debunks swim club claims

SWIMSKOOL owner Vivienne Peate has rejected claims local swimmers are disadvantaged due to inadequate training facilities in Mount Gambier. Her comments follow a story printed in The[…]

Community survey price tag defended

MAYOR Andrew Lee has defended the $65,000 budget allocation for a survey to gauge community support for the proposed $40m Mount Gambier Regional Sport and Recreation […]

Community takes vision to architects

A COMMUNITY reference group met with architects this week to continue planning the design of the city’s potential $40m indoor sports and recreation centre for a funding proposal[…]