Regional visitor strategy

INCREASING the number of overnight visitors from international and domestic markets will be the priority for the Limestone Coast as part of a plan to boost […]

Visitors bring economic boost

THE State Government’s visitor strategy for the Limestone Coast has received a glowing endorsement from tourism and industry leaders who have welcomed opportunities to grow the region’s economy by $136m by 2020.[…]

Inspired seafood vision shared

MOORAK farmer Daryl Prunnell has a vision to build a world-class rock lobster and Atlantic salmon fish farm on his property on the outskirts of Port […]

City budgets for future

MOUNT Gambier City Council’s 2017/18 draft budget has flagged an average residential rate increase of around 4pc in the next financial year. The draft budget proposes […]

Regional tourism growth roadblock

SOUTH Australia’s regional tourism is being handicapped by inadequate roads and access to water, power and internet services, according to Robe Mayor Peter Riseley.[…]

Common goal unites businesses

WITH the face of retail changing, leaving a string of shops in the inner city empty, new opportunities are being explored to keep the Mount Gambier […]

Tourism initiative ‘pops up’

THE attractions of the region are being displayed in a different way with an interactive pop-out brochure now on show at the Mount Gambier Visitor Centre. […]

Call to remove fence

A PORTION of the wooden fence in front of the Robe Hotel which was erected over a year ago should immediately be pulled down, according to a Robe District Council member.[…]

‘Major event’ status push

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell will call on the State Government to award Generations in Jazz major event status in a parliamentary motion next month. […]

Tourism talk

INTERNATIONAL students, a Chinese social media account and the launch of a “bucket list” online are the answers to increasing tourism to the city, according to […]