Business dream realised

AFTER spending more than 20 years of his life in a Thai refugee camp, Karen refugee Klo Moo has built a new life in Mount Gambier. […]

High-tech youth support concept

PASTORAL care worker and business owner Belinda Tilley has a vision to empower young people across Australia – starting in Mount Gambier – with an app […]

Roland helps reconnect refugees

WHEN Congolese man Roland Kalamo walked into the Mount Gambier Red Cross office last year looking to help as a volunteer, the staff could not believe […]

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 […]

Business leader in rare company

MOUNT Gambier businessman and community leader Ben Hood has been selected as one of InDaily’s South Australian Top 40 under 40. The inaugural awards were held […]

New chapter for festival leader

AFTER eight years of immersing himself in the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival’s evolution and inclusive nature, literary program organiser Rhett McDonald has left to focus on […]

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 […]

Iconic city store to close doors

AFTER 63 years of trading, Mount Gambier’s iconic DJ Interiors will soon close its doors. Originally opened in 1955 by Donald James Bigham and Family, Peter […]

Veteran support a call of duty

LOCAL volunteer Margaret Winterfield has received state recognition for her decades of service at the Mount Gambier Returned and Services League. “Margie”, as she is affectionately […]

Dedicated police officer retires

DEDICATED Millicent Police officer Des Noll OAM has handed in his badge and is moving into retirement, but his inspiring contribution to the community will continue. […]