Wilkin Hall milestone celebration

HISTORY will be rekindled this month when South East community members celebrate Wilkin Community Hall’s 70th anniversary. Midway between Mount Gambier and Casterton, Wilkin Hall is […]

Business transition for Chinese medicine

INTERNATIONAL health knowledge will depart Mount Gambier on Tuesday as Chinese Medical Centre owners “Nancy” Chen and “Stephen” Mu move into retirement. Established in 1995, Chinese […]

Museum showcases maritime history

VISITORS can sink into shipwreck history as Port MacDonnell’s maritime museum showcases the Submerged – Stories of Australia’s Shipwrecks exhibition. The free exhibition focuses on wrecks […]

Bay faithful celebrate church history

THE 150th anniversary of the Port MacDonnell Uniting Church will be celebrated this month with a day of celebrations planned for September 16. A 10am service […]

Shoppers spend money to get money

MARKING 150 years since the last convict ship arrived in Australia, The Royal Australian Mint’s Rascals and Ratbags Roadshow landed in Mount Gambier Tuesday. A pop-up […]

True pioneer story inspires author

GROWING up on a farm in Kalangadoo, Simon Bryant always had a fascination with the history of the South East. His interest was piqued when he received […]

Rook Walk centenary event

THE Mount Gambier History Group and Mount Gambier City Council have called on the community to share stories of their family history to celebrate the centenary […]

Statewide trial to reveal abuse history

A SCHEME that allows individuals to discover if their partner has a history of violence has been welcomed by the region’s peak domestic violence service ahead of its statewide trial rollout later this year.
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