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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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 […]

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 […]