Morello motivated for more

INCUMBENT councillor Frank Morello has labelled “unfinished business” as the key motivator behind his decision to nominate for a second term on Mount Gambier City Council. […]

Portland showcased as premier cruise destination

PORTLAND was showcased as a premier regional cruise destination at Australia’s biggest cruise conference in Western Australia this month Glenelg Shire Council met some of the world’s biggest cruise operators at the[…}

Walking trail links wineries

TOURISTS are being encouraged to “look out for the green foot” with the recent launch of the Coonawarra Wineries Walking Trail and phone application. The trail […]

Guided walking tour program launched

TOURISM Mount Gambier and Mount Gambier City Council will host two information sessions about a collaborative Guides of Mount Gambier program next week[…]

Red tape chokes tourism sector

EXCESSIVE bureaucracy and additional support for marketing were key issues highlighted by local tourism operators at last month’s “meet the minister” event with Tourism Minister David […]

Bell leads lake tourism push

INDEPENDENT parliamentarian Troy Bell has called for the development of a master plan for the Mount Gambier Valley Lake precinct to identify key “untapped” commercial tourism […]

Foreign investors tour region

A DELEGATION of 12 Asian investors toured the historic Oatmill Complex yesterday – a heritage site that could fetch a multi-million dollar price tag if a […]

Tourism concept supported

TOURISM Mount Gambier has welcomed a $20,000 Federal Government Building Better Regions Fund community investment to help bring the Guides of Mount Gambier visitor economy project […]