Mount Gambier

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Located halfway between Melbourne and Adelaide you will find a city that is thriving, relaxing and boasting a world of attractions. Mount Gambier in South Australia is one of the prettiest cities in the state where you can holiday at the foot of a volcanic crater, climb to the lip to explore the famous Blue Lake and enjoy numerous outdoor activities and entertainment all year that every traveller and tourist will love. Mount Gambier is the ideal getaway destination, where a fertile landscape boasts wineries and vineyards, where you can explore sinkholes and limestone caves and where gourmet foods offering tasty treats to sample along your journey through Mount Gambier.

Visit cellar doors offering some of the states finest wines, stop in at al fresco vineyard estate restaurants, take a guided tour of a winery to get a behind the scenes look at how things operate or arrange a food and wine to get a really good feel for the region and its delights. Mount Gambier is home to numerous attractions that draw hundreds of visitors here each year from the beautiful caves that you can explore, one of which runs directly underneath the city itself or perhaps a tour of the HMS Lady Nelson Discovery Centre with the kids sounds interesting or simply enjoy the parklands and gardens throughout the city.

With warm sunny days presenting themselves for pretty much most of the year you will have every chance to get out and about and experience all that Mount Gambier has to offer. From Umpherston Sinkhole where you can take a nocturnal night tour to see the possums come to feed come nightfall, or a walk to the top of Centenary Tower to take in the views of the surrounding region, you can fill your days with numerous activities. Picnicking, camping adventures, mountain biking and scenic routes can be enjoyed along with cave diving and witnessing the changes colours of the Blue Lake that take on a vibrant blue between November through to March.

Mount Gambier is a country style city, with interesting streets, friendly locals, shopping and dining. Take your pick from a range of wonderful accommodation to suite all travellers, no matter what your budget might be, and be sure that where ever you decide to base yourself you will never be far from all that there is to see and do here in Mount Gambier. Take in the stunning gardens covering the ground of the craters and sinkholes, get up close to a variety of wildlife, set out on hiking trails for the day, join one of many different tours to take in the sights or enjoy one of the many recreational activities that you can do out on one of the three lakes in the area from swimming, canoeing, fishing and more.

Mount Gambier is the perfect getaway location, to escape the bump and grind of everyday life and just relax and breathe! You can plan a holiday jam packed full of exciting activities or look forward to a restful trip away where lifes little pleasures and luxuries are just at arms reach. Start planning your trip to Mount Gambier to discover the hidden treasures and secretes of this magical city.

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