Mount Gambier:

Population: 23,494 (2006 census) (50th)
Density: 881.1/km  (2,282.0/sq mi)
Established: 1854
Postcode: 5290, 5291
Area: 26.7 km (10.3 sq mi)
Time zone:
Summer (DST)
ACST (UTC+9:30) ACDT (UTC+10:30)
Location:
  • 450 km (280 mi) from Adelaide
  • 435 km (270 mi) from Melbourne
  • Local Government Area:
  • City of Mount Gambier
  • District Council of Grant
  • State District: Mount Gambier
    Federal Division: Barker
    Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
    18.9 °C 8.1 °C 708.3 mm
    Leroys Blue Lake Caves to Coast Tour more_vert
    $190.00 AUD Book
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    Discover the hidden treasures and natural wonders of the limestone coast of South Australia. Spend the day exploring the Umpherston Sinkhole, Engelbrecht Cave, the Blue Lake, and then onto the coastline town of Port MacDonnell. Enjoy a light lunch as well as a stop for afternoon tea, to keep you fuelled on this fun-filled day out. Your guide will drop you back to Mount Gambier, so you can sit back and relax.

    Enjoy accommodation pick-up and transfer from your Mount Gambier based accommodation. Travelling in an air-conditioned mini bus you will enjoy the sights in comfort whilst being chauffeured around by one of our experienced drivers who are full of local knowledge. Explore caves, take in the sights at the Blue and Valley Lakes area, visit a local museum and coastline town famous for its Rock Lobster! First stop is the Umpherston Sinkhole, a collapsed limestone cave now covered in lush wildlife. You can walk onto the garden floor and look up at the green walls and blue sky. Next up is the Engelbrecht Cave, where you will take the tour and climb in to discover to cool, calm cave interior, with underwater caverns and tunnels to explore.The Blue Lake boasts a vibrant cobalt blue colour during the months of December through to March each year, making for excellent photo opportunities. Feasts Museum is on the way to Port MacDonnell, where you can browse through collections of all sorts, shapes and sizes. The last stop before returning to Mount Gambier is the coastal town of Port MacDonnell, the rock lobster capital of South Australia!

    • $190.00
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    Leroy's Coonawarra Wine Experience Tour more_vert
    $190.00 AUD Book
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    Spend a day exploring Coonawarra, learning all about this acclaimed wine region. You'll stop at Father Woods Park for a walk amongst the sculptures, before visiting up to four wineries to enjoy tastings and a ploughman's lunch along the way. With all transfers included, you can sit back and relax!

    The renowned Coonawarra wine region is situated only 60km from Mount Gambier and is host to numerous cellar doors, where you can indulge in award winning wine tastings on this full day tour. Your tour departs from Mount Gambier, and the first stop is Father Woods Park in Coonawarra, with its spectacular sculptures carved from pine tree trunks. After the park, it's time to visit the wineries!

    There are up to four winery stops during this great day out, and may include Rymills, Penley Estate, Brands Laira and Katnook Estate wineries. A ploughman's lunch in included and will keep you fuelled between winery stops! Along the way, your guide will teach you about the local history and famous Terra Rossa soil profile that is unique to this beautiful region.

    • $190.00
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