Description

Mount Gambier in South Australia is a popular tourist destination amongst holidaymakers driving between Melbourne in VIC and Adelaide in SA. Nestled on a picturesque volcanic landscape surrounded by vast pine tree plantations, Mount Gambier offers a great mid-way point to stop and rest on your journey as it offers plenty of scenic spots to explore and enjoy.replacenewlinereplacenewlineSitting atop the list of Mount Gambier attractions and things to do & see is the beautiful Blue Lake. With its ever-changing water colour in the various seasons, the lake water turns a dense blue in November to a grey colour in April.

Images around Mount Gambier SA 5290


Around Mount Gambier SA 5290


Our Picks on what to Do in Mount Gambier SA

Vansittart Park

Engelbrecht Cave

Umpherston Sinkhole (Cenote)

Valley Lake Wildlife Park

Cave Garden

Blue Lake Lookout

Our Picks on where to Stay in Mount Gambier SA

Avalon Motel

Best Western Southgate Motel Mount Gambier

Quality Inn Presidential Motel

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Mount Gambier SA

Caffe Belgiorno

Federal Hotel Restaurant

Zambrero Mount Gambier

Shopping in Mount Gambier SA

Community Services  


Mount Gambier Visitor Centre
35 Jubilee Hwy E,
MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290

City Of Mount Gambier
10 Watson Terrace,
MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290

Mount Gambier Police Station SA
40 Bay Road,
MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290

Mount Gambier and Districts Health Service
276-300 Wehl Street N,
MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290

Mount Gambier Library - SA
6 Watson Terrace,
MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290

Mount Gambier Aquatic Centre - SA
5A Margaret Street,
MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290

Location Information 

  • Population: 29639
  • State electorate(s): Mount Gambier
  • Federal Division(s): Barker
  • Established (yr): 1854
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Casterton VIC 3311 (69.4 km, 49 mins)
Millicent SA 5280 (48.9 km, 35 mins)
Port MacDonnel SA 5291 (27.7 km, 24 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Mount Gambier SA is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.