Life in Mount Gambier

Living in Mount Gambier Australia

Living in Mount Gambier Australia

Life in Mount Gambier

Welcome to Mount Gambier.  We know you are going to love living in Mount Gambier and have a great time if you are passing through.

Life in Mount Gambier

Life in Mount Gambier

Is Mount Gambier a good place to live?

Yes, Mount Gambier is a great place to live or visit.  Below our guide to Mount Gambier will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.

Visas required to live in Mount Gambier

If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Mount Gambier, you are going to need a visa to do so.  Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Mount Gambier.  Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.


If you are moving to Mount Gambier and want to find a job in Mount Gambier we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Mount Gambier for new arrivals.  Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.

Map of Mount Gambier

Weather in Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier is the second most populated city in South Australia with an estimated urban population of 29,639. The city is located on the slopes of Mount Gambier, a volcano in the south east of the state, about 450 kilometres (280 mi) south-east of the capital Adelaide and just 17 kilometres (11 mi) from the Victorian border. The traditional owners of the area are the Bungandidj people.

Mount Gambier is the most important settlement in the Limestone Coast region and the seat of government for both the City of Mount Gambier and the District Council of Grant.

The city is well known for its geographical features, particularly its volcanic and limestone features, most notably its Blue Lake, parks, gardens, caves and sinkholes.

Hotels and Accommodation in Mount Gambier

There are all types of accommodation available in Mount Gambier.  The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save

This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.

Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.

Mount Gambier is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.

Accountants in Mount Gambier


Banks in Mount Gambier



Cafes in Mount Gambier



Carpet Cleaners in Mount Gambier


Dentists in Mount Gambier



Doctors and Medical clinics in Mount Gambier


You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.


Contact one of the Mount Gambier Electricians below



Hospitals in Mount Gambier



Mechanics in Mount Gambier


Newspapers in Mount Gambier




Pest Control in Mount Gambier




Plumbers in Mount Gambier



Real Estate Agents in Mount Gambier 



Restaurants in Mount Gambier


Schools in Mount Gambier



Solicitors in Mount Gambier



Supermarkets in Mount Gambier 



Vets in Mount Gambier 



For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.


To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker.  Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.