The state of the art online space www.discovermountgambier.com.au is designed as a one-stop shop to attract visitors and showcase Mount Gambier and the surrounding area.
The website highlights the range of experiences a visitor can have in the area and features spectacular images taken by local photographer Ockert Le Roux.
“It’s an outstanding website that is very evocative with a depth of information that we’re convinced will encourage visitors to stay another day and further investigate the area,” Tourism Mount Gambier Chair Kent Comley said.
The website aims to encourage visitors to make Mount Gambier their base during their stay and venture out to explore the region.
“The feed from the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse ensures there is access to all the information people might need to plan their holiday. The site also has integrated features that allow blogs and events to be written and submitted easily,” he said.
The website is a key deliverable by the peak tourism industry body.
“It is an exciting time in Mount Gambier as we actively start to market our region and develop new visitor product and experiences. This website has been designed as a showcase of the region and is the first step in taking our message that Mount Gambier is a must visit destination to the world,” Mr Comley said.
City of Mount Gambier Tourism and Economic Development Manager Donna Foster said the website highlights wholistic experiences to draw people in.
“Mount Gambier is in a perfect spot, midway between Adelaide and Melbourne, with a depth of experiences within a short drive. Whether it is exploring the amazing geological wonders of the limestones caves, sinkholes and lakes or experiencing the award winning wines and dining experience across the region, including the Coonawarra wine district, we have it all and now we’re sharing it,” Ms Foster said.
Check it out www.discovermountgambier.com.au