Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier is the second most populous city in South Australia. The city is located on the slopes of Mount Gambier (volcano) in the south-east of the state, it 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.

  • Cyril Blackmore

    Cyril Blackmore

    24 May 2017

    “These guys that came back, as kids we looked at them, and they looked like old men – they were knocked around.”

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  • Leanne Dunn

    Leanne Dunn

    10 May 2017

    "I ran away to join the Navy at 17...the circus wouldn't take me."

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  • Joe Flavel

    Joe Flavel

    4 April 2017

    “Life was really tough in the depression. I would shoot parrots and take them home and pluck ‘em, clean ‘em and give ‘em to Mum and she would make a pie out of them.”

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  • Kevin and Des Harris

    Kevin and Des Harris

    29 March 2017

    “When war broke out I was only a little kid, but I can remember Mum and Dad had the radio tuned in, and it come over that Holland had fallen to the Germans; Mum and Dad cried their eyes out.”

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  • Charlie Miller

    Charlie Miller

    24 February 2017

    "I joined the Air Force the day I turned 18, and I never regretted it..."

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