Social Program

The following social events were included in the program.

Welcome Cocktail Evening

Venue: Main Corner City Hall & Reception, 1 Bay Road, Mount Gambier, SA 5290
Date: Monday 15 October 2018
Time: 17:30 – 19:30
Dress Code: Neat casual attire


Gala Dinner celebrating 10 years of THEnet

Venue: The Barn, 747 Glenelg River Road, OB Flat, SA 5290
Date: Wednesday 17 October 2018
18:30 – 22:30
Dress Code: Cocktail attire


Bus Tours of Mount Gambier

Date: Monday 15 October 2018
Time: 14:30 – 15:30 or 16:00 – 17:00
Duration: Approximately 1 hour per tour
Departure Point: The Main Corner (Riddoch Art Gallery)
Dress Code: Casual
Overview: Two bus tours will be offered to view Mount Gambier’s famous Blue Lake, Valley Lake and Umpherston Sinkhole with retired Geologist, Bob Dalgarno. The tour will include discussion of the volcanoes, limestone karst weathering and indications of climate over the last 400,000 years. Accompanying Bob will be local Boandik man, Ken Jones who will provide “on country” experience and knowledge.
Participants are strongly encouraged to view the free film “Volcano” at the Main Corner prior to their bus tour. Film sessions are a 13:00 and 15:00 in the Dress Circle.