District Council of Grant

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The District Council of Grant  is the most southern local government area in South Australia.  Situated on the south east coast it is bounded to the south and west by the Southern Ocean, the Victorian Border to the east and the Wattle Range Council to the north. The Council encircles the local government area of the City of Mount Gambier. 

Travel to and from Mount Gambier

The District Council of Grant owns and operates the Mount Gambier Airport

Daily flights with Regional Express (REX) Airlines are available between Melbourne or Adelaide and Mount Gambier. REX Airlines can be contacted on 131 713.

Daily coach services to and from Adelaide with Premier Stateliner.  Premier Stateliner can be contacted on 08 8415 5555.

Daily coach/rail service to and from Melbourne with VLine.  Rail service is from Melbourne to Warrnambool, with coach services available from Warrnambool to Mount Gambier.  VLine can be contacted on 1800 800 007.

Travel to and from Port MacDonnell

Port MacDonnell is situated 28kms south of the City of Mount Gambier in South Australia's Limestone Coast.  It is approximately 450km south-east of Adelaide and 460km west of Melbourne.  Port MacDonnell is one of the unspoiled treasurers at the gateway to the Great Ocean Road.

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