South Australia » South East and Limestone Coast
Aged Care is easily found in South East/Limestone Coast in South Australia. The region is home to the state’s second largest town, Mount Gambier.
Other major towns include Millicent, Keith, Bordertown, Naracoorte and Penola. Coastal resort towns such as Robe and Beachport are also popular.
The area has a Mediterranean with hot summers and relatively cool winters. The climate on the coast is cool and moist.
Mount Gambier has a population of almost 25,000 and is about 450km south of Adelaide but is closer to the Victorian border. The area is named after the Mount Gambier volcano which is now inactive.
Popular attractions in the area include the wine-growing regions of Coonawarra, Mount Benson, Padthaway and Wrattonbully. The region produces some of Australia’s best red wines.
The largest national park areas are Coorang National Park, Messent Conservation Park and Canunda National Park.
The major industries in the area include farming, tourism and forestry.