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  • Birdfair 2019 - Sunday 27th October

    11th October 2019
    11th October 2019.
  • Nairne to undergo sewer smoke testing from 14th October

    11th October 2019
    11th October 2019. Where there’s smoke, there’s likely a sewer inspection going on, at least in Nairne for the next 4 weeks. Councils Community Wastewater Management System (CWMS) will be undergoing smoke testing over the next month to help
  • Potential Power Outages During Summer - Prepare now for the Bushfire Season

    10th October 2019
    10th October 2019. As we prepare for another summer and bushfire season, it's important to be ready for the potential of a power outage occurring during extreme weather. Bushfires pose a very real danger in South Australia and have the potential to
  • Mueller Close Bugle Ranges Notice of Works

    30th September 2019
    30th September 2019. The Mount Barker District Council is committed to maintaining infrastructure throughout the district and has in place a number of renewal programs, developed to assist in prioritising and scheduling works. The bridge culvert at
  • Draft SA Little Corella Management Strategy

    30th September 2019
    30th September 2019. South Australia’s population of little corellas has significantly increased over the last 50 years. This is due to an increase in little corella attractive landscapes. Large populations of little corellas damage crops,
  • Have your say! Regional Indoor Aquatic and Leisure Centre

    9th September 2019
    9th September 2019. Council is proposing to build a Regional Indoor Aquatic and Leisure Centre to replace Mount Barker’s ageing Mountain Pool. The centre will deliver a state-of-the-art, modern swimming and recreation hub to meet the projected
  • Feedback to State Government on Local Government Reform

    27th August 2019
    27th August 2019. The State Government are interested in hearing your views on their discussion paper of proposed local government reforms. You can read the discussion paper and provide your feedback to DPTI at. Council will also be making a
  • Sealed Roads Resealing Program Underway

    7th August 2019
    7th August 2019. The following roads will have maintenance work completed commencing late the week of 5th August (subject to weather):. Piney Ridge Rd Nairne – North Rd to end of seal. Harper Rd Mount Barker – Springs Rd to Gould Rd. Berry Rd
  • Food Safety Course - 7 November 2019

    1st August 2019
    1st August 2019. TAFE SA and Council are offering this accredited short course designed to help you increase your knowledge of food safety and to enhance the level of professionalism in our region. This interactive course is appropriate for anyone
  • Pyrites Road Nairne Temporary Road Closure

    18th July 2019
    18th July 2019. Pyrites Road Nairne, between Sydney Road and Military Road, and Military Road between Pyrites Road and Council’s boundary (200 m east of Five Bob Road), will be resurfaced commencing 29 July 2019. These works are expected to be