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  • Proctor Road, Kanmantoo

    4th December 2019
    4th December 2019. Council and Hanson are working together to find a solution for the re-construction and sealing of Proctor Road, Kanmantoo. Currently we are working with a contractor to find the most economic and efficient methodology to deliver
  • Proposed Recycled Water Storage Facility

    4th December 2019
    4th December 2019. Mount Barker District Council is proposing to expand its existing recycled water infrastructure network by constructing a recycled water storage facility on Back Callington Road (refer location plan below). This new facility would
  • Council Closing Hours over the Christmas Season

    2nd December 2019
    2nd December 2019. Closed from 12.30pm Tuesday 24 December 2019 and will re-open at 9am Thursday 2 January 2020. Closed for redevelopment from 9am Friday 13 December 2019 and will re-open at 9am Thursday 2 January 2020. The library returns chute
  • Kanmantoo Copper Mine DPA - Consultation

    14th November 2019
    14th November 2019. As you enter Kanmantoo you will notice charming country stone buildings. If you look further, this little town has a rich history with wonderful local produce to be sampled. The story of Kanmantoo is the story of some of the
  • Planned Interruption to Meadows Recycled/Bore Water Supply

    11th November 2019
    11th November 2019. Council advises that due to programmed maintenance works the Meadows non-drinking bore water/recycled water supply will be unavailable on Wednesday 13 November 2019 between 8.30am – 4.00pm while new pipework is installed. While
  • Seeking young people to assist with events/activities for young people in 2020

    8th November 2019
    8th November 2019. Council is seeking expressions of interest from young people aged 14-18 who would like to assist in the delivery of community events and activities for young people in 2020. Being part of the team you will:. Build skills in
  • Fire Danger Season to start early (15 November) for Mount Lofty Ranges

    6th November 2019
    6th November 2019. The CFS has announced an early start to the Fire Danger Season for Mount Lofty Ranges, Kangaroo Island and Adelaide Metro. "Drier than normal winter conditions have left much of the greater Adelaide area in rain deficit, with the
  • Temporary Library Closure over Christmas Period

    4th November 2019
    4th November 2019. Mount Barker Community Library on Dumas Street will be temporarily closed from Friday 13 December 2019 and will reopen on Thursday 2 January 2020. The library will close for an extra week in December to allow for noisy and dusty
  • Open Space Shared Use Agreement

    31st October 2019
    31st October 2019. A recent shared use agreement with King’s Baptist Grammar School and Burke Urban (developer of Newenham Estate) has secured more open space for the community. Eight hectares of land adjacent to Newenham (off Bollen Road) will be
  • Fire Season brought forward for some districts

    17th October 2019
    17th October 2019. The 2019/20 Fire Danger Season will start early in at least five Fire Ban Districts, says the SA Country Fire Service (CFS). The Flinders, Mid North, Yorke Peninsula, Riverland and Murraylands have all experienced dry conditions