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  • COVID-19 - Information for our Community

    25th June 2020
    25th June 2020. Related Links. For a variety of COVID-19 related information around health, staying connected, financial support, accommodation, church/faith and transport, visit our Community Information pages. Information about local services
  • Laratinga Wetlands Footpath Maintenance - postponed

    23rd June 2020
    23rd June 2020. Due to recent weather events and the ongoing wet weather, the asphalt works to the Laratinga Wetlands footpath that were originally scheduled for 24-26 June are delayed until further notice. They will be rescheduled once the trail
  • Springs Road Partial Closure 17 - 19 June 2020

    16th June 2020
    16th June 2020. Springs Road / Burnbank Way intersection will be partially closed Wednesday 17 June 2020 to Friday 19 June (7am – 5pm) for stormwater works. The left-turn in will remain open. Detour will be in place via Bray Road / Waterford Avenue
  • Cat Registration

    10th June 2020
    10th June 2020... Cats make great pets, they are a much loved companion for millions of Australians. Cats are quiet, clean and they don't need a lot of space or exercise. Compared to dogs, cats generally cope better with being left alone when their
  • Mount Barker Wastewater Treatment Plant update - April 2020

    29th April 2020
    29th April 2020. Council is currently developing an Environmental Improvement Plan in accordance with EPA requirements for the Springs Road Wastewater Treatment Plant and our operations. Read more about current activities here:.
  • MacFarlane Terrace Reserve Upgrade

    22nd April 2020
    22nd April 2020. Work on the Reserve at the Home Maker Centre has commenced. For more information, Click here.
  • Hahndorf Stormwater Investigation

    9th April 2020
    9th April 2020. Description of Works:. Mount Barker District Council has previously undertaken a visual survey and applied a desktop analysis in order to establish the existing stormwater assets within the Hahndorf Township area. The purpose of
  • Springs Road Stage 3 - To Commence mid-April

    9th April 2020
    9th April 2020. Council has resolved to award the Springs Road Upgrade (Stages 3 & 4) to SEM Civil. Safety improvements will be undertaken including road widening, shoulder sealing, guard-railing, lighting etc. The Stage 3 works are to be undertaken
  • Influenza Vaccine Clinics for 2020

    1st April 2020
    1st April 2020. Due to the current situation with COVID 19, this Influenza season the Mount District Barker Council will be prioritizing  our resources to ensure we vaccinate the most vulnerable members of our community against Influenza. We will
  • Waste enquiry? Missed, damaged, lost or stolen bin?

    31st March 2020
    31st March 2020. The staff at Solo (Council's kerbside waste collection contractor) are moving to work more remotely in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This change to their system may cause minor communication interruptions and the community is