Our goal is to create strong and sustainable community networks. We provide a range of programs and services that support health and wellbeing, community connection and social cohesion.
Our priority is to ensure a harmonious and healthy coexistence with animals in the local area.
Arts, culture and heritage
The Barossa region has a rich history of arts and culture including heritage grants and resources, as well as supporting a range of creative industries.
We're responsible for seven cemeteries in the council area, specifically in the townships of Nuriootpa, Angaston, Eden Valley, Lyndoch, Mount Crawford, Mount Pleasant and Williamstown.
Emergency management is a shared responsibility between all levels of government, emergency services, and the community. If you require urgent emergency services assistance call 000.
Health and wellbeing
We’re here to support the health and wellbeing of members in our community, and have a range of programs that aim to provide assistance to find the help they need.
Libraries are located in Angaston, Lyndoch, Mount Pleasant, Nuriootpa, and Tanunda, and are a great way to connect with your community.
The Big Project
The Big Project is the Barossa region’s largest and most ambitious community infrastructure project.
Barossa & Light Community Transport was set up in 1992 to help transport disadvantaged residents of The Barossa Council and Light Regional Council get to appointments and activities.
Volunteering Barossa and Light is a collaborative community service in partnership with Light Regional Council which commenced in March 2009.