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  • Para Wirra Road update

    PARA WIRRA ROAD UPDATE

    Following the completion of drainage rectification works on Para Wirra Road, we wish to advise that the road will be closed to the public from Tuesday, 27 February to Thursday, …

  • New waste service on the way

    A new regional waste contract is expected to deliver significant savings across four regional councils.

    The Barossa Regional Procurement Group (that comprises Barossa Council, Light Regional Council, …

  • Warren Reservoir officially opens

    In a major boost for recreational fishing and tourism in SA, Warren Reservoir in the southern Barossa has been officially upgraded and opened to canoes and kayaks.

    The Barossa Council has worked …

  • Barossa Australia Day honours

    Inspirational individuals and organisations have been honoured in The Barossa Council’s Australia Day Awards.

    Citizen of the Year is Elizabeth Sibley of Angaston, who was recognised for her …

  • Australia Day tickets available

    Australia Day is a great opportunity to celebrate with the wider community and it doesn't get much better than Council's annual Australia Day Breakfast at the Tanunda Show Hall.

    Tickets are now …

  • What's the rush?

    The Barossa Council has launched a new awareness campaign, urging recreation park users to slow down, and consider the safety of others.

    “Our recreation parks are community facilities used by …

  • Balmoral Road drainage works

    Contractors will be on site tomorrow (14 December) on Balmoral Road, adjacent to Goldfields Rd to install sub-surface drainage to rectify an existing pavement drainage issue.

    It is expected works …

  • Para Wirra Rd drainage works

    Council will commence drainage works on Para Wirra Rd on Monday, 11 December.

    Following the sealing of Para Wirra Road, Council identified some latent issues with poor subsoil drainage which have …

  • Skate park investment begins

    Construction has begun on two pump tracks at the Nuriootpa Skate Park to cater for a wide range of user groups.

    It comes on the back of community consultation by  Council earlier in the year …

  • Queen's Baton Relay celebrations unveiled

    Barossa residents can begin planning their Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR) experience with the street-level detail and community celebrations now available to explore online.

    Local batonbearers …

  • Nuriootpa Flood Mitigation Project

    Work has commenced on the final phase of the Nuriootpa Flood Mitigation Project to protect the Nuriootpa township from flooding from the North Para River in a 1:100 year storm event.

    The final stage …

  • Para Wirra Road update

    Due to ongoing inclement weather, Para Wirra Road at Williamstown will remain closed to traffic until Wednesday as Council's civil contractor undertakes asphalt works to address the road surface.

  • Landmark agreement for Barossa sport

    Grassroots clubs and local tourism jobs will be the big winners from a new landmark partnership between the Barossa Council, South Australian Cricket Association (SACA) and the South Australian …

  • Nuriootpa road closures

    Road closures and detours will be in place in coming months in the vicinity of Nuriootpa Linear Park for contractors to excavate and install flood protection barriers. This project is part of ongoing …

  • Fund My Neighbourhood Voting Open

    It's time to start voting!!!!

    Fund My Neighbourhood community voting has opened and some great projects have been proposed by Barossa Council residents.

    We are encouraging people to head online and …

  • Queen's Batonbearers announced

    The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games  Corporation (GOLDOC) has announced Reuben Batten, Maggie Beer AM and James Graetz as the local batonbearers from the Barossa community who will carry the …

  • 2018 Australia Day Awards

    Do you know someone who makes our community a better place? 

    Nominations in the 2018 Australia Day Award are now open. 

    The Awards reward and recognise individuals and organisations that …

  • ROAD CLOSURE - Para Wirra Road update

    We wish to advise Para Wirra Road, Williamstown will be closed to traffic from 23 October to 27 October (inclusive). 

    Council's civil contractor will be undertaking asphalt works to address the …

  • Tanunda CWMS Drain Inspection

    We wish to advise that cleaning and inspecting of all Community Wastewater Management System (CWMS) drains in the eastern side of the Tanunda Main Street will commence early next week (week …

  • Dog registrations now due

    Is your dog registered? 

    A reminder that all dog registrations are now due. 

    For your convenience, you can register your dog and pay online. 

    REGISTER YOUR DOG AND PAY ONLINE& …