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  • Solar Communities Program

    The Coalition Government is supporting our local community organisations to be more energy efficient, reducing emissions and lowering their power bills. A $5 million Solar Communities Program will …

  • Barossa Valley Way resurfacing

    DPTI have advised that resurfacing works on Barossa Valley Way between Vine Vale Road, Tanunda and Railway Terrace, Nuriootpa will commence with service location works from Tuesday, 5 March 2019. …

  • Proposed cycling events in Williamstown

    Council has been approached by Cycling Australia and the Australian Masters Games to hold two cycling events in Williamstown in October this year.

    The Cycling Australia event is from 3 – 6 …

  • Consultation on customer service

    We're building an organisation that values our customers and provides the right people, process and systems to deliver quality customer service.

    We have reviewed our existing Request for Service …

  • Lyndoch Bridge works

    The Department of Planing, Transport and Infastructure (DPTI) is upgrading the Lyndoch Bridge, with works expected to commence on 22 February and continue until July, weather permitting.

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  • Angaston Railway Precinct update

    We're halfway through the design process for the Angaston Railway Precinct! We're excited to share how the masterplan concepts are coming to life at some upcoming community sessions, or to view the …

  • Clean Up Australia Day

    2019 Clean Up Australia Day registrations are now open, so it’s time to check out rubbish hotspots in your neighbourhood and challenge your friends and family to make 2019 the year when change …

  • Lyndoch Bridge water main relocation

    SA Water has advised works to relocate the watermain attached to Lyndoch Bridge on Barossa Valley Way is expected to take around three weeks to complete.

    Standard construction hours …

  • Works notification - Jack Bobridge Track

    Jack Bobridge Track Rehabilitation – Sandy Creek

    Council is closely monitoring the Jack Bobridge Track in relation to re-emerging cracking issues between Cockatoo Lane and the Sandy Creek- …

  • Stockwell Recreation masterplan

    People are being asked to comment on a vision for the future use Stockwell Recreation Park as part of The Big Project.

    Council has released a draft masterplan for the precinct which seeks to enhance …

  • Williamstown pump track opens

    The opening of the new pump track at Williamstown’s Colonist Corner has reactivated the space for community use.

    Old infrastructure was bulldozed to make way for a new playground and track, …

  • 2019 Australia Day winners

    Awards will be presented at Council's Australia Day Breakfast on 26 January, 2019. 

    Citizen of the Year David Herbig

    Described as cheerful, innovative and community-minded, David Herbig …

  • Dog park locations endorsed

    The Barossa Council has  endorsed two dog park locations in the north and south of the region.

    Council also agreed to accept $100,000 in State Government funding to fund construction of the …

  • Roadworks - Sandy Creek and Nuriootpa

    Jack Bobridge Track, Sandy Creek

    The Jack Bobridge Track between Williamstown-Sandy Creek Road and Cockatoo Lane, Sandy Creek reopened to the public in mid-December following pavement rehabilitation …

  • Sturt Highway Development Plan Amendment

    Council is consulting on changes that would pave the way for a new highway service centre on the outskirts of Nuriootpa.

    The Development Plan Amendment (DPA) has been spearheaded by a developer …

  • Vintage Art Prize returns

    A much-loved Barossa Vintage Festival tradition returns in 2019 with the relaunch of the Vintage Festival Art Prize.

    Barossa Regional Gallery in conjunction with The Barossa Council have spearheaded …

  • The Big Project Funding Update

    The Barossa Council will continue its push for future grant funds to implement the region’s largest community infrastructure project (Barossa Global Wine and Food Project), despite not …

  • Para Wirra Road, Williamstown

    As part of our capital works program, we will be undertaking asphalt resurfacing work on sections of Para Wirra Road, Williamstown from 29 October for approximately four to five days (weather …

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