Latest News

Temporary Road Closures

16 September 2016
The following access roads to Katarapko National Park have been closed to the public due to recent heavy rains. Draper Road, Berri will be closed at the old Rodeo Grounds and also Eckert's Road, Winkie, from Lower Winkie Road. It is anticipated that the roads will re-open early next week.

AusIndustry Information Session for Businesses

8 September 2016
AusIndustry is inviting businesses and industry of all sizes to attend a FREE information session (at the Berri Hotel) to learn more about Federal Government programmes which can support your business.

Dementia Awareness Month

1 September 2016
September is Dementia Awareness Month and Council has embarked on a project focusing on fostering a Dementia Friendly Community. Dementia is quickly emerging as one of the most critical global public health challenges and it is no different in our district with an aging population becoming a greater percentage of our demographic. Currently no cure for Dementia and with the population trend of people living longer, we will likely see more people living in the community with this illness being cared for at home by family and carers. .

Reconstruction and Road Sealing

29 August 2016
As part of Council's Road Sealing program, a number of works are currently under construction.

Road Works - Coates Road

28 July 2016
As part of Council's Road Sealing program, work has commenced on Coates Road and Renfrey Road intersection. The intersection has been built up for safer approach before continuing with the main section of road.

Join the Green Army

22 July 2016
Are you between 17 and 24, an Australian citizen or a permanent resident, would like to be paid an allowance whilst gaining skills, training and experience whilst making a difference to the environment in your local community?

Road Works Notification

19 July 2016
Pipe repair works are being undertaken in Barmera on 20 July. As part of these work, there will be some road closures and detours around the intersection of Barwell Avenue and Laffer Street. These works are due to commence around 8.00am, please slow down and take care.

Community Achievement Awards

12 July 2016
The South Australian Community Achievement Awards are designed to encourage, acknowledge and reward the valuable contributions individuals, communities and businesses are making throughout South Australia.

Illegal Parking

11 July 2016
Did you know that it is illegal to park or stop on footpaths, dividing paths and nature strips? During the month of July, Council will be undertaking a targeted campaign addressing the issue of illegal parking within our region.

Status update - NBN rollout

8 July 2016
The nbn™ network is rolling out in Berri Barmera Council. You may have seen the contractors recently working in Berri and Barmera but you might be interested that the service may already be available to residents and businesses outside of these towns via nbn Fixed Wireless. Follow the link below to check the eligibility of your address.