Latest News

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.

Dog and Cat Management Bill passed

7 July 2016
On 7 July 2016 State Parliament passed new laws relating to ownership of cats and dogs. It is important to know that the changes do not come into force immediately. Council is awaiting the Government to release draft Regulations which will be subject to Public Consultation later in 2016. In the meantime please refer to the link below for more information:

Election Day

30 June 2016
Election day is this Saturday. There are a number of polling booths set up across our region which will be open from 8.00am until 6.00pm

Riverland NO:RI (Pelican) Music Festival

29 June 2016
The inaugural Riverland NO:RI (Pelican) Music Festival will be held on Saturday 2nd October at Bonney Theatre in Barmera. This event has been established in the honour of Ruby Hunter a Renmark born singer/songwriter who used her powerful voice to raise awareness of the Stolen Generation, domestic violence and Aboriginal culture.

Riverland Regional Innovation and Sports Precinct

21 June 2016
Media Release - The Council has unanimously voted for the Riverland Regional Innovation and Sports Precinct project to go ahead within the 2016/2017 budget.