District Council of Barunga West
Port Broughton Bute and Districts
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Welcome to Barunga West

Welcome to Barunga West

"A welcoming, supportive, growing community with a sustainable lifestyle and environment."

This is the vision that the community of the District Council of Barunga West are very proud to communicate and aspire to.

The District Council of Barunga West is located in the northern parts of Yorke Peninsula. The geographical area is 1590.4 km2, with a population of 2,456.

The major townships in the area are Port Broughton, Bute and Fisherman’s Bay, along with settlement areas of Alford, Kulpara, Melton, Mundoora and Tickera.

As a Council we are committed to ensuring that our residents and our visitors have a range of facilities and services available to them.

We are very proud of what our region has to offer and the strong sense of community felt throughout the district.

We hope you find our new website helpful and user friendly.

If there are ways that you think this website can be improved, please speak to one of your Elected Members or email us at barunga@barungawest.sa.gov.au


To see a detailed map of Pt Broughton please click below

Pt Broughton Map(506 kb)


Latest News

Easter 2017 Newsletter out now!

31 March 2017
To see the latest newsletter from Council, click on the link on the left of the homepage "Council Newsletters"

Elector Representation Review Report

23 March 2017
NOTICE is hereby given that the council has undertaken a review to determine whether alterations are required in respect to elector representation, including ward boundaries and the composition of council. Council has prepared a report which details the review process, public consultation undertaken and a proposal council considers could be carried into effect. A copy of this report is available on the Council's website at www.barungawest.sa.gov.au and for inspection and/or purchase at the Council office, 11 Bay Street, Port Broughton, S.A. 5522. Written submissions are invited from interested persons from Wednesday, 22 March 2017 and should be directed to the Chief Executive Officer, P.O. Box 3, Port Broughton, S.A. 5522, or email barunga@barungawest.sa.gov.au, by close of business on Friday, 14th of April 2017. Any person(s) making a written submission will be invited to appear before a meeting of Council or Council Committee to be heard in respect of their submission. Information regarding the representation review can be obtained by contacting Lucy Gale, Personal Assistant to the CEO, on telephone 8635 2107.

Country Cabinet Port Pirie, Yorke and Mid North April 2017

28 February 2017
Meet-A-Minister meetings will be conducted at the John Pirie Secondary School on Sunday 2 April from 2:30pm – 4:30pm. These meetings provide an opportunity for community members to seek private, 15 minute, one-on-one meetings with the Premier or a Minister to discuss an issue. Registrations to request a meeting open on Monday 27 February via yourSAy.sa.gov.au Community BBQ and public forum – Port Pirie, Sunday 2 April at the Northern Festival Centre, Port Pirie Community Luncheon Port Broughton, Monday 3 April at the Port Broughton Bowling Club Community BBQ and public forum – Clare Valley, Monday 3 April at the Clare Town Hall Community Afternoon Tea – Balaklava, Tuesday 4 April at the Balaklava Racing Club


2 November 2016
With Spring now here, mosquito’s are becoming more prevalent.

Emergency Relief Grants

30 September 2016
Emergency Relief Grants info: Phone 1800 302 787 Loss of power: $280/adult, $140/child to a maximum of $700/family.(conditions apply - see link) Fill in this form http://www.sa.gov.au/…/…/Power-Loss-Grant-September-2016.pdf take it to your closest Emergency Relief Centre or post it to Emergency Relief, Housing SA, GPO BOX 292 Adelaide 5001 Flood clean up: Maximum of $700 per residence depending on level of damage.
Main Office
11 Bay Street
Port Broughton SA 5522
Sub Office
Railway Terrace
Bute SA 5560
Postal Address
PO Box 3
Port Broughton SA 5522
Contact Council
Phone: 08 8635 2107
Fax:      08 8635 2596
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