Kangaroo Island Bushfires and Recovery

Parndana Recovery Centre

12 Jubilee Avenue

As of Sunday 12 April 2020, the Recovery Centre will be open:

  • Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays CLOSED

The Recovery Centre can be reached during opening hours on 0438 861 215 or email KIFireRecovery@sa.gov.au

If you have been affected by the fires, most of the information you will require can be found on the Department of Human Services (DHS) website. Additional information is contained in the below links.

Waste Clean Up

If your property has been affected by fire, register your waste needs on the 2019/2020 SA Bushfire Waste Management Registration form at greenindustries.sa.gov.au/register-your-waste-needs - particularly if you have damaged buildings, structures, or yard waste. Spraying of asbestos and CCA ash commenced today and will continue throughout January.


If you wish to make a tax deductible financial donation through Kangaroo Island Council's KI Mayoral Relief and Recovery Bushfire Fund the Bank SA details are:

BSB: 105 094   Account Number: 035 680 540
Account Name: Mayoral Bushfire fund
International deposit enter Swift Code: SGBLAU2S

For anyone wishing to assist in fundraising efforts for the people of Kangaroo Island directly affected by the bushfires, they can donate to the Kangaroo Island Mayoral Relief and Recovery Fund.

The Fund is tax deductible and every dollar donated goes directly to those impacted by the fires. Administration costs are being absorbed by Council.

Please note that your bank transfer receipt is sufficient for the purposes of claiming your donation (this applies to payments already made as well as future payments).

Financial Assistance

Applications are now open for the KI Mayoral Relief & Recovery Bushfire Fund Application

The Federal Government will provide grants of up to $50,000 to impacted small businesses, and $75,000 to primary producers and farmers.

For all financial relief options go to the DHS website, and click on Grants and Financial Assistance.

For a comprehensive list of grants available to residents of Kangaroo Island, visit Regional Development Australia - Hills and Coast Grant Finder (Grant Guru).

Additional Recovery Information: