Office Closure - Commencing 5pm Tuesday, 24 March

In response to the COVID-19 virus, Council’s offices at Dauncey Street and the Depot will be closed to the public until further notice.

However, Council staff will continue to provide services to the community. To order Library books, pay bills or to speak with Council staff, please phone, email or utilise our online services. For all Council enquiries & payments please phone Customer Service on: 08 8553 4500 or email alternatively, Council Payments can be made online, click here.

As per Federal and State Government requirements Playgrounds, Skate parks & Council Campgrounds are now CLOSED. Our parks and reserves remain open for your leisure.

Further updates will be communicated via Council’s website, Council’s Facebook Page, The Islander newspaper and Council’s Community window. Thank you.

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Kangaroo Island Bushfires

As of Monday 24 February 2020, the Recovery Centre at 12 Jubilee Ave Parndana will be open Monday to Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm and Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm and can assist with all fire recovery needs, including grant applications. Phone 0438 861 215

For information on current warnings visit the CFS website.

For other Recovery Information visit Department of Human Services website. Additional information is also available on Council's website.

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Boating Facilities Committee

The Boating Facilities Committee meet to discuss and recommend actions regarding the Council owned boating facilities on Kangaroo Island.

The committee meets approximately bi-monthly at 9.00am in Council Chambers, Kingscote. Details on the dates of upcoming meetings are published in Council Matters prior to the meeting.

Members of the committee are appointed by the Council:

  • Three Elected Members (Mayor Pengilly, Cr Tiggemann & Cr Walkom), and
  • Five community representatives (Graeme Connell, Art Hay, Des Lanthois, Mark Gilpin and Gregg Stevenson)

as proposed by relevant Progress Associations – Advance Kingscote, Emu Bay, Penneshaw, Baudin Beach, Penneshaw & American River Progress Associations.

Also, Lance Tyley has been appointed as the professional fishing industry representative to the Boating Facilities Committee.

Meetings are open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend and observe proceedings.