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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Camping and Visitor Day Strategy

In 2006, Kangaroo Island Council contracted Shannon Architect to prepare a Camping and Day Visitor Strategy that determine what experience each Council site should offer within the Camping and Day Visitor market on Kangaroo Island.

In response to this strategy, in 2007, Kangaroo Island Council prepared and endorsed a report that sets standards for campground and day visitor facilities and how Council wishes these facilities to be managed and upgraded in the future.

Kangaroo Island Council then reviewed both documents to produce a revised Camping and Day Visitor Strategy in 2008 that accurately reflects Council direction in the future.

Following the receipt of a $2.6 million grant from the Federal Government in 2010 and a number of subsequent grants, Kangaroo Island Council was able to implement a number of upgrades to facilities including:

Council will continue to apply for grants to further implement the recommendations and improve the Camping and Day Visitor facilities on Kangaroo Island.

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