The Yorke Peninsula Shellfish Reef is the first shellfish restoration reef of its kind in South Australia and will contribute to a healthier marine environment, improved recreational fishing, tourism and employment opportunities. The North-Western Gulf St Vincent was chosen as the location for the Yorke Peninsula Shellfish Reef, following two rounds of community consultation.... [Continue reading]
Yorke Peninsula Council CEO Andrew Cameron has announced that Davey Hydraulics will undertake partial works to the Port Victoria and Port Rickaby jetties commencing on 14 December. These works are due to be completed prior to Christmas. The partial works program enables both jetties to be open to the public for the summer holiday period,... [Continue reading]
The Department of Agriculture, Food and Fisheries have released new bag limits for recreational fishers from 1 December 2016. Species include (but not limited to) whiting, garfish, kingfish, scallops, Blue Crabs, snapper. Size limits have also been increased for King George whiting as well as a spawning closure for KGW during May. Full details are... [Continue reading]
At last night’s Council meeting Cr. Hoyle was elected as the incoming Deputy Mayor. Mayor Ray Agnew thanked outgoing Deputy Mayor Cr. Trevor Davey for his outstanding contribution over the past 2 years. Cr. Davey will continue his role as elected member for the Kalkabury Ward.