The Dept of Human Services mobile office will be visiting Maitland, Yorketown, Edithburgh and Ardrossan from 25-28 September – specific times below. The centre provides community members with information and access to government services, providing personalised face-to-face servicing to individuals and families who may not have easy access to a Department of Human Services office. Staff… [Continue reading]
My Health Record is an initiative of the Australian Digital Health Agency which keeps all your important health information like medical conditions, allergies, treatments, medicine details, test or scan reports and immunisations in one secure place. Information sessions will be held at Ardrossan, Minlaton, Yorketown and Maitland. Ardrossan Town Hall, Monday 10 September at 10:30 am, 1:30 pm… [Continue reading]
A briefing session for aspiring Council candidates is being held on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 at 6:00 pm at the Council Chambers, 57 Main Street Minlaton. For anyone interested in nominating for Council the session will cover Yorke Peninsula Council roles and responsibilities for Elected Members and the CEO and other Council matters. Nomination kits will… [Continue reading]
Being a Council Member is a privileged position and one of the most direct ways that you can influence decisions that affect the quality of life in our area. Council Members have a wide range of responsibilities including representing the interests of electors and making decisions about community assets and infrastructure. If you’re interested in… [Continue reading]
If you are on the State Electoral roll in another Council area and own or occupy property in the Yorke Peninsula Council area and wish to vote in the November 2018 Council Elections for Yorke Peninsula Council, you need to enrol before 5:00 pm Friday 10 August 2018 to be included on the Yorke Peninsula… [Continue reading]
To be held Wednesday 27th June 2018 commencing at 6.30pm at the Council Chambers 57 Main Street Minlaton AGENDA ITEMS Motion on Notice to rescind previous decisions of Council, 156/2018 (13/06/2018) and 157/2018 (13/06/2018). Adoption of the 2018/2019 Annual Business Plan. Adoption of the 2018/2019 Budget, Property Valuations and Declaration of Rates and Service Charges…. [Continue reading]
Yorke Peninsula Council, in conjunction with YP Vets (Minlaton & Maitland) and Vet 2 You (Port Vincent), are offering 300 vouchers to local residents to receive discounted microchipping for their dog and cats.
YPC was successful in obtaining eight Tesla Destination Chargers through a competitive application process. Tesla were offering 50 charging stations to South Australian businesses as part of their industry participation aligned to the Hornsdale Energy Park’s Tesla battery. Electric vehicle usage across the world is growing year on year. According to the International Energy Agency,… [Continue reading]
Yorke Peninsula Council Caravan Parks have installed a variety of new accommodation options and infrastructure upgrades throughout three of their premier caravan parks. Building projects have included new self-contained villa accommodation, outdoor equipment and landscaping as well upgrades to powered sites at the Marion Bay, Point Turton and Port Vincent Foreshore Caravan Parks. At Marion… [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.
Following previous community consultation, the Federal Government has announced the building of a 20 hectare marine reef located south of Ardrossan near Rogue’s Point. All tiers of government, non-government, industry, private enterprise and community have all joined forces in this project. The project is being led by The Nature Conservancy in collaboration with PIRSA, the Department… [Continue reading]
Yorke Peninsula Council is pleased to advise that it has recently purchased four Defibrillators for community access. Approximately 30,000 Australians suffer Sudden Cardiac Arrest each year. Cardiac arrest can strike without warning to anyone, anywhere and at any time. The first five minutes holds the key to a patient’s optimum survival. … [Continue reading]