The second-year of Yorke Peninsula Council’s roadside vegetation clearance contract has recently commenced. YPC is investing close to $1 million over three years in roadside vegetation clearance and maintenance activities in the interests of road safety. The contract, which aims to ensure that roadside vegetation does not create unnecessary risks to the travelling… [Continue reading]
Following an invasion of weeds on the foreshore at Port Rickaby, Yorke Peninsula Council, Port Rickaby Progress Association, Natural Resources Northern and Yorke and the Green Army Program recently partnered together to restore the landscape. A formalised contemporary landscape design was prepared for the land adjacent the jetty shelter, to complement the public open space… [Continue reading]
Annual boat launching permits are now due for renewal. Application form and fees
The Underwater Explorers Club of SA (UECSA) visited Ardrossan on Sunday 23 July to dive the Ardrossan jetty and clean up the seabed. The UECSA is a recreational scuba diving club who have been participating in seabed clean ups in South Australia for many years. The group of divers was supported by family and friends,… [Continue reading]
Following a month long closure to allow the newly constructed reef time to stabilise and settle, the Yorke Peninsula Shellfish reef will officially open to recreational fishers later next month,. Maritime Construction concluded building the reef earlier this week, with the final concrete structures and locally picked limestone set in place. Fishing within the four-hectare… [Continue reading]
Applications are now open to local ‘not for profit’ community groups and organisations for grant funding. The Yorke Peninsula Council, through its Community Grants Scheme provides the opportunity for organisations to participate in, and contribute to, the community by developing projects, programs and activities in relation to recreation, culture, environmental, community, social development and welfare…. [Continue reading]
New laws for dog and cat owners and breeders will be introduced on 1 July 2017. The changes are designed to improve dog and cat management and welfare. The definition of a standard dog and cat is one that is both microchipped and desexed. Under the changes to the Dog and Cat Management Act from… [Continue reading]
Yorke Peninsula Council has been recognised for the innovative use of technology in its new web-based Online Burn-off Notification system. The system conveniently allows farmers conducting schedule 9 burn-offs to notify Council from any computer device of their intention to burn. The location of each burn-off is then publically displayed on Council’s mobile friendly… [Continue reading]
will be held on Wednesday 28th June 2017 at 5:30 pm at Council Chambers, 57 Main Street, Minlaton. Agenda: Adoption of Annual Business Plan Adoption of the Budget, Property Valuations and Rates for 2017/2018 Adoption of the Fees and Charges Register The public are always most welcome to attend the meeting in the public gallery.
Motorists on the Vincent Highway and local residents will be able to see the Maritime Constructions ship off Rogues Point from Wednesday 7 June when it starts building the new reef. Over the next month local limestone and custom made concrete structures will be placed over the 4 hectare site.
The existing Dry Area at Port Victoria expires on 6th December 2017. Council is seeking the views of the local community and businesses about the effectiveness of the Dry Area and whether there is any evidence of displacement issues. The consultation process closes at 5 pm on Friday 7 July 2017. A map of the… [Continue reading]
The YP Trial Shellfish Reef Phase 1 will commence in June 2017 with 4 hectares of reef being built by Maritime Constructions using local paddock picked limestone and custom made concrete reef structures. The construction vessel will be visible from shore throughout the construction phase. The latest fact sheet can be viewed here
Mayor Ray Agnew OAM invites all YP volunteers to join him to celebrate National Volunteers Week. 10:30 am Tuesday 9th May 2017 Minlaton Town Hall RSVP Essential 8832 0000 by 5 pm Friday 5th May
Notice is hereby given that that the following road within the Ardrossan township will be closed to traffic on Sunday 7 May 2017 between 6.00am and 2.00pm for the Yorke Coastal East 100 Marathon: Northern side of First Street (between Fourth Street and up to and including the East Terrace Cliff Top Car Park)… [Continue reading]
Notice is hereby given that that the following roads within the Ardrossan township will be closed to traffic on Tuesday 25 April 2017 between 10.30am and 11.15am for the Anzac Day March: West Terrace (between First Street and North Terrace) First Street (between West Terrace and Fourth Street) Fourth Street (between First Street… [Continue reading]
Notice is hereby given that that the following roads within the Edithburgh township will be closed to traffic on Tuesday 25 April 2017 at the times below for the Anzac Day Service and March: 6.00am to 7.00am: Yorketown Road (between Park Terrace and Anstey Terrace) Robert Avenue (between Park Terrace and Anstey Terrace) Anstey… [Continue reading]
Yoolamardy Terrace (between Devon Street and Yelta Street), Port Clinton will be closed to traffic on Tuesday 25 April 2017 between 6.00am and 8.00am for the Anzac Day Ceremony: Persons taking part in the Anzac Day Ceremony on the above road are exempted from all Australian Road Rules relating to pedestrian behaviour on roads.
Rogers Terrace (between Robert Street and Walter Street), Maitland will be closed to traffic on Tuesday 25 April 2017 between 5.30am and 8.00am for the Anzac Day Dawn Service: Persons taking part in the Anzac Day Dawn Service on the above road are exempted from all Australian Road Rules relating to pedestrian behaviour, wearing of seatbelts… [Continue reading]
The Yorketown Library will be closed from Friday 21 April to Thursday 4 May for roof replacement. Current re-opening day is 5 May.
Pitt Street (between Towler Street and South Terrace) will be closed to traffic on Saturday 15 April 2017 between 6:00 am and 4:00 pm for Dusty & Rusty. Persons taking part in Dusty & Rusty on the above road are exempted from all Australian Road Rules relating to pedestrian behavior, seatbelts and carriage of persons… [Continue reading]