Latest News Archive

Waste Transfer Station Closure - 13/12/18

13 December 2018
Due to weather the Waste Transfer Station at Port MacDonnell and Carpenter Rocks will be closed today (13/12/18). We apologise for any inconvenience.

Holiday Time: Slow Down, Kids Around

13 December 2018
The Little Blue Dinosaur Foundation “Holiday Time: Slow Down, Kids Around” program returns to Limestone Coast Councils

Public Holiday Mobile Garbage Bin Collection and Waste Transfer Stations

11 December 2018
There will be changes to District Council of Grants Mobile Garbage Bin collection over the Christmas/New Year holiday period. The District Council of Grant Waste Transfer Stations at Port MacDonnell and Carpenter Rocks will be closed on both Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, Tuesday 25 December, 2018 and Tuesday 1 January, 2019. The WTS’s will operate as normal on all other public holidays over the Christmas and New Year period. Further information is available on the Waste & Recycling page.

Agenda 5 December 2018

29 November 2018
The Statutory Council Agenda for Wednesday 5 December 2018 is now available

Dinosaurs & robots are coming to Port MacDonnell

27 November 2018
Check out what is coming to Port MacDonnell!

The Waterfront Project - Stage 1 Complete

23 November 2018

Round 2 Community Grants Now Open

31 October 2018

Traineeship Positions available!

25 October 2018
Road Construction and Maintenance traineeship & Two Administration traineeships

Celebrating Seniors 2018

23 October 2018

Cape Northumberland Penguin Viewing Platform Closed

23 October 2018

School Holiday at the Port MacDonnell Community Complex

11 October 2018

Rural Living and Township Zones - Boundaries Review and Master Plan

11 October 2018

Nominations for Citizen of the Year Award are now open

10 October 2018

Volunteers needed for mentor driving program

21 September 2018

Building Officer position

28 August 2018
We have an exciting opportunity for a Building Officer to join our team.

Candidate Briefing

28 August 2018
Council will be holding a Candidate Briefing regarding the upcoming Council Election. Wednesday 29 August 2018 at 5.30pm in the District Council of Grant Chamber

New Port MacDonnell Tourism Signage

17 August 2018

Latest of the Great South Coast

17 August 2018

Candidate Briefing Sessions

15 August 2018
In November the Council Elections will be held for positions of Mayor and Ward Councillors. To assist community members in making a decision, the Local Government Association in conjunction with the Electoral Commission of SA will be holding a joint Candidate Briefing Session for the District Council of Grant and City of Mount Gambier on Wednesday 22 August 2018 at 6pm in the Dress Circle at the Main Corner, and all are welcome. The District Council of Grant will also be running a separate Candidate Briefing Session on Wednesday 29 August 2018 at 5.30pm at the District Council of Grant Council Chambers.

Council to form partnership with Rex Airlines

14 August 2018
The District Council of Grant held a Special Meeting on Monday 13 August 2018 to put forward a proposal to Regional Express Airlines to implement the Rex Community Fare scheme ($129) on the Mount Gambier to Adelaide and Melbourne routes.

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