Flinders Ranges Council

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The Flinders Ranges Council
South Australia
Flinders Ranges LGA.png
Location of The Flinders Ranges Council
Population 1,784 (2009)[1]
 • Density 0.42496/km2 (1.1007/sq mi)
Area 4,198 km2 (1,620.9 sq mi)
Mayor Peter Slattery
Council seat Quorn
Region Far North[2]
State electorate(s) Electoral district of Giles
Federal Division(s) Division of Grey
Website www.frc.sa.gov.au
LGAs around The Flinders Ranges Council:
Outback Communities Authority Outback Communities Authority Outback Communities Authority
Outback Communities Authority The Flinders Ranges Council Outback Communities Authority
City of Port Augusta District Council of Mount Remarkable District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

The Flinders Ranges Council is a local government area in the Flinders Ranges of South Australia.

The council area is approximately 100 km from north to south, and 45 km from east to west, with a total area of 4,198 square kilometres.

The main towns covered by the council area are Hawker and Quorn.

The neighbouring councils to the south are City of Port Augusta, District Council of Mount Remarkable and District Council of Orroroo Carrieton. The rest of the council area is surrounded by areas administered by the Outback Communities Authority.

The Flinders Ranges Council is entirely in the state electorate of Giles and the federal Division of Grey.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (30 March 2010). "Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2008–09". Retrieved 4 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "Far North SA Government Region". Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 

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Coordinates: 32°21′00″S 138°02′00″E / 32.35°S 138.033333°E / -32.35; 138.033333