Adelaide Hills Council

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Adelaide Hills Council
South Australia
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Population 38,863 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Established 1997
Area 795.08 km2 (307.0 sq mi)
Mayor Bill Spragg [2]
Council seat Woodside
Region Adelaide Hills[3]
State electorate(s) Heysen, Morialta, Kavel, Schubert
Federal Division(s) Mayo, Sturt, Wakefield
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Website Adelaide Hills Council
LGAs around Adelaide Hills Council:
City of Tea Tree Gully City of Playford The Barossa Council
City of Burnside Adelaide Hills Council Mid Murray Council
City of Onkaparinga District Council of Mount Barker District Council of Mount Barker

Adelaide Hills Council is a local government area in the Adelaide Hills of South Australia. It is in the hills east of Adelaide, the capital of South Australia, and extends from the South Para Reservoir in the north to the Mount Bold Reservoir in the south.

The council was established in 1997 by the amalgamation of the District Council of East Torrens, the District Council of Gumeracha, the District Council of Onkaparinga and the District Council of Stirling.[4]


The current council as of March 2018 is:[2]

Ward Party[5] Councillor Notes
Mayor   Independent Bill Spragg
Manoah   Independent Ron Nelson
  Independent Jan-Claire Wisdom[2] Deputy Mayor
Marble Hill   Independent Jan Loveday
  Independent Ian Bailey
Mount Lofty   Independent John Kemp
  Greens Kirrilee Boyd
  Greens Nathan Daniell
Onkaparinga Valley   SA-BEST Andrew Stratford
  Greens Lynton Vonow
  Liberal Val Hall Deceased[2]
Torrens Valley   Independent Malcolm Herrmann
  Independent Linda Green


The Adelaide Hills Council contains the following suburbs and localities:[6]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Adelaide Hills (DC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 23 November 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b c d "Council Members". Adelaide Hills Council. Retrieved 9 April 2018. 
  3. ^ "Adelaide Hills SA Government region" (PDF). The Government of South Australia. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "Freedom of Information". Adelaide Hills Council. Retrieved 31 March 2016. 
  5. ^ "CM Register of Interests" (PDF). Adelaide Hills Council. Retrieved 6 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Adelaide Hills Council (Suburbs Localities)". Local Government Association of South Australia. Retrieved 10 May 2015. 

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Coordinates: 34°57′S 138°53′E / 34.950°S 138.883°E / -34.950; 138.883