Barossa Council

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Barossa District Council
South Australia
Barossa LGA.png
Location of the Barossa Council in blue
Population 23,104 (2015 est)[1]
 • Density 25.333/km2 (65.61/sq mi)
Established 1996
Area 912 km2 (352.1 sq mi)
Mayor Bob Sloane [2]
Council seat Angaston
Region Barossa Light and Lower North[3]
State electorate(s) Schubert
Federal Division(s) Wakefield
The Barossa Council Logo.jpg
Website Barossa District Council
LGAs around Barossa District Council:
Town of Gawler Light Regional Council Mid Murray Council
City of Playford Barossa District Council Mid Murray Council
Adelaide Hills Council Adelaide Hills Council Mid Murray Council

Barossa Council is a local government area in the Barossa Valley in South Australia. The council area covers 912 square kilometres and has a population of 23,104.[4]

It was proclaimed on 1 July 1996 following the amalgamation of the District Council of Angaston, the District Council of Barossa and the District Council of Tanunda. It also gained a portion of the former District Council of Mount Pleasant on 1 July 1997.[5]

Townships in the council area include

Past mayors[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "3218.0 – Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2014–15". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 29 September 2016. 
  2. ^ "Your Elected Members". Barossa Council. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
  3. ^ "Barossa, Light and Lower North SA Government region" (PDF). The Government of South Australia. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (30 March 2010). "Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2008–09". Archived from the original on 5 June 2010. Retrieved 4 June 2010. 
  5. ^ "About Council Fact Sheet" (PDF). Barossa Council. Retrieved 31 March 2016. 

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Coordinates: 34°30′S 139°03′E / 34.500°S 139.050°E / -34.500; 139.050