Yorke Peninsula Council

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Yorke Peninsula Council
South Australia
Yorke Peninsula LGA.png
Location of the Yorke Peninsula Council
Population 11,736 (2009)[1]
 • Density 2.01166/km2 (5.2102/sq mi)
Established 1997
Area 5,834 km2 (2,252.5 sq mi)
Mayor Ray Agnew O.A.M.
Council seat Maitland
Region Yorke and Mid North [2]
State electorate(s) Goyder[3]
Federal Division(s) Grey[4]
Website Yorke Peninsula Council
LGAs around Yorke Peninsula Council:
Copper Coast[5] Barunga West
Spencer Gulf[5] Yorke Peninsula Council Gulf St Vincent[5]
Investigator Strait[5]
Offices at Minlaton

The Yorke Peninsula Council is a local government area (LGA) responsible for most of Yorke Peninsula in South Australia. The Council has three wards - Kalkabury, Gum Flat and Innes Pentonvale.[6] The Mayor is Ray Agnew while there are four council members from the Kalkabury and Innes Pentonvale wards and three from the Gum Flat ward.[7]


'Suburbs' and 'localities' within the jurisdiction of the council are:[8]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (30 March 2010). "Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2008–09". Retrieved 4 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "Yorke and Mid North SA Government region" (PDF). The Government of South Australia. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Goyder electorate boundaries as of 2014". ELECTORAL COMMISSION SA. Retrieved 23 July 2015. 
  4. ^ "Federal electoral division of Grey" (PDF). Australian Electoral Commission. Retrieved 24 July 2015. 
  5. ^ a b c d e "Development Plan - Yorke Peninsula Council" (PDF). pp. 232&341. Retrieved 24 July 2015. 
  6. ^ "Council Wards - District Council of Yorke Peninsula". 2008-01-22. Retrieved 2010-02-05. 
  7. ^ "Contact - District Council of Yorke Peninsula". Retrieved 2010-02-05. 
  8. ^ "Local Government Association of South Australia - - LGA". Retrieved 2010-02-05. 

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Coordinates: 35°13′26″S 138°24′07″E / 35.2239°S 138.402°E / -35.2239; 138.402