Southern Mallee District Council

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Southern Mallee District Council
South Australia
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The position of Southern Mallee District Council in SA.
Population 2,058 (2015 est)[1]
 • Density 0.343/km2 (0.89/sq mi)
Established 1 July 1997
Area 6,000 km2 (2,316.6 sq mi)
Mayor Andrew Grieger [2]
Region Murray and Mallee [3]
State electorate(s) Chaffey
Federal Division(s) Barker
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Website Southern Mallee District Council
LGAs around Southern Mallee District Council:
Karoonda East Murray Loxton Waikerie
The Coorong Southern Mallee District Council West Wimmera (Vic)
The Coorong Tatiara

The Southern Mallee District Council is a local government area in the Murray Mallee region of South Australia. The council offices are in Pinnaroo and Lameroo.[4] It was established on 1 July 1997 when the District Council of Lameroo and District Council of Pinnaroo agreed to merge. Their predecessors date from 1908.[5]

The largest towns are Lameroo and Pinnaroo; the council also includes the localities of Geranium, Karte, Parilla and Parrakie, and parts of Jabuk and Ngarkat.[6]


Ward Councillor Notes
Kelly Scales [2]   Dennis Hyde
  Stacey Milde
  Bruce Summerton
  Mark White
Bews [2]   Allan Dunsford
  Andrew Grieger Mayor
  Kevin O'Driscoll
  Neville Pfeiffer Deputy Mayor
  Brian Toogood


  1. ^ "3218.0 – Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2014–15". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 29 September 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c "Councillors". Southern Mallee District Council. Retrieved 1 April 2016. 
  3. ^ "Murray and Mallee SA Government region" (PDF). The Government of South Australia. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "District Offices". Southern Mallee District Council. 2005-03-15. Retrieved 2007-04-09. 
  5. ^ "District History". Southern Mallee District Council. 11 May 2009. Retrieved 3 February 2016. 
  6. ^ "Location SA Map Viewer". Government of South Australia. Retrieved 1 April 2016. 

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Coordinates: 35°15′36″S 140°54′31″E / 35.26°S 140.908611°E / -35.26; 140.908611