Enjoy Amazing Views
of Franklin Harbour

Beautiful beaches at Port Gibbon
with not a person in sight

Latest News

Roadside Waste Collection - Christmas Period

16 November 2018
Roadside Waste Collection dates over the Christmas period will be as follows: Monday 24th December Monday 1st January 2018

Drought Donations

8 October 2018
Council is accepting donations to assit farmers in hardship, if you would like to donate please deposit funds into the bank account below: District Council of Franklin Harbour BSB: 105-106 Account: 021239240

Council Elections

21 August 2018
Nominations for Council will be accepted after 4 September, if you are interested in nominating for Council please collect an information kit from the Council Office. Nominations Close 18th September.

Cowell is situated on Franklin Harbour approximately halfway between Port Augusta and Port Lincoln, it is an ideal place for visitors to break a long journey or to take a holiday and enjoy the pleasant climate and relaxed life style. One of the safest and best fishing areas in South Australia, Franklin Harbour is a land-locked bay with a narrow entrance through which boats have access to the harbour's calm waters.

Council Office

6 Main Street


Monday to Friday

9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed Public Holidays

PO Box 71


Visitor Information Centre

The Franklin Harbour Institute

8 Main Street