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of Franklin Harbour

Beautiful beaches at Port Gibbon
with not a person in sight

Latest News

Community Questionnaire - Results

26 June 2019

Public Consultation - 2019/2020 Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget

29 May 2019 (amended: 29 May 2019)
Council are seeking community input into the 2019/2020 Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget, written submissions are to be received at the Council office prior to June 21st, 12pm. Submissions can be emailed to council@franklinharbour.sa.gov.au, posted to PO Box 71, Cowell SA 5602 or delivered to 6 Main Street, Cowell.

Community Questionnaire

15 May 2019
Council are conducting a community questionnaire to gain clarity on the communities wishes regarding the Foreshore Redevelopment. We encourage all community members to complete the survey. The questionnaire closes 5pm 7th June 2019 Please click 'read full article' to be taken directly to the survey

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



After Hours Emergency Contact: 0428 292 019 (not monitored during office hours)