Enjoy Amazing Views
of Franklin Harbour

Beautiful beaches at Port Gibbon
with not a person in sight

Latest News

Public Consultation - 2018/2019 Budget

14 May 2018
Please click below to view the draft Annual Business Plan, Budget and Fees and Charges for 2018/2019

Aged Care Accommodation Survey

1 May 2018
The District Council of Franklin Harbour are endeavouring to get an indication of the intentions of future aged care requirements in Cowell. Please click on 'Read Full Article' to complete the survey, it should only take a few minutes to complete.

Public Consultation - Draft Signage Policy

14 December 2017 (amended: 14 December 2017)
Council is inviting written submissions regarding the draft Signage Policy, submission will be received until 12 noon 25 January 2018. Please drop submissions into the Council office or post to PO Box 71, Cowell SA 5602

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