Enjoy Amazing Views
of Franklin Harbour

Beautiful beaches at Port Gibbon
with not a person in sight

Latest News

Public Consultation - Community Land Register and Management Plans

14 February 2019
Submissions to be received in writing at the Council Office by 12pm 25th March 2019.

Public Consultation - By-Law No 6

14 February 2019
Boat Harbours and Facilities Amended By-Law No 6 Please Note this By-Law requires to be read in conjunction with By-Law No 4 Boat Harbours and Facilities Submissions to be received at the Council Office prior to 12pm 25th March 2019.

For Sale

14 February 2019
For Sale 39 Main Street, Cowell All offers to be received by 5pm 29 March 2019 in writing to the Council office. Inspections can be arranged by appointment

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)