District Council of Peterborough

Welcome to the website for the District Council of Peterborough, which is here to help you access Council services and information about the district and surrounding areas.

Use either the Quick Access buttons on the right or the drop down menus from the tabs along the top of the page to navigate around the site. We have minutes of Council meetings, historical information, business and tourism listings, events in the region, areas of interest and much much more.



No Smoking Zone

Click here for further information on the Public Consultation regarding the proposed Smoke Free Area at the footpath and road related area adjacent to the Town Hall and YMCA buildings.



Click here to see more details about a 'BootCamp' at Victoria Park, round 2 starting 28th November for 6 sessions.



District Council Christmas/New Year Temporary Office Closure

The Council Office, RTC & Community Library will be closed from 5pm Thursday 22nd December 2016 until Tuesday 3rd January 2017.  The Visitor Information Centre and Steamtown will only be closed 25th, 26th & 27th December 2016.

The Depot will be staffed, except for Public holidays: 8651 3266.  After hours Emergencies Only: 04585 13566


As per normal.


As per normal, except on Public Holidays or Catastrophic Fire Ban Days.


Fire Ban Check: 1300 362 361 — Flinders District

(Emergencies Only) Dog Control Officer:  0439 867 935



Peterborough Tourism - Winner - SA Tourism Awards,
with the Heritage Rail Trail

    Click here for further information



Click here to visit Peterborough's new Tourism Websitewww.visitpeterboroughsa.com.au


Steamtown wins 2014 Regional Awards Tourism Category and enters the Hall of Fame!



Steamtown has been awarded a "Certificate of Excellence 2015" by TripAdvisor for consistently delivering superior customer service and again in 2016!

TripAdvisor 2015 Certificate of Excellence-1.pdf(101 kb)



KESAB Awards

The District Council of Peterborough is proud to announce that they were winners of two Awards at the 2013 KESAB Sustainable Communities Awards:

1) Category Winner - Appearance, Amenities and Facilities 2013.  This was for the Main Street Upgrade.

2) Best Community 2013 - Flinders Distrct.

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District Council of Peterborough
108 Main Street, PO Box 121
Peterborough SA 5422
Phone: 08 8651 3566
Fax: 08 8651 3066