District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

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District Council of Orroroo Carrieton
South Australia
Orroroo Carrieton District Council office, 2017 (01).jpg
The District Council office, Orroroo
Orroroo Carierton LGA.png
Location of District Council of Orroroo Carrieton
Population 895 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density 0.271/km2 (0.702/sq mi)
Established 1997[2]
Area 3,300 km2 (1,274.1 sq mi)
Mayor Kathie Bowman [3]
Council seat Orroroo
Region Yorke and Mid North[4]
State electorate(s) Stuart[5]
Federal Division(s) Grey[6]
Website District Council of Orroroo Carrieton
LGAs around District Council of Orroroo Carrieton:
Flinders Ranges Council Flinders Ranges Council Outback Communities Authority
District Council of Mount Remarkable District Council of Orroroo Carrieton
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The District Council of Orroroo Carrieton is a local government area in the Yorke and Mid North region of South Australia.[4] The principal towns are Orroroo and Carrieton; it also includes the localities of Belton, Black Rock, Coomooroo, Erskine, Eurelia, Johnburgh, Minburra, Pekina, Walloway, Yalpara and Yanyarrie, and part of Cradock, Hammond, Moockra, Morchard, Tarcowie and Yatina.[7]

It was created in 1997 from the merger of the District Council of Carrieton and the District Council of Orroroo.[2]

Elected Members

Ward Councillor Notes
Unsubdivided [3]   Kathie Bowman Mayor
  Malcolm Byerlee
  Grant Chapman Deputy Mayor
  Joylene Ford
  Ralph Goehring
  Colin Parkyn
  Ahmad Ramadan


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Orroroo/Carrieton (DC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Orroroo Carrieton (S.A.). Council". National Library of Australia. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Elected Members". District Council of Orroroo Carrieton. Retrieved 16 February 2015.
  4. ^ a b "Yorke and Mid North SA Government region" (PDF). The Government of South Australia. Retrieved 10 October 2014.
  5. ^ "District of Stuart Background Profile". Electoral Commission SA. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  6. ^ "Federal electoral division of Grey, boundary gazetted 16 December 2011" (PDF). Australian Electoral Commission. Retrieved 20 August 2015.
  7. ^ "Location SA Map Viewer". Government of South Australia. Retrieved 14 February 2016.

External links

  • District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

Coordinates: 32°44′03″S 138°36′49″E / 32.7341666667°S 138.613611111°E / -32.7341666667; 138.613611111

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