Enjoy Amazing Views
of Franklin Harbour

Beautiful beaches at Port Gibbon
with not a person in sight

Latest News

Drought Donations

8 October 2018
Council is accepting donations to assit farmers in hardship, if you would like to donate please deposit funds into the bank account below: District Council of Franklin Harbour BSB: 105-106 Account: 021239240

Council Elections

21 August 2018
Nominations for Council will be accepted after 4 September, if you are interested in nominating for Council please collect an information kit from the Council Office. Nominations Close 18th September.

Institute Public Toilets Renovation

27 June 2018
Council invites interested parties to submit their tender application to renovate the Institute Public Toilets. Tender to be submitted to the Council Office prior to 5pm 20th August 2018.

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