Enjoy Amazing Views
of Franklin Harbour

Beautiful beaches at Port Gibbon
with not a person in sight

Latest News

Eyre and Far North Local Health Network - Strategic Plan - survey and listening post

28 November 2019
The Eyre and Far North Local Health Network are looking to the future and consulting with community members, staff, partner organisations and practitioners on the development of a 5 year Strategic Plan. What could be done differently? What do you want for the future? What is Working? Have your say by completing a short survey at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/EFNHEALTH There will be a listening post held in Cowell on Monday 2nd December at 4.30pm at the Ivy Caire Centre, South Terrace.

Roads Opening - Sections 242,263 Hundred of Playford

25 November 2019

Future Management of Snapper

14 August 2019
FUTURE MANAGEMENT OF SNAPPER The State Government is seeking feedback on a consultation paper containing two management scenarios for the management of snapper in South Australia. If you would like to provide feedback please click on the link below

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)