DC Barunga West

Towns

Bute
Fishermans Bay
Port Broughton

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 Council Information
Population

2622

Area

1528kmĀ² including 70km of coastline

Key industry sectors

Crop farming, fishing, recreation, Light engineering

Key employers

Private industry, small business, education, retail, government

Recent Growth

Future growth pegged for tourism, agribusiness, energy, intensive animal husbandry, renewable energy options.

Transportation services/infrastructure

Regional Transaction Centre Daily Bus service to Adelaide and Community Transport Services

Business Potential

Close to Adelaide, access to coast and rural living. Over 700 shack sites within district area and 2 caravan parks

Median house price range

250

# Preschools

2

# Primary Schools

2

# Secondary Schools

1

# Public Hospitals

1

# Community Health Services

1

Shopping Facilities Include

Port Broughton and Bute services are minimal (IGA, Hardware, Takeaway) Regional centres including Port Pirie & Kadina provide additional services

Natural Environments

Coastal

Lifestyle Strengths

Coast, quaint country buildings, parks and reserves, peaceful, quiet. Waterfront view for housing developments. Undeveloped Foreshore area, boat ramps (x3)

Key leisure opportunities

Aquatic, Golf, Bowls, Seniors activities, Fishing, Swimming, Close to wine region, Heritage centres (x2)

Industries

Broad acre farming, Agriculture, Forestry & fishing, Transport & storage, Retail services, Light engineering

# Sporting Clubs

32

# Clubs (Misc.)

9 Knitting clubs to Probus to Visual Arts clubs

General Phone

8635 2107

General Fax

8635 2596

General Email

barunga@barungawest.sa.gov.au

URL

http://www.barungawest.sa.gov.au/

Street Address

Bay Street, PORT BROUGHTON, SA, 5522

Postal Address

PO Box 3, PORT BROUGHTON, SA, 5522