Part DC Yorke Peninsula (Part 11567)

Towns

Ardrossan
Maitland
Minlaton
Port Victoria
Port Vincent

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 Council Information
Population

3614

Area

5834sqkm looked after by 150 council members. 430 kms of amazing coastline

Workforce

Diverse, service industry, vacancies, locals are Anglo-based, getting lack of professional ample labourers, high influx of retired people come to holiday and some permanent residents.

Key industry sectors

Tourism, Crop farming, Agriculture, Local government, Hospital/aged care, Commercial fishing

Key employers

Government, Aged care, Salt production, Family oriented businesses

Transportation services/infrastructure

Premiers Stateliner Coaches ex Adelaide, Dunns, York Peninsula Coaches, include transfer to Crows games!

Business Potential

Tourism - SeaSA have invested in ferry infrastructure and there is plans for golf course resort endorsed by 'the Shark'. Samphire Coast north of Adelaide to Ardrossan. Known for eco and adventure based tourism and is a priority sites for WWF Australia Shorebird Conservation Projects.

Median house price range

Coast $300 - 350,000 Inland $200 - 250,000

# Preschools

5

# Primary Schools

5

# Secondary Schools

4 Area school, Maitland, Adrossan, Yorketown, Minlaton, 11 York & Maitland, private

# Public Hospitals

2

# Community Health Services

3 Aged care, Health Service 15 - 60 yr olds

Shopping Facilities Include

2 Supermarkets, 2 Electrical goods, Harware, 2 Car dealerships, 3 Real Estate Agents

Natural Environments

Coastal

Lifestyle Strengths

Coast, tourism, fishing, surfing, diving, snorkelling, boating and swimming. A variety of historical sites including Inneston Township, two underwater maritime heritage trails, Port Victoria Jetty and a host of museums.

Key leisure opportunities

Aquatic, Gold, Bowls, Seniors activities, Maitland markets, Live music at Pt Vincent Vetnor Hotel, Camping, Fishing

Industries

Agribusiness, Tourism

# Clubs (Misc.)

7

General Phone

8832 0000

General Fax

8853 2494

General Email

admin@yorke.sa.gov.au

URL

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

Street Address

8 Elizabeth Street, MAITLAND SA, SA, Australia, 5573

Postal Address

PO Box 88, MINLATON SA, SA, Australia, 5575