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Winter Words 2024 Program Out Now

Winter Words, the well-loved literary program of the Hills, has returned with its 2024 edition, promising a plethora of engaging events celebrating the art of writing.

Elevate + Create: A pathway for young creatives in the Hills

Unlocking opportunities for aspiring young artists aged 15-25 with the chance to delve into the world of professional artistry and contribute to public art in the Hills.

Give A Sheet for the Planet

Join the eco-revolution by recycling your old, unwanted household linens at the Adelaide Hills Council Southern Works Depot on Saturday, May 25.

Recycling Wall Hubs now available

Adelaide Hills Council is making recycling more accessible for residents via new Recycling Wall Hubs.

Green waste

Find out more about our free organics drop off days.

Kesab East Waste Rubbish Truck

Waste and Recycling Tour for Hills residents

Ever wondered where our waste ends up? Join the free KESAB 'Waste and Recycling Tour' for Hills residents.

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Use the interactive map to explore the local area and discover facilities, community centres, and things to do, see and visit.

Latest news

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2024-25 Annual Business Plan

13 May 2024

Council Releases 2024-2025 Annual Business Plan

The Adelaide Hills Council has unveiled its 2024-2025 Annual Business Plan, outlining strategic goals for the upcoming fiscal year.

Winter Words 2024

13 May 2024

Winter Words 2024 Program Out Now

Winter Words, the well-loved literary program of the Hills, has returned with its 2024 edition, promising a plethora of engaging events celebrating the art of writing.

History Festival Stobie Pole Posters

9 May 2024

History Festival Power Portraits Stobie Pole Artwork

South Australia’s History Festival is running throughout May. We're excited to share that ten portraits from the Power Portraits Project are displayed on ten Stobie poles in the Hills.

Community neighbors reduce fire risk by pruning as dog watches

9 May 2024

Council Unveils Comprehensive Bushfire Mitigation Landscape Strategy for 2024-2028

In a bid to enhance community safety and minimize the risk of bushfires, the Adelaide Hills Council has launched its Bushfire Mitigation Landscape Strategy for the years 2024-2028.

Bridgewater Recreation Reserve Restoration

8 May 2024

Bridgewater Recreation Reserve Undergoes Riparian Restoration Project

Recent activity at the Bridgewater Recreation Reserve has stirred curiosity among locals, marking the commencement of the 'Riparian restoration of Cox Creek in Bridgewater Recreation Reserve' project.

Give a Sheet program

7 May 2024

Give A Sheet for the Planet

Join the eco-revolution by recycling your old, unwanted household linens at the Adelaide Hills Council Southern Works Depot on Saturday, May 25.

Community Forum Norton Summit

1 May 2024

Local Council Community Forum Gallery

We had an incredible turnout at our Local Council Community Forum last night, with over 70 passionate people joining us from Rostrevor, Woodforde, and Teringie. View a gallery of photos.

Elevate and Create

1 May 2024

Elevate + Create: A pathway for young creatives in the Hills

Unlocking opportunities for aspiring young artists aged 15-25 with the chance to delve into the world of professional artistry and contribute to public art in the Hills.

ANZAC Day 2024 April Uraidla

29 April 2024

ANZAC Day Gallery

Lest we forget. Birdwood, Gumeracha, Lobethal, Stirling, Upper Sturt and Uraidla ANZAC Day services photo gallery.

Waste Recycling Hub Coventry Library Stirling

17 April 2024

Recycling Wall Hubs now available

Adelaide Hills Council is making recycling more accessible for residents via new Recycling Wall Hubs.

Woodforde Lewis Yarluperka O'Brien Reserve

17 April 2024

Hamilton Hill reserve named after traditional Kaurna Elder Lewis Yarlupurka O’Brien

As part of Aboriginal Place Naming Action Plan, Adelaide Hills Council features traditional Kaurna names for the Hamilton Hill reserve.

Gumeracha Big Rocking Horse

2 April 2024

After 43 years Gumeracha's iconic Big Rocking Horse gets a face-lift

Gumeracha unveiled the Big Rocking Horse attraction in 1981. Thanks to the generosity of local businesses the 18-metre landmark has been reinvigorated for the enjoyment of visitors for years to come.

Cudlee Creek Roadway

2 April 2024

Notification of upcoming works in Cudlee Creek bushfire impacted region

Works will be undertaken alongside various Cudlee Creek Bushfire impacted roadways throughout winter.

Community Consultations

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17 May 2024

This Sunday, May 19, is the Pioneer Women Trail Walk from Hahndorf to Beaumont House on Glynburn Road. Take a walk through history, 🚶‍♀️ following the path of the German women who settled here in 1839, walking to Adelaide to

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17 May 2024

Two amazing autumn markets are on this weekend! 🍁🍂 The Woodside Market on today from 8 am to 1 pm at the Woodside Institute, and the Uraidla Market on Sunday from 10 am to 3 pm at the Uraidla Institute.

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16 May 2024

As we welcome Autumn, fire danger season has ended. 🍂 But, if you're planning to burn vegetation on your property, it's important do so safely. First, ensure you can burn in your area 👉 www.ahc.sa.gov.au/fireguide Then make sure to follow

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15 May 2024

The last FREE green waste drop-off for Autumn is on again this weekend! 🍂 Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 May at the Heathfield, Woodside and Gumeracha Depots between 9 am and 4 pm. Find out more 👉 www.ahc.sa.gov.au/greenwaste

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14 May 2024

Do you manage a property in the Hills 🌳 and are keen to revegetate it, or care for the existing native vegetation on it? 🌱 Landscapes Hills and Fleurieu have a great series of FREE in-person and online events. View

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13 May 2024

📢 Deadline extended to: 5 pm this Friday 17 May. Calling all young Hills creatives! 🎨 Want to kickstart your artistic career and leave a mark on our community? Join Elevate + Create! A FREE workshop series empowering aspiring artists

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13 May 2024

📢 Deadline extended to: 5 pm this Friday 17 May. Calling all young Hills creatives! 🎨 Want to kickstart your artistic career and leave a mark on our community? Join Elevate + Create! A FREE workshop series empowering aspiring artists

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13 May 2024

Road Closure Notice 🚧 Council will be managing trees and vegetation impacted by the Cudlee Creek Bushfire. 📍 Burfords Hill Rd, Kenton Valley 📅 Tuesday 14 May - Friday 31 May 🕓 7 am – 4 pm For more details

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12 May 2024

Draft two of our 'Festival and Events Policy' closes for feedback this Thursday May 16. 👂 The policy shapes how we support and organise events in the Hills. 🤝 Whether you're a resident, event attendee or organiser your input is

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12 May 2024

This Thursday 16 May 📅 in Woodside, Council are offering a free walk-in vaccination clinic with no appointments necessary. Positive Ageing Centre: 📍 36 Nairne Rd, Woodside 🕑 10 am to 1 pm For more info and the full schedule

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11 May 2024

Step into a world of tradition and revelry at the The English Ale Festival! 🍁🔥 Join in next Saturday, May 18, at the Mylor Oval and Sherry Park for a day and night filled with market delights, live music, and

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10 May 2024

The Oakbank Market is on tomorrow from 9 am to 2 pm at the Oakbank Soldiers Memorial Hall. 🛍️ Check out the beautiful handmade pottery, 🍞 pick up some freshly baked bread, browse the craft and garden stalls, discover stunning

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