The District Council of Loxton Waikerie was formed on 3rd May 1997 with the amalgamation of the District Councils of Loxton, Waikerie and Brown's Well.  The Council has an area of 7,957 square kilometres, and a total road length of 2,235 kilometres.

Statement of Future Directions

The Loxton Waikerie Council is committed to improving the quality of life through the maintenance and development of a vibrant and prosperous community by:

  • facilitating a strong regional economy which encourages development opportunities
  • effective, open and accountable governance and leadership
  • maintaining appropriate and sustainable community infrastructure
  • preserving and enhancing the natural environment
  • recognising our heritage and cultural diversity
  • providing a comprehensive range of quality services

Community Goals

  • sustainable economic development
  • visionary community leadership
  • provision and maintenance of infrastructure
  • recognition and protection of the environment
  • provision of cultural and community services
  • delivery of relevant services through responsive corporate management

Mr David Beaton

PositionChief Executive Officer
AddressPO Box 409
LOXTON SA 5333
Contact DetailsWork: 08 8584 8006 Executive Assistant
Mobile: 0417 853 689
Email: dbeaton@lwdc.sa.gov.au