The RDA Regions of
South Australia

Our Regions

The 8 regions of South Australia

Select a Region

Click on a region below or select from the map to view more information

Adelaide Metro

Barossa, Gawler Light, Adelaide Plains

Adelaide Metro

Barossa, Gawler Light, Adelaide Plains

Far North

Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu, Kangaroo Island

Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu, Kangaroo Island

Far North

Limestone Coast

Murraylands & Riverland

Limestone Coast

Murraylands & Riverland

Yorke & Mid North

Eyre Peninsula

Yorke & Mid North

Eyre Peninsula

The Regional RDA Committee Chairs & CEOs

Meet our RDSA region Chairs & CEOs

Adelaide Metro

Jan Turbill

Chair

Chris Wood

CEO

Thu 30th Jun 2022

2022 AgTown of the Year Award voting is now open. Nearly 60 communities are in the running for the annual... read more.

Yorke & Mid North

Bill Vandepeer

Chair

Kelly-Anne Saffin

CEO

Thu 30th Jun 2022

Lovely to have Rebecca White and Paige Rowett of Tourism eSchool in the Yorke Peninsula over the last few days,... read more.

Eyre Peninsula

Bryan Trigg AFSM

Chair

Ryan Viney

CEO

Tue 5th Jul 2022

Are you looking for casual work in the Cleve area? SA Health are hiring! Head to our website for more... read more.

Murraylands & Riverland

Jodie Hawkes

Chair

Ben Fee

CEO

Tue 5th Jul 2022

Voting is now open for the 2022 Ag Town of the Year Awards and our region has SIX amazing contenders!!... read more.

Limestone Coast

Evan Flint

Chair

David Wheaton

CEO

Mon 4th Jul 2022

Job seekers who are participating in employment services programs may be immediately eligible for help with costs to move to... read more.

Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu, Kangaroo Island

James Sexton

Chair

Damien Cooke

CEO

Tue 5th Jul 2022

Congratulations to our Regional Development Manager, Sue Arlidge, for her first year anniversary here with us at RDA!! Thanks for... read more.

Barossa, Gawler Light, Adelaide Plains

Rolf Binder

Chair

Anne Moroney

CEO

Tue 5th Jul 2022

Have you seen Town of Gawler's Plastic Free July events? There's plenty to choose from, such as a food waste... read more.

Far North

Mark Sutton​

Chair

Claire Wiseman​

CEO

Tue 5th Jul 2022

Are you a Leader in the Far North region? Do you volunteer your time for a sporting group, local council,... read more.

Ag Town of the Year Awards

Agricultural Town of the Year Award

Established in 2019, the South Australian Agricultural Town of the Year Award recognises South Australian towns that are excelling in agricultural practices and the flow on effect they have on communities.

This award is proudly presented by the Government of South Australia and Solstice Media and highlights the vital role that agriculture plays in the regional landscape – being the backbone of most regional communities.

In addition to being recognised as the ‘South Australian Agricultural Town of the Year’, the winning town receives:

  • town entrance sign recognising their achievement
  • certificate and trophy presented by the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development
  • community event and sign unveiling to celebrate the town’s achievement
  • double-page feature in SALIFE magazine.

2021 Ag Town of the Year

Congratulations to Kimba, Eyre Peninsula

The Eyre Peninsula farming town of Kimba has been named South Australia’s 2021 Agricultural Town of the Year.

Located at the midway point between Australia’s East and West coasts, the vibrant town finished ahead of Booleroo Centre, Kapunda, Mypolonga and Orroroo to take the prize as the state’s premier agriculture town.

Kimba has a rich agricultural history being at the forefront of South Australian dry land agriculture and it is a tradition that continues today. This is a town where the younger generation are the driving force behind so many initiatives and spurring on the rest of the community.

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