is provided by the American River Progress Association Inc.
exists to further the interests of the people of American River
and surrounds. It does this by encouraging the development of facilities
which will be of advantage to residents and/or visitors to the area.
As an incorporated body the association is able to apply for grants
to build and maintain public amenities.
In recent years,
we have obtained, provided from our own resources or been involved
in raising funds to refurbish the American River Boat Ramp, the
American River Tennis Courts and to rebuild the children's playground
on Tangara Drive. All of these facilities are of use to both visitors
and residents. In addition we have created a spectacular town entry statement
at the junction of American River Road and Hog Bay Road.
We support the efforts of the Rebuild
Independence Group to construct a replica of the schooner Independence
is consulted regularly by Kangaroo Island Council on items which
will affect American River and tries to act as a conduit for residents'
Committee Members are:
meets monthly (except December) normally on the fourth Thursday
of the month at the American River Community Hall in Wattle Avenue
usually at 7:30pm. Membership is open to all who live within a 20Km
radius of the American River Post Office (exceptions are made at
the Committee's discretion).
A copy of the
is available for download.