Artist Impression of Outer Harbor rail overpass shared use path.

The Torrens Road to River Torrens (T2T) Project is a significant part of the broader north-south corridor, that traverses some 78 kilometres through greater metropolitan Adelaide. In its current form, South Road is congested due to limited alternative north-south routes, freight movement between Gawler and Noarlunga, narrow road corridor width, increased development north and south of Adelaide, at-grade railway crossings and intersections with numerous busy arterial roads.

The T2T project seeks to address the transport deficiencies while enhancing the appearance of the corridor by proposing urban design outcomes that enrich the landscape and create an attractive and integrated public realm.

The project represents a great opportunity to build a community focused, memorable and integrated piece of urban infrastructure within the City.

The T2T project will deliver the following:

  • 4km length non-stop corridor upgrade
  • Improved east-west connections (pedestrian and vehicular)
  • Safe pedestrian links (raised crossings to connect east-west neighbourhoods)
  • A raised railway to remove at-grade crossings, improving traffic flow and safety
  • New landscape treatments within the road corridor (green medians/verges)
  • A series of public open spaces for community use
  • An upgrade of pedestrian and cycle paths
  • A series of gateway experiences at key intersections to assist in wayfinding and to enhance local character.

 

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Artist impression of Grange Road and South Road intersection

In line with the State Government’s strategies for urban renewal and regeneration of the inner city with projects such as Bowden Redevelopment, St Clair and Hindmarsh, and acknowledging the unique urban character of the surrounding villages, we see this as an opportunity to reconnect local neighbourhoods and create a viable and useful city connector, a catalyst for further renewal of the inner west.

The design has been developed around the following guiding principles:

  • Memorable – attractive and eye-catching, without being dominant
  • Walkable – safe and comfortable for pedestrians, cyclists and people with a disability
  • Sensitive – to local culture and heritage
  • Sustainable – enduring, greening, regenerating, useful

Urban design indicative design images

Day Terrace and Euston Terrace artist impressions:

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Artist impression of the Outer Harbor rail overpass – Euston Terrace, view towards South Road

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Artist impression of the Outer Harbor rail overpass – Euston Terrace, South Road end

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Artist impression of the Outer Harbor rail overpass – Day Terrace, view towards South Road

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Planting Pallet for Day Terrace and Euston Terrace between South Road and the Queen Street rail crossing

 

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Artist impression of South Road intersection with Grange Road and Manton Street

 

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Artist impression of South Road intersection with Port Road intersection

 

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Artist impression of Port Road median at Queen Street

 

 

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Artist impression of Port Road median at Coglin Street

 

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Artist impression of Outer Harbor rail bridge over the lowered motorway and surface road

 

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Artist impression of South Road intersections with Hawker Street

 

 

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Artist impression of South Road Intersection with Torrens Road

 

 

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Artist impression of Torrens Road intersection from the lowered motorway

 

 

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Artist impression of the Services bridge over the lowered motorway

 

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Artist impression of the Pedestrian bridge over the lowered motorway, near Cedar Avenue

 

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Artist impression of the Jervois Avenue park

 

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Artist impression of the Princes Street park

 

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Artist impression of the Outer Harbor rail bridge over the lowered motorway and surface road including shared use path

 

 

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Artist impression of the William Street park

 

 

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Artist impression of the Harriet Street detention basin

 

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Planting species (trees)