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DPTI Media Alert - Outer Harbor/Grange Rail Line Partial Closure

CONNECT - Message from the Chief Executive

25 October 2016

As part of the $896 million Torrens Road to River Torrens Project, there will be a temporary closure of the Outer Harbor/Grange rail line between Adelaide and Woodville Stations from Saturday 5 November until Sunday 6 November 2016. Normal services will recommence from the first service on Monday 7 November 2016.

Works include the construction of retaining wall foundations and signalling required to accommodate the construction of the new Outer Harbor rail overpass and trains will not operate to ensure the safety of all workers during this time.

Substitute bus services will be in place during the temporary Outer Harbor/Grange line partial closure, please call the Adelaide Metro InfoLine on 1300 311 108 or visit

This is one of a series of temporary closures of the Outer Harbor/Grange line for the construction of a rail overpass, with the next closure scheduled for:

  • 2 to 22 January 2017

For project information visit  

The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure, and Adelaide Metro apologise for any inconvenience and appreciates your cooperation while these important works are undertaken.