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Night and weekend works for South Road Intersections with Torrens Road and Hawker Street

16 August 2017

As part of the $896 million Torrens Road to River Torrens Project, the T2T Alliance will be undertaking night and weekend works on South Road at the intersections with Torrens Road and Hawker Street.

Torrens Road

Night and weekend works will be undertaken to install the last of the eight bridge beams for the new Torrens Road bridge at the intersection with South Road.

Temporary traffic arrangements from 7pm Friday 18 August to 6am Monday 21 August 2017, weather permitting:

  • No through traffic will be permitted in either direction on Torrens Road at the South Road intersection.
  • Eastbound (towards the city) motorists on Torrens Road will be required to:
    • turn left onto South Road to use the u-turn facility at Tait Street to head back south, and then turn left on to Torrens Road.
  • Westbound (towards the beach) motorists will be required to:
    • turn left onto South Road to use the u-turn facility at Dartmouth Street to head back north, and then turn left on to Torrens Road.
  • One lane will be maintained for northbound traffic on South Road between Bedford Street and Tait Street.
  • One lane will be maintained for southbound traffic on South Road between Tait Street and Dartmouth Street.

Hawker Street

Night and weekend works will be undertaken to switch traffic on to the new bridge at the South Road intersection with Hawker Street, Ridleyton.

Temporary traffic arrangements from 7pm Friday 18 August to 6am Monday 21 August 2017, weather permitting:

  • Hawker Street will be temporarily closed at South Road.
  • Speed restrictions on South Road will apply.
  • Temporary local detour routes will be in place and signage will alert motorists to the changed traffic conditions.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained under the direction of traffic controllers.
  • Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians are advised to follow traffic signage and the direction of traffic controllers at all times.

Traffic arrangements from 6am Monday 21 August 2017, weather permitting:

  • Northbound traffic on South Road will be permitted to turn right in to Hawker Street or perform a u-turn to head south.
  • Westbound traffic on Hawker Street will be permitted to turn left and right on to South Road.
  • The Bedford Street u-turn facility will be permanently closed.

Bus routes 251, 252, 253, 254 and N254 will be affected between 7pm Friday 18 August to 6am Monday 21 August 2017 with detours in place. Signage will be in place at affected bus stops to direct passengers.

For more information on public transport, please call the Adelaide Metro InfoLine on 1300 311 108 or visit www.adelaidemetro.com.au

Signage will be in place to alert motorists, pedestrians and cyclists to the changed traffic conditions.

For real time roadwork information download the Addinsight app for Apple (https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/addinsight/id1099048200) or Android (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=au.gov.sa.addinsight) at www.addinsight.com.au/app, or visit the Traffic SA website at www.traffic.sa.gov.au
For further information, please visit: www.t2talliance.com.au, call the T2T enquiries line: 1300 794 899 or email: enquiries@t2talliance.com.au

Thank you for your patience whilst these important works are undertaken.