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by gnrc_louis
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] Adelaide Oval Hotel
Replies: 216
Views: 15284

[APP] Re: Adelaide Oval Hotel

Gee, there is so much hysterical supposition about this development. I honestly believe that soon after it is up and running some people here will be embarrassed by their lefty anti Liberal Government position. It's a bloody loan that will be repaid, and it is an Australian first for a major stadiu...
by gnrc_louis
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: [COM] Armada Arndale (Redevelopment) | $200m
Replies: 349
Views: 78241

[COM] Re: Armada Arndale (Redevelopment) | $200m

Maybe the owners of Arndale should pressure the state govt to rename Kilkenny train station to 'Arndale Centre', it's about a 10min walk from the shopping centre which is a similar distance as Westfield Marion is from Oaklands station :wink: Woodville Park Station is actually an even closer walk.
by gnrc_louis
Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 3945
Views: 460192

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

Anthony Albanese, the man expected to be Australia’s next infrastructure minister, pleads the case for light rail Matt Smith, National Affairs Editor, The Advertiser an hour ago Subscriber only Extending the Adelaide tram network should be the state’s public transport priority, says the man expecte...
by gnrc_louis
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 3945
Views: 460192

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

The Glenelg tram takes approximate 10 minutes more to travel from vic square to mostly square- as the train to Grange. It is a similar distance give or take a k and the tram had more than twice the number of stops, and has to contend with street running either end. Not to say the tram is running an...
by gnrc_louis
Mon Dec 31, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 3945
Views: 460192

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

With regard also as to light v heavy rail, I happened to be in SA last week and used both the Glenelg tram and the Grange train. What struck me was the incredible slow pace of the train. It was virtually walking pace out of Adelaide yard, and barely 40 km/h to Bowden. The tram on the other hand, se...