[PRO] Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

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[PRO] Re: #PRO: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#46 Post by mattblack » Thu Feb 27, 2014 2:44 pm

[Shuz] wrote:Not gonna bother in future then. You've ruined it for yourselves and everyone else here. :roll:
Why would you go onto a forum that people share information about projects (quite a lot of it inside information that is not widely circulated) and not want to divulge any of your own and instead only want to say I know something that you don't? I don't get it?

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[PRO] Re: #PRO: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#47 Post by Norman » Sun Mar 16, 2014 8:18 pm

The latest traffic map seems to show some sort of a rail corridor to Aldinga, not sure if it's the correct one though.

http://www.transport.sa.gov.au/transpor ... colour.pdf

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[PRO] Re: #PRO: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#48 Post by PD2/20 » Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:02 pm

Norman wrote:The latest traffic map seems to show some sort of a rail corridor to Aldinga, not sure if it's the correct one though.

http://www.transport.sa.gov.au/transpor ... colour.pdf
The northern portion of the Seaford -Aldinga route appears in http://www.transport.sa.gov.au/transpor ... colour.pdf

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[PRO] Re: #PRO: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#49 Post by [Shuz] » Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:57 am

Norman wrote:The latest traffic map seems to show some sort of a rail corridor to Aldinga, not sure if it's the correct one though.

http://www.transport.sa.gov.au/transpor ... colour.pdf
Surprised it's been released, whether intentionally, or unintentionally, but yes it is.
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#50 Post by flaneur » Sun Jun 10, 2018 1:57 pm

the rail extension will be some time in the future, the new Government will concentrate on the Northern Rail Bypass and GlobeLink, an improvements to rail will come after the Gawler Line electrification, by that time Aldinga would have spread to Sellicks Beach and the northern urban spread will continue to Two Wells

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[PRO] Re: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#51 Post by claybro » Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:14 am

flaneur wrote:
Sun Jun 10, 2018 1:57 pm
the rail extension will be some time in the future, the new Government will concentrate on the Northern Rail Bypass and GlobeLink, an improvements to rail will come after the Gawler Line electrification, by that time Aldinga would have spread to Sellicks Beach and the northern urban spread will continue to Two Wells
If one thing has happen correctly in Adelaide transport planning is that they left the most southern transport corridor reserve intact, even if the need for the infrastructure itself is years off. The Southern Expy was largely constructed on land already reserved decades ago. Actual forward planning that should have been better adhered to over the rest of the metro area, particularly the inner North/South corridor. Good to see that as the South expands, this provision is still in place.

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[PRO] Re: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#52 Post by [Shuz] » Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:25 pm

Its a bit unusual that on Location SA, you can see the corridor for the Aldinga Rail extension on the Transport / Railways layer. But then it also still shows the old Willunga rail corridor, doesn't show the Flinders extension, still shows the Northfield rail corridor, doesn't show the Port Dock Spur line. It's rather inconsistent.
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[PRO] Re: Aldinga Rail Extension | $800m

#53 Post by Eurostar » Mon Jun 11, 2018 1:29 pm

A branch line from the Seaford to Willunga via McLaren Vale should be highly considered too. Imagine posters at Adelaide Railway Station showing vineyards with a purple 4000 train

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