Greenhill Road, Adelaide

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Greenhill Road

General information
Route number(s)
  • R1 (formerly A21)
  • (West of Fullarton Road)
Major junctions
West end Anzac Highway, Keswick, Adelaide
East endWest Terrace, Balhannah
Major suburbsCarey Gully, Uraidla, Summertown, Greenhill, Burnside, Hazelwood Park, Linden Park, Tusmore, Toorak Gardens, Dulwich, Glenside

Greenhill Road is a major road in Adelaide, South Australia,[1] that provides a connection to the eastern and hills suburbs.

The eastern end of Greenhill Road is in Balhannah in the Adelaide Hills, it winds through Carey Gully, Uraidla, Summertown and Greenhill as a two-lane road.

In the metropolitan area, it is four lanes and passes by the City of Burnside suburbs of Burnside, Hazelwood Park, Linden Park, Tusmore, Toorak Gardens, Dulwich and Glenside until it reaches the edge of the Adelaide Parklands; the road then expands to six lanes and heads past Eastwood and the City of Unley suburbs of Parkside, Unley and Wayville as part of the City Ring Route. This section was originally designated "Park Terrace".[2]

Greenhill Road continues west as Richmond Road from the intersection of Anzac Highway.

Major intersections[edit]

UnleyWayville0.00.0 Anzac Highway (A5 to southwest only)Route R1 continues west as Richmond Road (R1); Greenhill Road runs along the south side of the Adelaide Parklands as part of City Ring Route R1
0.50.31 Goodwood Road (A21) – Hindmarsh
1.00.62Sir Lewis Cohen AvenueNorth side only
Wayville, Unley1.50.93Glenelg tram
Unley1.60.99King William Road/Peacock Road
Unley, Parkside2.11.3Unley RoadBelair City Centre
Parkside2.71.7Hutt Road / George Street
City of Unley / City of BurnsideParkside, Eastwood2.91.8Glen Osmond RoadGlen Osmond, Murray Bridge, Melbourne / City Centre
BurnsideEastwood, Glenside, Dulwich3.72.3 Fullarton Road (R1 north, A1 south) – Kent TownRoute R1 follows Greenhill Road west and Fullarton Road north. No route number east.
Toorak Gardens, Tusmore, Linden Park, Glenside5.43.4 Portrush Road (A17) – Glen Osmond, Payneham
Hazelwood Park, Burnside7.04.3Glynburn Road
Adelaide HillsGreenhill, Summertown14.48.9Mount Lofty Summit Road – Crafers, Cleland Wildlife Park, Mount Lofty Summit, Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
Summertown16.310.1Piccadilly Road (south) – Crafers
Uraidla17.711.0Basket Range Road (northeast) – Lobethal
Balhannah27.617.1 Onkaparinga Valley Road (B34) – Hahndorf, Adelaide (west), Woodside, Birdwood (east)
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

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  1. ^ 2003 Adelaide Street Directory, 41st Edition. UBD (A Division of Universal Press Pty Ltd). 2003. ISBN 0-7319-1441-4.
  2. ^ "Motoring News". The News. Adelaide: National Library of Australia. 23 November 1953. p. 20. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
  3. ^ "Property Location Browser with Suburbs/localities and Local Government Areas displayed". Government of South Australia. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  4. ^ Google (30 December 2018). "Greenhill Road" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  5. ^ "Road Route Numbers (Trail Blazer)". Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. Retrieved 30 December 2018.

Coordinates: 34°57′04″S 138°41′16″E / 34.951207°S 138.687673°E / -34.951207; 138.687673