Western End of Festival Drive – Temporary Road Closure Advice
Due to the construction at Adelaide Convention Centre, the western side of Festival Drive will be closed intermittently and patrons might experience some traffic congestion. When getting here, access the Festival Centre car park from King William Street.
When exiting Festival Drive during the day: The western side of Festival Drive will be intermittently closed for traffic through to Morphett Street. During these times you may need to depart via Station Road, onto North Terrace. Please follow the signs to advise best exit.
When exiting Festival Drive after 7pm: the western side of Festival drive will re-open for alternative flows of one-way traffic, and you can exit via Station Road to North Terrace or Festival Drive to Morphett St.
We strongly recommend you allow plenty of time to find a car park at either the Festival Centre or nearby facility, or you can pre book a car park by calling BASS on 131 246 by 12pm the day before carpark is required or by Friday 12pm for weekend carpark.
PLEASE NOTE: The Festival Centre car park will remain open until the end of December 2016. Please click here for more information on car parking.
Pedestrian access through Festival Drive will be closed from 7am to 7pm daily. A pedestrian detour is available using existing cycling and pedestrian pathways, along the River Torrens. The lift under the Riverbank footbridge will remain open.
Please familiarise yourself with the closures and peak times that may affect your visit, consider public transport options; train, bus or tram and plan your trip to the Adelaide Festival Centre
If you anticipate that your upcoming visit to the Adelaide Festival Centre will be affected, we recommend that you;
- Pre-book a car park at Adelaide Festival Centre car park by contacting BASS on 131 246;
- Familiarise yourself with the closures that may affect your visit;
- Plan to arrive earlier to allow for potential delays;
- Consider public transport options: train, bus or tram.