Road Photos & Information: South Australia
B97 Olympic Dam Highway (B97)

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B97 is a rural highway in South Australia's outback, which links the main route between Adelaide and Darwin with the mining and military facilities of the region. It passes through sparsely populated areas and is sealed for its entire length.

History:

Pimba to Olympic Dam Olympic Dam to Pimba
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Services Sign:
Services sign at Pimba, November 2016.

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Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign facing Banool Av, Woomera, November 2016.

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Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign at Pimba, November 2016.

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Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign at Woomera, November 2016.

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Adelaide-Darwin Railway:
Olympic Dam Hwy (B97) as it crosses the Adelaide-Darwin Railway at Pimba, November 2016.

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Approaching Adelaide-Darwin Railway:
Warning signs placed further from hazard than usual, to cater for quad road trains approaching Adelaide-Darwin Railway at Pimba, November 2016.

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Services Sign:
Services sign at Woomera, November 2016.

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Adelaide-Darwin Railway:
Olympic Dam Hwy (B97) as it crosses the Adelaide-Darwin Railway at Pimba, November 2016.

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Tourism Sign:
Tourism sign as Olympic Dam Hwy (B97) enters the town of Woomera, November 2016.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Pimba, approaching Stuart Hwy (A87), November 2016.

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Black Advance Directional Sign:
Black AD sign at Woomera, approaching Banool Av, November 2016.

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Stuart Highway:
ID sign at the junction with Stuart Hwy (A87) at Pimba, November 2016. This is the southern terminus of B97.

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Banool Avenue:
Corner of Olympic Dam Hwy (B97) and Banool Av, Woomera, November 2016.

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1 Location SA Map Viewer
2 Government of South Australia, Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure, News, Taking a safer approach to rural level crossings, 08 Aug 2017

Last updated: 27-Apr-2019 14:44

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