Road Photos & Information: South Australia
M1 A1 B1 Princes Highway, South Eastern Freeway, Glen Osmond Road, Fullarton Road, Dequetteville Terrace, Hackney Road, Main Road, Park Road, Robe Terrace, Main North Road, Port Wakefield Road, Port Wakefield Highway, Augusta Highway & Eyre Highway (M1 / A1 / B1) - Two Wells to Port Wakefield

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General Information:

Highway 1 runs right around Australia, however with the introduction of alphanumeric routes, highway 1 takes on all different identifications depending on its importance and road design.

In South Australia, it's numbered with several designations:

Port Wakefield Road branches off of Main North Road at Gepps Cross in the northern suburbs of Adelaide. The highway is dual-carriageway until Port Wakefield and connects Adelaide to Port Augusta. Towns and cities along the route include Adelaide, Two Wells, Port Wakefield, Snowtown, Crystal Brook, Port Pirie, Port Germein, Stirling North and Port Augusta. The route name changes from Port Wakefield Rd to Port Wakefield Hwy at the Northern Expwy (M2) interchange at Waterloo Corner

History:

Port Wakefield Road & Port Wakefield Highway (A1):

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Services Sign:
Services sign as you enter Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign for the intersection with Copper Coast Highway (B85) at Port Wakefield. September 2008.

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Copper Coast Highway Junction:
Looking southwest at Port Wakefield at the intersection with Copper Coast Hwy (B85). September 2009.

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Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign on the intersection with Copper Coast Highway (B85) at Port Wakefield. September 2008.

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RD Sign:
Reassurance directional sign at Port Wakefield, after the junction with Copper Coast Hwy (B85). September 2009.

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Entering Port Wakefield:
Catherine St (A1), southbound in Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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Port Wakefield Town Centre:
Catherine Street (A1), southbound in Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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Port Wakefield Road - Balaklava Road Intersection:
Corner of Catherine St (A1) and Port Wakefield Rd - Balaklava Rd (B84) at Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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Corner of Edward Street, Minnie Street, Catherine Street & Port Wakefield Road:
Catherine St (A1) approaching Edward St, Minnie St and Port Wakefield Rd (A1) in Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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Divided Road 2km Ahead:
Looking southeast at Port Wakefield, 2km from the beginning of the dual carriageways. September 2009.

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Start Divided Road:
Official start of the divided Port Wakefield Road near Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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RD sign:
Reassurance directional sign as you leave Port Wakefield. September 2009.

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AD Sign:
Advance directional sign at Wild Horse Plains, approaching Wild Horse Plains. September 2009.

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Wild Horse Plains Road Junction:
Corner of Port Wakefield Rd (A1) and Wild Horse Plains Rd, at Wild Horse Plains. September 2009.

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Reassurance Directional Sign:
RD sign looking southwest on Port Wakefield Road at Wild Horse Plains, after the Wild Horse Plains Road junction. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Windsor approaching Old Port Wakefield Road. September 2009.

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Old Wakefield Road Intersection:
Corner of Port Wakefield Rd (A1) and Old Port Wakefield Rd at Windsor. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Port Wakefield Rd in Dublin approaching Dublin Rd & Port Parham Rd. September 2009.

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Port Parham Road Intersection:
Corner of Port Wakefield Rd (A1) and Port Parham Rd in Dublin. September 2009.

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Dublin Road Intersection:
Corner of Port Wakefield Rd (A1) and Dublin Rd in Dublin. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Old Port Wakefield Road in Dublin. September 2009.

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Old Port Wakefield Road Intersection:
Junction with Old Port Wakefield Road in Dublin. September 2009.

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Distance Sign:
RD sign after the Old Port Wakefield Road in Dublin. September 2009.

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Approaching Long Plains Road:
Port Wakefield Rd approaching Long Plains Rd in Dublin. September 2009.

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Approaching Carslake Road:
Port Wakefield Rd approaching Carslake Rd in Dublin. September 2009.

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Approaching Hunters Road:
Port Wakefield Rd at Lower Light approaching Hunters Rd. September 2009.

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Services Sign:
Services sign at Lower Light approaching Frost Road. September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Lower Light approaching Frost Road. September 2009.

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Frost Road Intersection:
Corner of Port Wakefield Rd (A1) and Frost Rd in Lower Light. September 2009.

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Approaching School Road & Light Beach Road:
Port Wakefield Rd at Lower Light, approaching School Rd and Light Beach Rd, looking southeast. September 2009.

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Distance Sign:
Reassurance directional sign looking southeast on Port Wakefield Road at Lower Light. September 2018. Click here for a photo of this location by Paul Rands from September 2009.

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Approaching Navvy Hill Road:
Port Wakefield Rd (A1) approaching Navvy Hill Rd in Lower Light. September 2009.

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Approaching Church Road:
Port Wakefield Rd (A1) approaching Church Road in Lower Light. September 2009.

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Click here for the continuation of A1 between Port Wakefield & Crystal Brook
Click here for the continuation of A1 between Adelaide & Two Wells

Last updated: 08-Jul-2020 16:06

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