Main North Road

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South Australia

The Main North Road is a main road in the center of the Australian state of South Australia. It connects the city of Adelaide with the Princes Highway in Stirling North, südlöstlich of Port Augusta.


From the city center of Adelaide, the Main North Road runs as a national road A1 north through the Adelaide Parklands and the suburbs throne Gate, Medindie, Medindie Gardens, Nailsworth, Prospect, Sefton Park, Blair Athol and Enfield, and then in Gepps Cross Grand Junction Road ( NA16, A16 ) to cross. From there, the Port Wakefield Road ( NA1 ) continues north, while the Main North Road turns to the northeast and continues as a state highway A52 to Gawler.

In Gawler she runs through the city center, the Northern Expressway ( M20) forms during the bypass to the west of the city. In the Gawler Barossa Valley Highway (B19 ) branches off to the east. North of the town of Gawler Bypass rejoins the Main North Road and the Sturt Highway ( NA20 ) branches off to the northeast. The Main North Road, now State Road A32, draws further north into the wine region Clare Valley. From Giles Corner of the Barrier Highway ( A32 ) leads to the north - northeast, while the Main North Road, now a state road B82, to the north - north-west, about Clare and through the southern Flinders Ranges to Wilmington, pulls.

From Wilmington accompanied from the road, which is now known as State Road 56, continue to the Flinders Range at its western edge to west -northwest over the Horrocks Pass to meet at Winninowie on the Princes Highway ( NA1 ). This together they continues on its way to the northwest, where they in Stirling North, 6 km southeast of Port Augusta, ends.


In the city of Adelaide Main North Road is considered an important connection to the main city center.

The stretch between the city center and the suburb of Mawson Lakes is of buses at 15- minute intervals - sail (Mon-Fri 7.30 18.30 Clock clock ). The buses on the Main North Road are numbered 220-229.

Street numbering

  • From the city center to Gepps Cross Adelaide (Adelaide )
  • Of Gepps Cross (Adelaide ) to Evanston ( Gawler )
  • Evanston ( Gawler ) to Gawler
  • Gawler to the Clare Valley
  • From the Clare Valley to Wilmington
  • Of Wilmington from Stirling North


Steve Parish: Australian Touring Atlas. Steve Parish Publishing. Archerfield QLD 2007 ISBN. 978-1-74193-232-4. Pp. 64, 65, 71