• 55 (per year)
    Jobs created
  • $141 million

The Flinders Link Project will extend the existing Tonsely rail line 650m to the Flinders Medical Centre.

The project will include:

  • A 650-metre extension of the current Tonsley rail line, including an elevated single track over Sturt Road, Laffers Triangle and Main South Road, linking Flinders Medical Centre and Flinders University to the passenger rail network.
  • Construction of the new Flinders and Tonsely Railway Stations.
  • An integrated shared pedestrian/cycle path adjacent the rail line from the new ramp located at the corner of Sturt Road and Birch Crescent to the new Flinders Station.

This project is expected to support approximately 55 full-time equivalent jobs per year over the life of the project.

This project is jointly funded by the Australian and South Australian Governments.

The lead contractors for this project are: Laing O'Rourke and Fulton Hogan.

Project start:
Mid 2019
Expected completion:
Late 2020
Current status:
In service