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The following map highlights infrastructure projects that have been identified to support the Bayside West Precincts.


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Regional infrastructure upgrades

Regional infrastructure and transport upgrades for the Banksia and Arncliffe are as follows; - 


Public Transport
B1 New bus stops on Marsh Street
R1 New major intersections on Marsh Street to provide access to Cooks Cove.
Regional/State Road Network
R2 Improvements to Marsh Street and Airport Drive. Including improved pedestrian connections to the Giovanni Bridge and upgraded pedestrian crossing of Marsh Street (potential pedestrian over pass).
R3 Upgrades to the Kyle Street / West Botany Street intersection
R4 Upgrade to the existing signalised intersection at Princes Highway / Burrows Street
R5 Review configuration of Duncan and West Botany Street intersections. 
R6 Upgrade the Allen Street / Princes Highway intersection. 
R7 Upgrades to the intersection of Forest Road at Firth and Eden Streets.
R8 Review intersection treatments on either side of the railway underpass between Allen Street and Wollongong Road. 
R9 Upgrade to the Spring Street / Princes Highway intersection.
Improvements for Pedestrians and Cyclists
P1 Investigate provision of a new walking and cycling bridge over the Cooks River to the Sydney Airport
P2 A direct foreshore bicycle/pedestrian  path along the Cooks River
P3 New and improved cycle and pedestrian crossing of the Princes Highway from Cahill Park to Brodie Spark Drive. Consider pedestrian over pass.
E1 New school located at Cooks Cove


Local infrastructure upgrades

Local infrastructure upgrades for the Banksia and Arncliffe are as follows; -


L1 Charles St realignment
L2 Gertrude St extension

Intersection upgrades at:

  • Wolli Creek Rd / Wollongong Rd
  • Fripp St / Wollongong Rd 
  • Dowling St / Wollongong Rd
  • Wickham / Charles Street
L4 Upgrade to rail underpass at Railway Street and Subway Road

New on-road cycle paths along:

  • Wollongong Rd and Allen St 
  • Wollongong Rd to Bonar St via Wardell St / Avenal St / Marinea St
  • Burrows St / Kyle St 
  • Duncan Street to Allen St
  • Spring St (including improved crossing of West Botany St)

Upgrades to the existing cycle network including:

  • North-south route between Arncliffe Station and Banksia Station Arncliffe Street / Burrows St / Eden Street north 

Improvements to pedestrian crossings at:

  • Forest Way at Eden Street /  Wardell Street Arncliffe Street / Allen Street roundabout
  • Wollongong Road / Firth Street roundabout

Improved pedestrian facilities, on new and existing streets at key locations to accommodate increased pedestrian activity, including along:

  • Wollongong Road close to Arncliffe Park Burrows Road, Godfrey Street and Gardiner Avenue
  • Spring Street
Drainage and Flooding

Upgrade trunk drainage across the catchment and upgrade existing drainage network, including:

  • Drainage network along Wollongong Road from Dowling Street to Bonar Street, and under the railway line
  • Additional inlets and drainage works at Valda Avenue
  • Pipe upgrades at Eve Street Brick arch openings under sewer carrier
  • Modifications to Bonnie Doon Channel 
  • Dedicated overland flow paths
D2 New flood storage and detention basins to mitigate future flooding
D3 New levee to provide additional drainage capacity and reduce inundation from the Cooks River
Community Infrastructure
C1 A new district level branch library and community centre at Arncliffe
C3 Upgrade to existing parks at Wooroona Reserve, Marinea Reserve and Marsh Street Reserve
C4 New lighting and safety upgrades at Gardiner Park and Arncliffe Park
C6 Investigate new local parks as part of redevelopment of sites on Eden Street (Land and Housing Site) and 12 Allen Street
C7 Provision of new active recreation facilities at Cooks Cove