Historical Walks

Take a walking tour seeing historical sites of interest in the streets of the City of Burnside. Download a series of seven self-guided historical walks.

Each is between two and seven kilometres in distance, and around one to three hours to complete.

These walks have been produced in conjunction with the City of Burnside.

Beaumont

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The walk begins and ends at Beaumont House, at Stop 20, 631 Glynburn Road, Beaumont. A public bus service terminates a few hundred metres north on Glynburn Road and there is usually car parking outside Beaumont House.

For more information on bus routes and timetables please refer to www.adelaidemetro.com.au. The distance covered by this walk is 2.5 km and takes approximately 1.5 hours to complete.

There is a moderately steep uphill grade on the return from the Beaumont Common to Beaumont House.

Beulah Park

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This walk starts near Bus Stop 10, The Parade, Norwood (near intersection with Portrush Road). For more information on bus routes and timetables please refer to www.adelaidemetro.com.au. The distance covered by this walk is 5 km and takes approximately 2 hours to complete.

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Burnside

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This walk starts at Bus Stop 17 on Glynburn Road. For more information on bus routes and timetables please refer to www.adelaidemetro.com.au. The distance covered by this walk is 2.5 km and takes approximately 1.5 hours to complete.

Glen Osmond

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This walk starts at the carpark on the corner of Gill Terrace and the Adelaide – Crafers Highway. For information on bus routes and timetables please refer to www.adelaidemetro.com.au. The distance covered by this walk is 6.7 km and takes 3 hours to complete.

Knightsbridge

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Knightsbridge, now in Leabrook and Hazelwood Park.

The distance covered by this walk is 3 km and takes approximately 1.5 hours to complete.

This walk starts at Bus Stop 17 on Glynburn Road. For more information on bus routes and timetables please refer to www.adelaidemetro.com.au.