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by Ho Really
Sun May 03, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: Magill/Portrush Road Intersection Upgrade | $98m
Replies: 59
Views: 4665

Re: Magill/Portrush Road Intersection Upgrade | $98m

I'm at 10-15 minute walking distance from this. I think it is a piece of shite. All it does is it gets a few more vehicles across the intersection on a cycle of lights and then the congestion starts again. Band aid solution (perhaps not even that).

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by Ho Really
Sun May 03, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Events in South Australia
Topic: Adelaide Oval news and events
Replies: 283
Views: 71226

Re: Adelaide Oval news and events

rev wrote:
Wed Apr 22, 2020 5:38 pm
Adelaide Oval isn't necessarily the best venue under such circumstances. [...]
Rev, don't give the Vics any ideas (or for that matter inflate their egos). :wink: :lol:

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by Ho Really
Sun May 03, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Events in South Australia
Topic: Adelaide Oval news and events
Replies: 283
Views: 71226

Re: Adelaide Oval news and events

[...] Perth is being considered as one of the options. [...] Pity Adelaide didn't put in the follow up work at AO with the EPL after the 2015 match, they might have had a chance also. After taking into consideration all the costs, logistics and health issues I doubt the EPL will be staging matches ...
by Ho Really
Sun Apr 26, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines
Replies: 2779
Views: 631774

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines

Virgin Australia's aircraft are not all leased...

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Virgin Australia Group Fleet at December 31, 2019.
Source Forbes

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by Ho Really
Sat Apr 25, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines
Replies: 2779
Views: 631774

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines

Adelaide Airport is claiming Virgin owes them $10 million and have seized aircraft as well.

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by Ho Really
Tue Apr 21, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines
Replies: 2779
Views: 631774

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines

[...] Emirates also just confirmed their Adelaide flights are suspended from 23 March to 20 May. Emirates has suspended reservation for all flights between 15 May and 30 June. As of today the first flight available for reservation is scheduled on 1 July. Here's the Australian schedule: Dubai – Adel...
by Ho Really
Tue Apr 21, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Events in South Australia
Topic: Adelaide Oval news and events
Replies: 283
Views: 71226

Re: Adelaide Oval news and events

Adelaide Oval the perfect venue to host Test showdown between Australia and India, says Josh Hazlewood Rob Forsaith, The Daily Telegraph April 21, 2020 11:21am Josh Hazlewood believes Adelaide Oval would be an ideal base for a Test-cricket bubble if such an extreme measure is required to stage this...
by Ho Really
Sun Apr 19, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: General CBD Development
Replies: 2472
Views: 507478

Re: News & Discussion: General CBD Development

citywatcher wrote:
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:47 pm
[...]
If I have the right site The oaks tavern is what the planet night club used to be called
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by Ho Really
Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] 73-85 Pirie Street | 89m | 22 Levels | Office
Replies: 211
Views: 64358

[APP] Re: 73-85 Pirie Street | 89m | 22 Levels | Office

[...] Premier Steven Marshall said the project would change Adelaide’s skyline and would help to create much-needed jobs in these trying times. [...] Such a stumpy building won't change the skyline sorry to say. [...] Cbus...chief executive Adrian Pozzo said the building would cater for the changin...
by Ho Really
Mon Apr 13, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Beer Garden
Replies: 3219
Views: 488779

Re: Beer Garden

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Le_rfTdayLs Interesting doco by the Epoch Times, "Tracking Down the Origin of the Wuhan Coronavirus". Read stuff earlier from different sources with similar allegations. Unfortunately, without the right people speaking out (those in the scientific community: virologi...
by Ho Really
Mon Apr 13, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Beer Garden
Replies: 3219
Views: 488779

Re: Beer Garden

https://www.smh.com.au/business/workplace/working-from-home-a-new-normal-for-many-but-it-s-no-cure-all-20200406-p54hh0.html I spoke of this earlier in the thread/or on another thread. Big potential ramifications for new office projects in the future. This quote from the article sums up why the stat...
by Ho Really
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] Adelaide Oval Hotel
Replies: 628
Views: 90450

[U/C] Re: Adelaide Oval Hotel

If you're going for a South African cricket ground, choosing a rugby stadium over the Wanderers? Seriously? Newlands is also (a separate) cricket ground and is overlooked by Devil's Peak, part of Table Mountain. Wanderers is in Johannesburg. Although a nice ground it doesn't have the awesome backdr...
by Ho Really
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: I hope everyone is travelling well and getting through this.
Replies: 6
Views: 1729

Re: I hope everyone is travelling well and getting through this.

Well, it will take more than a pesky virus to wipe S-A out. Together we will win and be stronger than before.

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by Ho Really
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 269 North Terrace | 118m | 36 Levels | Student accommodation
Replies: 443
Views: 111449

[U/C] Re: 269 North Terrace | 118m | 36 Levels | Student accommodation

rev wrote:
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:37 pm
[...]

As for this building, well, if the foreign student market doesn't recover, I'm sure it can be used for low income housing, or converted into a budget hotel.
Getting back on topic, yes the developer should keep this in mind.

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by Ho Really
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Deregulation of Shop Trading Hours
Replies: 167
Views: 45368

Re: Deregulation of Shop Trading Hours

Only two places should be open during a lockdown, supermarkets or stores where people can buy groceries (food etc.), and hospitals/medical centres. And the truck companies that move their stock. And the warehouses where the stock comes from. And the producers and importers of the goods. And the mec...