Daws Road, Adelaide

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Daws Road

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Daws Road, looking east from the South Road intersection
General information
Length3 km (1.9 mi)
Major junctions
East endGoodwood Road
West endMarion Road

Daws Road is a major double lane arterial road in the central southern suburbs of Adelaide, running east-west between Goodwood Road in the east and Marion Road in the west.[1] Daws Road crosses South Road and the Tonsley railway line. It passes under one of the two diagonal railway bridges of the Seaford railway line, before ending at Marion Road, Ascot Park. Beyond this point, the road continues under the name Oaklands Road, heading towards Brighton Road in the west.

The section of Daws Road west of South Road was previously known as Sweetmans Road, with the road ending at Railway Terrace, Ascot Park.

Daws Road travels through and borders the following suburbs:

The road is serviced by the 241 bus between Marion Road and West Street (Ascot Park), while the 213 bus runs between Beaumont Street (Clovelly Park) and Goodwood Road. The 297 bus travels from Beaumont Street to Winston Avenue (Melrose Park). Pasadena High School and the Repatriation Hospital are located here.


  1. ^ 2003 Adelaide Street Directory, 41st Edition. UBD (A Division of Universal Press Pty Ltd). 2003. ISBN 0-7319-1441-4.