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Abandoned railway line becomes a thriving elevated park in Sydney

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Apr 01, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Mar 31, 2016

Built in the 19th century, the Goods Line railway used to transport important Australian commodities such as coal, wheat, and timber until the rail line was shuttered in the 1980s. Rather than tear the elevated rail down, the Sydney Harbor Foreshore Authority commissioned ASPECT Studios and CHROFI for an adaptive reuse project that turned rail infrastructure into social infrastructure. ASPECT Studios responded with a two-phase urban oasis—the Goods Line North and Goods Line South—that...






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