The Grandstand, a heritage listed place

Erected in 1882, this grandstand is the oldest surviving building in Victoria Park.

It is constructed of bluestone with red-brick dressings, timber-framed openings (including some stained-glass windows), corrugated-galvanised-iron roof, and timber and cast-iron detailing in typical Victorian era style. This building was State heritage listed in 1986.

Since 2017, the grandstand has incorporated a café which was established by former Australian champion cyclist Stuart O’Grady. Cycling has become a popular pastime in this area of the park, with a 1.3km criterium race track passing in front of the grandstand and using part of the car racing circuit



Spoken description - The Grandstand
Creator: Adelaide Park Lands Preservation Association
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