Temporary closure of Gloucester Street

Release Date: 24 September 2012

A section of Gloucester Street will close to traffic for up to four weeks from 10AM Monday 24 September 2012 while buildings on both sides are demolished.

The main demolition work on both the Farmers building and the Crystal Plaza building will start on Monday meaning the section of Gloucester Street between Oxford Terrace and the Isaac Theatre Royal site will close.

The tower segment of the Farmers building will be demolished using the cut and crane method, before the high reach excavator Twinkletoes is brought in demolish the rest.

The CBD red zone cordon map can be viewed here.