Prospect Hill

Hog Bay Road, Pelican Lagoon SA 5222

Please note due to unsafe steps, Prospect Hill is closed.

Preparations have commenced on Prospect Hill Steps with builders Harrold & Kite Pty Ltd establishing a site office at the Prospect Hill car park.

Preliminary works have commenced on the Prospect Hill Steps project including some demolition of the existing staircase, and testing of pile installation. These initial works were completed before Christmas and major works on the build commenced in January 2019.

The site will remain closed until completion, scheduled for June 2019.

Update March 2019
Work on the installation of the new staircase is continuing on schedule.
Harrold and Kite have sucessfully installed all of the piles for the entire length of the stairs, and are now erecting cross bracing and structural beams.
They are currently working from the top down, and may introduce a second crew to work from the bottom up, bolting the beams together and then installing the stair treads.
The materials were lifted to various sites on the hill by helicopter. 

Update April 2019
Work on the installation of the new staircase is continuing on schedule.
Work on structural beams and cross bracing is complete and the stair treads are now approximately 80% complete. Works are continuing on hand rails, platform treads and side protection mesh .

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