Kingston Depot


Buses 580 and 587 at Kingston Depot

At Kingston, the original depot was located near the Power Station. In the late 1920’s, a new garage and workshop was built off Wentworth Avenue to the south of the Power Station. This latter garage was then incorporated into a much larger depot in the 1930’s and was, in turn, converted into the bus and truck workshop in the early 1970’s. (more…)

Belconnen Interchange


Walkway at Belconnen Interchange

The Belconnen Interchange was located between Benjamin Way and  Chandler Street in Belconnen and opened in January 1979. It  closed on 25 May 2009 as part of the Belconnen Mall redevelopment.

The Interchange had always been a subject of debate in Canberra, with the most resounding criticism saying that was too isolated, and had a reputation for being unsafe at night. (more…)