NZL - NEW ZEALAND
DUNEDIN, WHARF
Not to be confused with Dunedin (1965) - Dunedin, Anderson’s Bay Road
Description Not to be confused with Andy Bay Road circuit and with 1965 circuit
Location Dunedin - Otago - South Island
Location Approx. 1 km - 0.6 mi North East of Andy Bay Road circuit
Latitude - Longitude - 45°52'32"     +170°30'52"
-45.875556     170.514444
UTM Coordinates X = 462318.09  -  Y = 4919664.322  -  Zone 59G
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL  
Inauguration 1953
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1524129Track layout
(2) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1524136Track layout
(3) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1524151Track layout
(4) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/dunedin.htmlThe GEL Motorsport - Tracks Around The World

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Wharf Circuit
Description  
Years 1953
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1953
Closing 1953
Last update of this page January 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Ward Street - Mason Street - Thomas Burns Street - Rattray Street - Fryatt Street - Halsey Street - Jutland Street - Wickliffe Street - Overbridge
length 2897  m 9504  ft 1.8  mi   (4)
length 2926  m 9600  ft 1.818  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (1)

Wharf Circuit
Description  
Years 1954÷1956
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1954
Closing 1956
Last update of this page January 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Fryatt Street - Rattray Street - Fish Street - Willis Street - Thomas Burns Street - Mason Street - Ward Street - Overbridge - Wickliffe Street - Jutland Street - Halsey Street
length 2897  m 9504  ft 1.8  mi   (4)
length 2803  m 9196  ft 1.742  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (2)

Wharf Circuit
Description Comparing to 1956 track layout, Overbridge was cut out
Years 1957
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1957
Closing 1957
Last update of this page January 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Fryatt Street - Rattray Street - Fish Street - Willis Street - Thomas Burns Street - Mason Street - Ward Street - Wickliffe Street - Jutland Street - Halsey Street

Wharf Circuit
Description Comparing to 1957 track layout, Overbridge was back again, but Rattray Street and Thomas Burns Street were cut off. I think the circuit used Mason Street, but I have no evidence about it.
Years 1958
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1958
Closing 1958
Last update of this page January 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Fryatt Street - Ward Street - Overbridge - Wickliffe Street - Jutland Street - Halsey Street

Wharf Circuit
Description  
Years 1984
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Historical parade
Inauguration 1984
Closing 1984
Last update of this page January 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Fryatt Street - Halsey Street - Sturdee Street - Bauchop Street - Ward Street - Mason Street - Tewslay Street - Cresswell Street
length 1599  m 5244  ft 0.993  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (3)

Dunedin, Wharf Circuit 1953

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Dunedin, Wharf Circuit 1954÷1956

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Dunedin, Wharf Circuit 1984

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Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
January 25th 2008     Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi   New Description with map
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