Heritage Places of Adelaide

Former Torrens Lake Police Station


Victoria Drive ADELAIDE


State Heritage Place

The former Torrens Lake Police Station is a unique surviving example of a station designed to house water police, as well as an uncommon example of a public building of the inter-War Spanish Mission style. It also has significant associations with both the development of law and order in South Australia, and the cultural development of the Torrens River precinct.

Listing Information

  • Date of Listing: 7 March 2014
  • Heritage Listing Criteria:

    Criteria A: it demonstrates important aspects of the evolution or pattern of the State's history;

    Criteria B: it has rare, uncommon or endangered qualities that are of cultural significance;

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