Annandale NSW Australia -33.8814; 151.1707

Public Transport Trip Planner

Annandale Streetscape - Tom Worthington

Annandale on the Web

Promoting Annandale on the Internet since 1998

Covid-19: NSW Government Health and Economic Advice | World Health Organisation | Australian Governement


Carbon Footprint of Daily Traffic through Annandale

In 2005, an average of over 120,000 vehicles travelled through Annandale each dayRTA.

If all these vehicles were the 2010 Holden VE SIDI Commodore Berlina and they travelled just 1km, they would have generated 301g CO2-e(greenguide) each. The total CO2-e equivalent generated by Traffic through Annandale, in just one day, would be 301g*120,000 vehicles =36,120kg.

A Hardwood Tree, such as box, gum or olive, with a 32cm girth stores 17 kg or the CO2-e of 62kg(Tree Carbon Calculator). To be carbon neutral, Annandale would need the equivalent of 582 Trees for each day's traffic!

CO2-e Emissions from 120,000 Cars/Day

(more vehicles at greenguide)
VehicleUrban CO2-eNumber of Trees (*)
2009 Toyota Prius 1.8L 4cyl, CVT 1 speed Hatch, 5 seats, 2WD 90g/km174
2008 Fiat 500 1.2L 4cyl, Other 5 speed Sedan, 4 seats, 2WD118g/km228
Honda Jazz Gli 1.3L 4cyl, Man 5 speed Hatch, 5 seats, 2WD138g/km263
2009 Suzuki Alto GL 1.0L 3cyl, Man 5 speed Hatch, 4 seats, 2WD 139g/km268
2009 Lexus RX450h 3.5L 6cyl, CVT 1 speed Wagon, 5 seats, 4WD155g/km299
Mercedes-Benz A Class A200 2.0L 4cyl, Man 5 speed Sedan, 5 seats, 2WD 231g/km447
2010 Holden VE SIDI Commodore Berlina 3.0L 6cyl, Auto 6 speed Sedan, 5 seats, 2WD301g582
2009 Great Wall X240 2.4L 4cyl, Man 5 speed Wagon, 5 seats, 4WD 319g/km617
Hardwood with CarBlue Goget*Number of 32cm Hardwood Trees it would take to absorb the CO2-e generated by 120,000 vehicles travelling just 1km/day through AnnandaleLinfox Truck being unloaded in Bus Stop

Traffic Statistics for Annandale

(Extracted from RTA Statistics for traffic in Sydney RTA)

Related EventPyrmont Bridge to northbound Day St ramp opened 1972 (ozroads)Westbound viaduct from Day St to Harris St opened 1980 (ozroads)Western Distributer Underpass at Victoria Rd/The Crescent intersection Opened 1991(ozroads)ANZAC Bridge Opened 1995 (RTA)Metro Light Rail opened 1997 (*)"For 25 years until 1996 Beatrice Bush sold newspapers seven days a week from the traffic island at the intersection of Victoria Road and The Crescent...(phm)
STYLE STEAST OF EMMA ST113941139996458682
MINOGUE CREAST OF NELSON ST14455137222161515052
BOOTH STEAST OF TAYLOR ST18700168202196816170162301558011225
JOHNSTON STNORTH OF BOOTH ST9970100901514115017138031563415724
PARRAMATTA RD (E/W)BRIDGE RD(S) STANMORE76260 76097695307124472248

Further Reading

Self Guided Illustrated Historical Walks

Each book in this series is a self guided historical walk through Annandale. Each walk explores the people and construction of Annandale. Each book covers two decades of Annandales History a hundred years apart. The first book in the series, 1890s Annandale: A Short Walk, covers the 1790s and 1890s...more.

1890s Annandale A Short Walk second edition Marghanita da Cruz with line drawing of Church with steeple Federation Annandale A Short Walk Marghanita da Cruz Annandale's Great War: A Short Walk Second Edition by Marghanita da Cruz with Annandale Viaduct and Soldiers 1920s Annandale A Short Walk  Marghanita da Cruz with line drawing of 1920s Flats 1930s Annandale: A Short Walk by Marghanita da Cruz with line drawing of an Art Deco Pub 1940s Annandale A Short Walk  Marghanita da Cruz with photograph of street with aircraft being towed. 50s Annandale A Short Walk,  Marghanita da Cruz