McMahons Point Wharf upgrade
The NSW Government has upgraded McMahons Point Wharf as part of the Transport Access Program. The new McMahons Point Wharf opened on 20 October 2016.
The upgrade is part of the major progressive upgrade of ferry wharves across Sydney Harbour which aims to improve Sydney’s ferry services for customers, delivering accessible, safe, comfortable public transport infrastructure with capacity for extra ferry services. New and upgraded wharves and interchanges are being delivered as part of the NSW Government’s Transport Access Program. McMahons Point is the 13th upgraded wharf to be delivered so far.
The new McMahons Point Wharf and interchange
The upgraded wharf is made up of a floating pontoon, aluminium gangway and concrete bridge connecting to a new wharf shelter. Glass weather protection panels and new seating provide improved comfort and amenity.
The upgraded interchange includes new footpaths, paving and installation of bicycle racks.
The upgraded wharf and interchange provides:
- Improved seating and waiting areas
- Improved safety for customers
- Quicker and more efficient ferry boarding and disembarking
- Improved access for mobility impaired customers and customers with prams
- Improved pedestrian access
- Efficient interchanges with other modes of transport
- Effective wayfinding signage and lighting