Sydney Metro has released the surface and civil alignment works package for the Sydney Metro – Western Sydney Airport. Read more
Analysis from Infrastructure Partnerships Australia (IPA) has demonstrated the scale of the increase in infrastructure spending in this year’s NSW and Victorian budgets. Read more
The rail deck on the Sydney Harbour Bridge will be replaced during January 2021.
A 10 day shutdown of the line in early January will allow for the current timber deck to replaced with a concrete structure, said Sydney Trains acting chief executive Suzanne Holden. Read more
The first works towards the Byford Rail Extension have begun, with road works to replace the Thomas Road level crossing in Byford underway. Read more
The Victorian government has confirmed $1.48 billion to locally build 100 modern, accessible trams to replace A and Z class rollingstock. Read more
During South Australia’s six-day “circuit-breaker” lockdown, work on rail infrastructure projects will come to a halt. Read more
The Victorian government has committed to fund stage three of the Shepparton Line upgrade, which will enable VLocity trains to run nine return services a day between Melbourne and northern Victoria. Read more
During a three-day shutdown, upgrades to turnouts and bridges in the Hunter Valley Coal Network have been taking place. Read more
The historic Flinders Street viaduct is undergoing critical repairs to ensure the over 100-year old rail bridge can continue to support rail traffic.
Work on restoring Auckland’s rail network has taken a major step forward, with weekday services returning to all lines. Read more