Cheltenham and Mentone Level Crossing Removals are GO!

The Andrews Labor Government’s removal of three dangerous and congested level crossings in Cheltenham and Mentone will build two new stations and create new community spaces for residents and visitors to enjoy. Minister for Transport Infrastructure Jacinta Allan today unveiled the final designs for level crossing…

Underground Suburban Rail Loop to connect Victoria

A re-elected Andrews Government will start work on the biggest transformation of public transport in Australian history – a new underground rail network circling Melbourne’s suburbs. The Suburban Rail Loop will connect every major train line from the Frankston line all the way to the Werribee line through…

New Southland Station now open: better access, more local jobs

The Andrews Labor Government today opened Southland Station providing better access to one of Melbourne’s largest shopping precincts, easing traffic congestion and providing an economic boost to the area. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan joined Member for Bentleigh Nick Staikos and Member for…

Rail below road for Cheltenham and Mentone crossing removals

The Andrews Labor Government is removing three more dangerous and congested level crossings on the Frankston line and building two new stations. Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan announced today that the Labor Government will lower the Frankston line under Charman Road and Park Road in Cheltenham, and Balcombe…

Congestion to be cut at busy Cheltenham intersection

Works to ease congestion at one of Cheltenham’s busiest intersections have started. The Andrew’s Labor Government has provided $1.6 million to fix the intersection of Nepean Highway, Karen Street and Bay Road which will lead to fewer delays. “We are making changes that will reduce congestion and get people home…

Getting it done: Construction of Southland Station starts

More than 4,000 passengers a day will benefit from direct and safe access to Southland shopping centre with major construction beginning at Melbourne’s newest train station. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan and the Member for Bentleigh Nick Staikos announced the start of major construction for the new…