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Metro Tunnel

Metro Tunnel Creative Program

The Metro Tunnel Creative Program runs free activities, events and public art exhibitions to enhance Melbourne city life during construction of the Metro Tunnel.

Program updates

Western tunnel entrance legacy artwork unveiled

Artist Stephen Banham drew on stories from the local community to design an artwork for the 300 metre-long flood wall next to the Metro Tunnel western entrance.

One Day in our Park playfully celebrates the Kensington community's experiences and memories of the adjacent JJ Holland Park.

Find out more about the artwork.

Render of an artwork made of green tiles with numbers and words, and people walking in front

About the program

Find out more about the Metro Tunnel Creative program, including its objectives and themes, and frequently asked questions.

Art of Rail newsletter

Register for Creative Program updates from Rail Projects Victoria's Art of Rail newsletter or follow the Metro Tunnel's social media channels.

Artist Pool

The Artist Pool is a database from which we select artists for temporary art opportunities, interpretation pieces and activations.

Legacy Artwork

The Metro Tunnel Legacy Artwork Program will provide world-class public art experiences for visitors and users of the Metro Tunnel.

Explore what's happening in our precincts

Cultural programming

As well as providing temporary placemaking activities such as pop-up parks and vibrant artworks on construction hoardings, the Creative Program partners with creative practitioners and cultural organisations to interpret the project in artistic and innovative ways.

Explore our cultural programming initiatives.