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24 May 2021
All four tunnel boring machines have completed Metro Tunnel’s 6.3 metre-high, twin 9km tunnels.
19 May 2021
Head to Flinders Quarter in the Melbourne CBD for an art treasure hunt like no other.
05 May 2021
Metro Tunnel’s new station precinct in North Melbourne is beginning to take shape.
19 Apr 2021
Discover all there is to know about the future of rail in Victoria at our free visitor centre.
09 Apr 2021
Tunnel boring machines Millie and Joan have both arrived at Town Hall Station.
31 Mar 2021
Step inside a model tunnel boring machine and help build a mini tunnel at the museum.
22 Mar 2021
Three of our four mega machines are now on the final leg of tunnelling towards the CBD.
16 Mar 2021
Planning is underway to provide safe access routes for all transport users at the new Anzac Station precinct on St Kilda Road.
11 Mar 2021
The Metro Tunnel’s eastern entrance at South Yarra has been completed more than five months ahead of schedule, marking a major milestone for the project.
09 Mar 2021
02 Mar 2021
See inside the entrance of the Metro Tunnel at South Yarra, which was recently completed five months ahead of schedule.
19 Feb 2021
Digging of the western section of the Metro Tunnel between Kensington and the CBD is now complete, after tunnel boring machine (TBM) Meg broke through at State Library Station.
12 Feb 2021
The Metro Tunnel Creative Program is proudly presenting 18 artists at a major new international event.
22 Jan 2021
TBMs Alice and Millie are now both tunnelling towards the Town Hall Station site.
20 Jan 2021
Emma Coulter's artwork will create an impression in one of Melbourne's busiest thoroughfares.
06 Jan 2021
Judges have praised the project's public art programs at its Parkville and Town Hall construction sites.
22 Dec 2020
Tunnel boring machine Joan has completed the first of the twin tunnels connecting Parkville and State Library stations.
17 Dec 2020
Melbourne's brand new training centre for all things tunnelling construction is now open.
10 Dec 2020
Metro Tunnel Creative Program brings colour, shimmer and light to Melbourne this festive season.
09 Dec 2020
Kensington community members are invited to contribute to the design process for the flood wall next to JJ Holland Park.
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