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Town Hall precinct work notifications

From 2 September, both eastbound lanes on Flinders Street will be closed between Elizabeth and Swanston streets for up to three years.

Work is now underway in Melbourne's CBD to support construction of Town Hall Station.

Sign up to our enews and select "Town Hall Station" to receive work notifications by email.

For works around the northern end of Swanston Street, see the State Library precinct page.

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Where

What is happening?

October 2019

Flinders Street

Changes will be made to the hoarding on Flinders Street. The temporary fencing will be removed, and a permanent hoarding will be installed in October 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


Piling works will continue at Flinders Street throughout October 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 4pm, Saturdays.

These works are expected to generate high levels of noise.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


The mobilisation and demobilisation of piling rigs to Flinders Street will occur throughout October 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 1am to 5am, ongoing until late-October.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).

October 2019

Federation Square

Works will commence in late October to construct a driveway on the Swanston Street eastern footpath, adjacent to the Federation Square site.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays.

These works will result in intermittent partial footpath closures.

The southbound lanes on Swanston Street will be closed from Flinders Street, between 10pm and 5am for up to one week in late-October.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


Excavation works involving excavators and cranes will continue at Federation Square in October 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Friday
  • 6am to 6pm, Saturdays and Sundays.

These works are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


Construction of a steel deck and struts will continue at Federation Square in October 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Friday
  • 6am to 6pm, Saturdays and Sundays.

These works are expected to generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


Works to build an acoustic shed over the Federation Square site will continue in October 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Friday.
  • 6am to 6pm, Saturdays and Sundays.

These works are expected to generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).

Ongoing

City Square

Shaft excavation and strutting works will continue inside the acoustic shed at the City Square site until 2021.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 4pm Saturdays
  • 24 hours, Monday to Saturday, from mid-October 2019
  • 9am to 5pm, Sundays, from mid-October 2019.
  • These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise and medium levels of vibration.

    24 hour works and Sunday works will commence once the acoustic shed has been fully constructed.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


    Oversized deliveries will occur at the City Square site until mid-October 2019.

    These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 4pm, Saturdays
  • 24 hours, Monday to Saturday, from mid-October 2019
  • 9am to 5pm, Sundays, from mid-October 2019.
  • These deliveries are expected to generate low levels of noise.

    24 hour works and Sunday works will commence once the acoustic shed has been fully constructed.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).

    Ongoing

    Flinders Quarter

    Piling works will continue at the Flinders Quarter site until November 2019.

    These works will occur:

    • 7am to 10pm, Monday to Friday
    • 7am to 5pm, Saturdays.

    These works are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise. Only low-level noise works such as concrete pours will be completed out of hours.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


    Plunge piling works will occur within the Flinders Quarter site until December 2019.

    These works will occur:

    • 7am to 11pm, Monday to Friday
    • 7am to 5pm, Saturdays.

    Piling works will occur until 8:30pm on weekdays. These works are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise. Only low-level noise works, such as concrete pours and site clean-up activities will continue until 11pm.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


    Deliveries of steel cages for piling works and the removal of spoil from excavation works at Flinders Quarter will continue throughout October 2019.

    These works will occur:

    • 5am to 7am, Monday to Saturday

    Deliveries require the use of a semi-trailer and crane and are expected to generate low levels of noise.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


    Pile break back and capping beam works will occur at Flinders Quarter until November 2019.

    These works will occur:

    • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
    • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays.

    These works will involve the use of an excavator with a hammer attachment and are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).


    Shaft excavation works will continue at Flinders Quarter throughout October 2019.

    These works will occur:

    • 7am to 10pm, Monday to Friday
    • 7am to 5pm, Saturdays.

    These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise and vibration.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).

    October to December 2019

    Flinders Street between Degraves and Swanston streets

    Service relocation works will occur between Degraves and Swanston streets on selected nights until December 2019.

    These works will occur:

    • 6pm to 6am, selected nights.

    These works are expected to generate moderate to high levels of noise.

    For further details, see the October Town Hall works notification (PDF, 1.6 MB).

    DateNotice
    02 Oct 2019 Town Hall construction update, October 2019.pdf (PDF, 1.6 MB)
    03 Sep 2019 Town Hall construction update, September 2019 (PDF, 1.2 MB)
    28 Aug 2019 Town Hall construction update September October 2019 (PDF, 2.0 MB)
    28 Aug 2019 Flinders Street long-term closure, September 2019 (PDF, 75.0 KB)
    08 Aug 2019 Town Hall construction update, August 2019 (PDF, 3.5 MB)
    30 Jul 2019 Town Hall, Flinders St closures, August 2019 (PDF, 493.5 KB)
    24 Jul 2019 Town Hall pedestrian and cycling notice, July August 2019 (PDF, 546.3 KB)
    05 Jul 2019 Town Hall construction update, July 2019 (PDF, 3.1 MB)
    26 Jun 2019 Town Hall, City Square driveway works, June 2019.pdf (PDF, 628.3 KB)
    07 Jun 2019 Town Hall Station Ground Monitoring, June 2019 (PDF, 497.2 KB)
    04 Jun 2019 Town Hall construction update, June 2019 (PDF, 1.1 MB)
    08 May 2019 Town Hall construction update, May 2019 (PDF, 1.3 MB)
    04 Apr 2019 Town Hall Flinders Lane closure, April 2019 (PDF, 576.6 KB)
    01 Apr 2019 Town Hall Station April Construction Update (PDF, 2.6 MB)
    19 Mar 2019 Ground Monitoring Equipment Town Hall Station site, March-June 2019 (PDF, 570.2 KB)
    01 Mar 2019 Town Hall construction update, March 2019 (PDF, 1.0 MB)
    07 Feb 2019 Flinders Quarter out of hours works notification, February 2019 (PDF, 240.6 KB)
    25 Jan 2019 Town Hall construction update February 2019 (PDF, 639.7 KB)
    03 Jan 2019 Town Hall construction update, January 2019 (PDF, 690.2 KB)
    10 Dec 2018 Flinders St and Swanston St works, Town Hall, December 2018 (PDF, 526.8 KB)
    30 Nov 2018 Town Hall construction update, December 2018 (PDF, 673.1 KB)
    16 Nov 2018 Town Hall construction update, November to December 2018 (PDF, 2.2 MB)
    29 Oct 2018 City Square night works Flinders Lane Equipment Delivers and road closures, Town Hall, October to November 2018 (PDF, 524.7 KB)
    26 Oct 2018 Swanston St Night Works and Nicholas Building separation works, Town Hall, October to November 2018 (PDF, 441.7 KB)
    16 Oct 2018 Town Hall construction update, October to November 2018 (PDF, 4.0 MB)
    16 Oct 2018 Removal of redundant water mains, Town Hall, October to November 2018 (PDF, 451.3 KB)
    02 Oct 2018 Flinders St works, Town Hall, October to mid November 2018 (PDF, 731.8 KB)
    10 Sep 2018 Nicholas Building separation works, Town Hall, September to December 2018 (PDF, 400.3 KB)