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Town Hall precinct work notifications

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.

Timing

Where

What is happening?

9-12 April 2019

Flinders Lane

In order to set up a crane near the City Square site, Flinders lane will be closed temporarily.

The footpath between Regents Place and Chapter House Lane will also be closed to pedestrians.

These works will occur:

  • 7am 9 April until 7pm 12 April.

Detour for through traffic will be via Collins Street and Elizabeth Street.

Access to Flinders Lane between Swanston Street and Elizabeth Street will be via Elizabeth Street for all deliveries and waste collection.

For further details, see the works notification (PDF, 576.6 KB).

2-4 April 2019

Flinders Street

Footpath alteration night works to allow for vehicle access will continue on the Flinders Street footpath between Swanston Street and Degraves Street adjacent to the Flinders Quarter site.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am, 2 April to 4 April.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Ongoing

Swanton Street and Flinders Street

Ground monitoring instruments need to be installed across the project to enable the monitoring of ground movement during excavation and tunnelling works.

These works will occur:

  • 9pm to 5am until June 2019.

This work is expected to generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

April 2019

Federation Square

To support piling works some night activities will be required at our Federation Square site including; concrete pours, material removal, equipment removal and crane lifts.

These works will occur:

  • 6pm to 7am, selected nights in April 2019.

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

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Piling at Federation Square will also commence in April.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday until July 2019.
  • 7am to 5pm Saturdays until July 2019.

This work is expected to generate medium to high levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

April-May 2019

Elizabeth, Flinders and Swanston Streets

Sewer and stormwater cleaning and inspection night works are required on Elizabeth Street between Flinders Street and Flinders Lane on Flinders Street between Russell and Swanston Street and on Swanston Street between Little Collins Street and Flinders Street.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am selected nights throughout April 2019.

There may be some localised traffic and pedestrian changes during works.

This work is expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Additionally, utility service investigations will be required on Swanston Street between Flinders Street and Collins Street and on Flinders Street between Russell Street and the Elizabeth Street intersection.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am selected nights throughout April 2019.

This work is expected to generate medium to high levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

April 2019

City Square

Piling works will continue in City Square throughout early April.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday until early April.
  • 7am to 5pm on Saturdays until early April.

Works during normal working hours are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise.

Only low level noise activities will be completed out of hours.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Works will also begin in April to build a steel deck across the City Square site.

These works will occur:

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

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

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

The removal of all piling rigs and associated equipment will also occur in April.

These works will occur:

  • 6pm to 7am, 1 April to 6 April.
  • 6pm to 7am, 8 April to 12 April.
  • 9am to 6pm 7 April and 14 April.

These works will generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

24 hours works are required to finish works to the concrete capping beams within the City Square site.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday until 18 April.
  • 7am to 6pm Saturdays until 18 April.
  • 9am to 6pm Sundays until 18 April.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Utility service investigations, fencing and barrier modification night works will be required on the Collins Street footpath between Swanston Street and Regent Place adjacent to the City Square site.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am selected nights, April 2019.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Ongoing extended working hours are required at our City Square site to complete some concreting, deliveries and crane lifts.

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday throughout April 2019.
  • 7am to 5pm Saturdays throughout April 2019.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

April-May 2019

Princes Walk and Flinders Walk

Permanent water connections will be required at some existing well locations to allow water flow to the well during construction monitoring.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday, April to May 2019.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays, April to May 2019.

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

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Ongoing

Flinders Quarter

Piling works around the perimeter of the Flinders Quarter site will continue in April.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday until December 2019.
  • 7am to 5pm Saturdays until December 2019.

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

Only low level noise activities will be completed out of hours.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Steel cages to be used in piling works will be delivered out of normal working hours due to permit requirements.

These works will occur:

  • 5am to 6:30am Monday to Friday throughout April.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Final stages of demolition works will continue in April.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Fridays throughout April 2019.
  • 7am to 5pm on Saturdays throughout April 2019.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Geotechnical ground water monitoring wells need to be installed to allow for future monitoring during excavation and tunnelling works.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am selected nights throughout April 2019.

This work is expected to generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the April works notification (PDF, 2.6 MB).

Delivery and mobilisation of a second piling rig and associated equipment to the Flinders Quarter site.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am selected nights throughout April 2019.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

25 March to June 2019

Swanston Street and Flinders Street

Out of hours works are required to install ground monitoring instruments around the Town Hall Station site.

These works will take place:

  • 9pm to 5am, 25 March to June 2019.

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

For further details, see the works notification (PDF, 570.2 KB).

DateNotice
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)
21 Sep 2018 Collins and Flinders St closures, Town Hall, September to October 2018 (PDF, 6.7 MB)
10 Sep 2018 Nicholas Building separation works, Town Hall, September to December 2018 (PDF, 400.3 KB)
07 Sep 2018 Out of hour works, Town Hall, September to October 2018 (PDF, 402.5 KB)
31 Aug 2018 Federation Square site establishment, Town Hall, September 2018 (PDF, 1.4 MB)
29 Aug 2018 Flinders lane night closure, Town Hall, September 2018 (PDF, 1.5 MB)
30 Jul 2018 Town Hall construction update, August to September 2018 (PDF, 9.1 MB)
04 Jul 2018 Town Hall construction update, July 2018 (PDF, 3.4 MB)