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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?

December 2019

Flinders Street

Piling rig deliveries will continue at Flinders Street throughout December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 12am to 5am, intermittently throughout December and January.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Piling works will continue at Flinders Street throughout December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays, throughout December and January.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Service relocations works will continue on Flinders Street  between Degraves and Swanston streets during December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 8pm to 6am, Sunday to Thursday, ongoing throughout December and January.

Pedestrian access to businesses and residential buildings will be maintained at all times.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).

December 2019

Federation Square

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

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, ongoing.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


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

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, ongoing until late-January.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Tunneling works at the Federation Square site will continue in December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, ongoing from 9 December.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).

Ongoing

City Square

Excavation works will be occuring at the City Square site during December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, ongoing.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Strutting works will continue inside the acoustic shed at the City Square site during December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, ongoing.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Tunnelling works will occur at the City Square site during December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, from mid-December.

These deliveries are expected to generate low levels of noise and vibration.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).

Ongoing

Flinders Quarter

Tower crane construction and mobilisation works as well as oversized deliveries will be required at the Town Hall Station site during December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • Oversized deliveries: 8pm to 12am, Thursday 5 and Friday 6 December
  • Oversized deliveries: 5am to 7am, Saturday 7 December
  • Tower crane construction: 6pm to 8pm, Friday 6 December
  • Tower crane construction: 7am to 6.30pm, Saturday 7 December
  • Tower crane construction: 8am to 4pm, Sunday 8 December
  • Tower crane construction: 1am to 5am, Tuesday 10 December.

These works are expected to generate low to medium levels of noise. Noisier works will be completed earlier in the shift where possible.

The tower crane delivery schedule is subject to change. Impacted residents will be notified with more information prior.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Piling works will continue at the Flinders Quarter site in December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays, throughout December and January.

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 December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


A steel deck will be constructed over the shaft located in Flinders Quarter in December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, Monday to Sunday, until Wednesday 11 December
  • 4.45am to 7am, between Wednesday 11 and Thursday 19 December.

This will involve regular deliveries of steel, the use of a crane, hammer drills and elevated work platforms.

Once completed, a temporary acoustic enclosure will be constructed over the shaft.

This will minimise noise, dust and light impacts during tunnelling.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


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

These works will occur:

  • 5am to 7am, Monday to Saturday, throughout December and January.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


A tower crane will be mobilised at Flinders Quarter in late December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • Between Thursday 5 and Tuesday 10 December

The mobilisation of the tower crane will require regular semi-trailer deliveries via the Swanston Street driveway between Flinders Street and Flinders Lane.

These works will generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Pile break back and capping beam works will occur at Flinders Quarter throughout December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays, throughout December and January.

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 December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Shaft preparation works will continue at Flinders Quarter throughout December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 5am, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 5pm, Saturdays, throughout December.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).

December 2019 and January 2020

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:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays, throughout December and January.

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

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).


Service investigations will occur on Flinders Street, between Degraves and Swanston streets during December 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • 7am to 1pm, Saturdays, throughout December and January.

For further details, see the December to January works notification (PDF, 2.8 MB).

DateNotice
06 Dec 2019 Town Hall construction update, December 2019 to January 2020 (PDF, 2.8 MB)
28 Nov 2019 Town Hall, Flinders Quarter out of hours works notification, December 2019 (PDF, 649.8 KB)
01 Nov 2019 Town Hall Station works notification, November 2019 (PDF, 2.0 MB)
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 ground monitoring works, 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 construction update, April 2019 (PDF, 2.6 MB)
19 Mar 2019 Town Hall ground monitoring works, March to June 2019 (PDF, 570.2 KB)
01 Mar 2019 Town Hall construction update, March 2019 (PDF, 1.0 MB)
07 Feb 2019 Town Hall, Flinders Quarter out of hours works, 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 Town Hall, Flinders St and Swanston St works, 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 Town Hall night works, Flinders Lane equipment deliveries and road closures, October to November 2018 (PDF, 524.7 KB)
26 Oct 2018 Town Hall night works and Nicholas Building separation works, 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 Town Hall water main works, October to November 2018 (PDF, 451.3 KB)
02 Oct 2018 Town Hall Flinders St works, October to mid November 2018 (PDF, 731.8 KB)
10 Sep 2018 Town Hall, Nicholas Building separation works, September to December 2018 (PDF, 400.3 KB)