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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?

June 2019

Swanston Street

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

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am, on select nights throughout June.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).


Geotechnical investigations will occur on the Swanston Street tram tracks throughout June.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am, 11 to 13 June.
  • 10pm to 6am, 17 to 18 June.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

June 2019

Federation Square

Piling works will continue at the Federation Square site throughout June.

These works will occur:

  • 6am to 12am Monday to Friday throughout June 2019.
  • 6am to 6pm Saturdays throughout June 2019.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).


To support piling various works will take place overnight throughout June.

These works will occur:

  • 6am to 12am Monday to Friday.
  • 6am to 6pm Saturdays.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

June 2019

City Square, Federation Square and Flinders Quarter

Out of hours deliveries will take place in June to minimise disruptions and ensure safety for workers.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am intermittently throughout June 2019.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

12-14 June 2019

Between Collins Street and Regent Place

Plant and associated equipment including a concrete pump between Collins Street and Regent Place will be demobilised from City Square.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 5am, between Wednesday 12 and Friday 14 June.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).


Footpath alteration works adjacent to site will continue on Collins Street, between Swanston Street and Regent Place, to facilitate a new site vehicle entrance.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday throughout June.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays throughout June.
  • Between 10pm and 7am, Monday 17 until Thursday 20 June.

For the safety of pedestrians, the footpath between Collins Street and Regent place will be temporarily closed for one night to construct a pedestrian walkway and to deliver equipment and barriers.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

10-13 June 2019

Swanston Street, outside of City Square

Footpath reinstatement works will take place on the Swanston Street footpath adjacent to the City Square site to reinstate bluestone pavers.

These works will occur:

  • 7pm to 5am, Monday 10 to Thursday 13 June.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

Ongoing

Royston Place

Works to construct a permanent hoarding along the site boundary on Royston Place will take place from mid-June.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday from mid-June.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays from mid-June.

During these works traffic management will be in place and there may be short delays.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

June 2019

Princes Walk and Flinders Walk

Geotechnical works will take place on Princes and Flinders Walk in June.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday throughout June.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays throughout June.

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

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

Ongoing

Flinders Quarter

Piles will be broken back using a jackhammer at Flinders Quarter in June.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday throughout June.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays throughout June.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).


Concrete pours may occur out of hours at Flinders Quarter.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm, Monday to Friday.
  • 7am to 4pm, Saturdays.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the May works notification (PDF, 1.3 MB).


Piling works around the perimeter of the Flinders Quarter site will continue until November 2019.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 10pm Monday to Friday until November 2019.
  • 7am to 4pm Saturdays until November 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).


Deliveries of steel cages for piling works will occur outside of normal working hours due to permit requirements in June.

These works will occur:

  • 5am to 6:30am Monday to Friday

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

June 2019

Swanston and Flinders Street

Ground monitoring instruments will be installed on Swanston and Flinders Street in June.

These works will occur:

  • 9pm to 5am throughout June.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

June 2019

Flinders Street, Swanston Street and Elizabeth Street

Sewer and stormwater cleaning and inspection works will take place in the following locations:

  • Flinders Street between Russell and Swanston Street
  • Swanston Street between Little Collins Street and Flinders Street
  • Elizabeth Street between Flinders Street and Flinders Lane.

These works will occur:

  • 10pm to 6am selected nights, Monday to Thursday throughout June.

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

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).

Ongoing

City Square

Works to build an acoustic shed over the City Square site will commence in June.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday, until August.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays, until August.
  • These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

    For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 1.1 MB).


    Works to construct to construct a steel deck across the City Square site will continue will continue until August 2019.

    These works will occur:

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

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

    For further details, see the May works notification (PDF, 1.3 MB).


    The concrete slab at City Square will be progressively demolished during the deck installation.

    These works will occur:

  • 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday, until August.
  • 7am to 1pm Saturdays, until August.
  • These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

    For further details, see the May works notification (PDF, 1.3 MB).

    DateNotice
    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)