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Parkville precinct work notifications

Work is now underway in the Parkville Precinct to support construction of a new underground station.

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TimingWhere What is happening

Ongoing

Barry Street site

Site establishment and maintenance works at Barry Street are ongoing during December 2019 and January 2020.

These works will occur:

  • December 2019 to early 2020.

These works involve saw cutting and NDD and may generate intermittent periods of high-level noise.

Traffic management will be in place to safely guide pedestrians around the work area if required.

For further details, see the December to January construction update (PDF, 1003.7 KB).

Ongoing

Grattan Street (between Royal Parade and Flemington Road) and on Elizabeth Street/Royal Parade

Service relocations required to prepare the construction of the two new station entrances outside the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and The Royal Melbourne Hospital are continuing until early 2020.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, ongoing until early 2020.

Pedestrian and hospital access will be maintained at all times with diversions in place. Bus and tram services will not be impacted.

Tree removal will take place in early February 2020. Every effort has been made to minimise tree removals with only trees affected by current works to be removed. All relevant planning permits and approvals will be obtained prior to tree removals.

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

For further details, see the December to January construction update (PDF, 1003.7 KB).

Ongoing

Grattan Street East site

Excavation, strut installation and associated activities are ongoing underneath the temporary deck between Royal Parade and Leicester Street in December 2019 and January 2020.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, ongoing.

These works involve non-destructive digging (NDD), saw-cutting and jackhammering and are expected to generate intermittent periods of medium to high level noise depending on the activity.

For further details, see the December to January construction update (PDF, 1003.7 KB).


Base slab construction works such as concrete pours and daily deliveries of steel, concrete and framework will be occurring at the Grattan Street East site until mid-2020.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, ongoing.

On extreme temperature days, concrete pours may commence earlier than 7am. Directly impacted stakeholders, businesses and residents will be notified in advance.

These works are expected to generate low to high levels of noise, depending on the activity.

For further details, see the December to January construction update (PDF, 1003.7 KB).


Site operation activities such as removing spoil from the station box and loading of trucks will occur at the Grattan Street east site on an ongoing basis.

These works will occur:

  • 24 hours, ongoing.

Some equipment will be delivered out of hours to comply with VicRoads requirements for oversized vehicles.

For further details, see the December to January construction update (PDF, 1003.7 KB).

DateNotice
06 Dec 2019 Parkville construction update, December 2019 to January 2020.PDF (PDF, 1003.7 KB)
30 Oct 2019 Parkville, Grattan Street West service lane closure, November 2019 (PDF, 558.7 KB)
08 Oct 2019 Parkville, Grattan Street West service relocations, October 2019 (PDF, 444.8 KB)
04 Oct 2019 Parkville construction notification, October to November (PDF, 863.2 KB)
02 Aug 2019 Works notification August September 2019 (PDF, 3.8 MB)
12 Jul 2019 Parkville, City Ford site establishment works, July 2019 (PDF, 533.6 KB)
31 May 2019 Parkville construction update, June to July 2019 (PDF, 982.9 KB)
14 May 2019 Parkville, Grattan Street out of hours works, May 2019 (PDF, 488.3 KB)
30 Apr 2019 Parkville out of hours works, April 2019 (PDF, 506.7 KB)
26 Apr 2019 Parkville out of hours line marking, April 2019 (PDF, 816.4 KB)
04 Apr 2019 Parkville construction update, April to May 2019 (PDF, 898.3 KB)
22 Mar 2019 Grattan Street West works, March 2019 (PDF, 514.5 KB)
07 Mar 2019 Parkville gantry crane out of hours works, March 2019 (PDF, 361.4 KB)
13 Feb 2019 Parkville construction update, February to March 2019 (PDF, 607.1 KB)
01 Feb 2019 Berkeley Street works update, February 2019 (PDF, 495.0 KB)
15 Jan 2019 Parkville construction update, January 2019 (PDF, 573.8 KB)
14 Dec 2018 Parkville construction update, December to January 2019 (PDF, 638.6 KB)
13 Nov 2018 Parkville construction update, November 2018 (PDF, 994.2 KB)
31 Oct 2018 Parkville out of hours works and pedestrian changes, October 2018 (PDF, 913.9 KB)
16 Oct 2018 Parkville, Royal Parade pedestrian changes, October 2018 (PDF, 1.5 MB)
18 Sep 2018 Parkville City Ford demolition, September 2018 (PDF, 9.7 MB)
19 Jul 2018 Parkville site establishment works, July 2018 (PDF, 582.2 KB)
05 Jul 2018 Parkville, Grattan Street pedestrian crossing closure, July 2018 (PDF, 1.8 MB)
08 Jun 2018 Parkville construction update June and July, June 2018 (PDF, 1.2 MB)
30 Nov 2017 Parkville road network changes, November 2017 (PDF, 3.0 MB)