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South Yarra precinct work notifications

Work is now underway in the South Yarra to build the eastern tunnel entrance of the Metro Tunnel.

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Timing

Where

What's happening?

April 2020

Toorak Road to Chapel Street

Works including undertaking minor maintenance will occur within the tunnel entrance and along the rail corridor.

These works will occur:

  • 24/7 from Friday 17 to Sunday 20 April
These works are expected to generate low to medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the South Yarra construction update, April 2020 (PDF, 902.4 KB).

Late 2019 until mid-2020

South Yarra Siding Reserve

Excavation of the tunnel entrance and other works are being carried out at the South Yarra Siding Reserve in late 2019 until mid-2020.

These works will occur:

  • Some out of hours works are required, with work within the tunnel taking place between 6am to 10pm until late May.

Trucks will be used to remove earth from the site during this time. These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise and vibration.

For further details, see the South Yarra construction update, April 2020 (PDF, 902.4 KB).

April 2020

South Yarra Siding Reserve

Works to construct the tunnel base slab and walls will begin in April to ensure the structural integrity of the tunnel.

These works will occur:

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

Works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the South Yarra construction update, April 2020 (PDF, 902.4 KB).

March 2020 to April 2020

Osborne Street

TBM retrieval shaft base slab construction works will continue on Osborne Street in April 2020. This includes reinforcement with formwork to facilitate additional concrete pours.

These works will occur:

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


For further details, see the South Yarra construction update, April 2020 (PDF, 902.4 KB).

March to mid-May 2020

Osborne Street

Works to prepare for the future connection between Osborne Street and the South Yarra Siding Reserve will continue in April. Works will include the installation of concrete abutments, a piling pad and piles.

These works will occur:

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

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

For further details, see the South Yarra construction update, April 2020 (PDF, 902.4 KB).

From January 2020

Chapel Street, South Yarra

As part of the ongoing Metro Tunnel works in South Yarra, the project will temporarily use the vacant land located at 402-416 Chapel Street as storage space for materials and equipment to support construction of the tunnel entrance.

Additional truck movements will be required as materials are delivered to and from site along Chapel Street. Some parking will be temporarily removed along Bray Street, to ensure trucks can move safely in and out of the area.

These works are expected to generate low to medium levels of noise with some high-level noise as crushed rock is removed from site.

For further details, see the South Yarra works notification, 402-416 Chapel Street, January 2020 (PDF, 640.2 KB).

Ongoing

William Street Bridge and Lovers Walk

Long term closures of William Street Bridge and Lovers Walk are required to construct the eastern tunnel entrance

Traffic and pedestrian detours are in place.

DateNotice
31 Mar 2020 Caulfield works notification, April 2020 (PDF, 181.8 KB)
23 Mar 2020 South Yarra construction update, April 2020 (PDF, 902.4 KB)
03 Mar 2020 South Yarra, monthly construction update, March 2020 (PDF, 378.4 KB)
24 Feb 2020 South Yarra Malvern Station out of hours works notification, February 2020 (PDF, 154.4 KB)
24 Feb 2020 South Yarra Caulfield Station out of hours works notification, March 2020 (PDF, 158.7 KB)
14 Feb 2020 South Yarra works notification, Chambers Street, March 2020 (PDF, 751.6 KB)
06 Feb 2020 South Yarra works notification, Chambers Street, February 2020 (PDF, 1.7 MB)
05 Feb 2020 South Yarra construction update, February (PDF, 590.6 KB)
19 Dec 2019 South Yarra 24 hour works notification, Malvern Station, January 2020 (PDF, 998.8 KB)
19 Dec 2019 South Yarra works notification, 402-416 Chapel Street, January 2020 (PDF, 640.2 KB)
19 Dec 2019 South Yarra, 24 hour rail works and traffic impacts, December 2019 to January 2020 (PDF, 192.5 KB)
19 Dec 2019 South Yarra monthly construction update, January 2020 (PDF, 433.2 KB)
19 Dec 2019 South Yarra, Melbourne High School works notification, December 2019 to February 2020 (PDF, 688.9 KB)
19 Dec 2019 South Yarra site establishment works notification, December 2019 to February 2020 (PDF, 616.8 KB)
11 Dec 2019 South Yarra Siding Reserve 24 hour works notification, December 2019 (PDF, 189.7 KB)
02 Dec 2019 South Yarra, service investigation works, December 2019 (PDF, 426.7 KB)
29 Nov 2019 South Yarra, Toorak Road to Hawksburn station works notification, December 2019 (PDF, 189.6 KB)
29 Nov 2019 South Yarra, drainage works and traffic impacts notification, December 2019 (PDF, 190.1 KB)
28 Nov 2019 South Yarra, 24 hour weekend works, December 2019 (PDF, 899.7 KB)
22 Nov 2019 South Yarra, monthly construction update, November to December 2019 (PDF, 423.9 KB)
08 Nov 2019 South Yarra, Cremorne to Malvern rail corridor works, November 2019 (PDF, 622.0 KB)
01 Nov 2019 South Yarra, Toorak to Malvern stations service investigations, November 2019 (PDF, 721.7 KB)
31 Oct 2019 South Yarra, Toorak Road to Hawksburn Station works notification, November 2019 (PDF, 326.4 KB)
16 Oct 2019 South Yarra, William Street bridge installation, October 2019 (PDF, 829.3 KB)
16 Oct 2019 South Yarra, drainage works, October 2019 (PDF, 171.4 KB)
14 Oct 2019 Chapel Street site establishment works, South Yarra, October 2019 (PDF, 188.8 KB)
07 Oct 2019 South Yarra, 24 hour works, October 2019 (PDF, 211.1 KB)
03 Oct 2019 South Yarra construction update, October 2019 (PDF, 383.8 KB)
13 Sep 2019 Gantry Crane Installation Notification, September 2019 (PDF, 478.0 KB)
05 Sep 2019 South Yarra, steel fixing work, September 2019 (PDF, 273.6 KB)
04 Sep 2019 South Yarra construction update, September 2019 (PDF, 577.9 KB)
04 Sep 2019 South Yarra, 24 hour works, September 2019 (PDF, 274.5 KB)
05 Aug 2019 South Yarra, concrete works, August 2019 (PDF, 196.4 KB)
02 Aug 2019 South Yarra, steel trough works, August 2019 (PDF, 180.3 KB)
02 Aug 2019 South Yarra construction update, August 2019 (PDF, 558.1 KB)
24 Jul 2019 South Yarra, extended work hours, July 2019 (PDF, 195.9 KB)
19 Jul 2019 South Yarra, Palfreyman Street steel works, July 2019 (PDF, 168.9 KB)
01 Jul 2019 South Yarra construction update, July 2019 (PDF, 1.1 MB)
27 Jun 2019 Chapel Street to Hawskburn station works, July 2019 (PDF, 200.0 KB)
07 Jun 2019 Surrey, Cromwell and Luxton roads concrete pump works, June 2019 (PDF, 197.8 KB)
31 May 2019 South Yarra, Surrey and Palfreyman Lane nightworks, June 2019 (PDF, 193.6 KB)
31 May 2019 South Yarra, Chapel St to Hawksburn station signalling works, June 2019 (PDF, 199.9 KB)
31 May 2019 South Yarra construction update, June 2019 (PDF, 588.0 KB)
17 May 2019 Windsor station car park closure, May 2019 (PDF, 177.0 KB)
17 May 2019 Sandringham line transport impacts, May 2019 (PDF, 194.3 KB)
08 May 2019 South Yarra service investigation works, May 2019 (PDF, 350.4 KB)
29 Apr 2019 South Yarra construction update, May 2019 (PDF, 426.0 KB)
22 Mar 2019 South Yarra service investigation and signalling works, April 2019 (PDF, 199.1 KB)
22 Mar 2019 Railway Place temporary closure, March to April 2019 (PDF, 178.6 KB)
22 Jan 2019 South Yarra service investigations, January 2019 (PDF, 171.8 KB)
18 Jan 2019 South Yarra, Chambers Street tree removal, January 2019 (PDF, 178.3 KB)
15 Jan 2019 Arthur Street closure, January 2019 (PDF, 213.3 KB)
11 Jan 2019 South Yarra tree removal, January 2019 (PDF, 178.2 KB)
18 Dec 2018 South Yarra construction update, January 2019 (PDF, 207.2 KB)
11 Dec 2018 South Yarra overnight deliveries, December 2018 (PDF, 220.2 KB)
22 Nov 2018 South Yarra construction update, December 2018 (PDF, 210.1 KB)
29 Oct 2018 South Yarra construction update, November 2018 (PDF, 234.4 KB)