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Metro Tunnel

South Yarra precinct work notifications

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

We are currently consulting on our plans to build the Eastern Tunnel Entrance in South Yarra.

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What's happening?

28 February to late March

South Yarra Siding Reserve

Piling works will generate medium to high levels of noise with South Yarra Siding Reserve.

Occasionally these works may extend beyond normal working hours due to concrete pours which cannot be interrupted.

For further information see the February works notification (PDF, 666.6 KB).

Late February

Arthur and Chapel Streets

Works to install new traffic lights on Arthur and Chapel St will commence in February.

Night works will be required for line marking on Chapel Street.

Works are expected to generate medium to low levels of noise.

7 February to Monday 4 March

Arthur Street

In order to construct the southern retaining wall within the rail corridor, Arthur Street will be closed temporarily to house a piling rig.

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

All efforts will be made to re-open Arthur Street as soon as possible.

For further details see the works notification.

2 February, 2 & 3 March

Rail corridor between Toorak Rd and Hawksburn Station

Non-destructive digging using pressurised water will take place on the rail corridor between Toorak Road and Hawksburn Station.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise, with some periods of high-level noise, and will require additional truck movements.

This will occur between 7am and 7pm Saturday 2 February, Saturday 2 March and Sunday 3 March.

For more information, see the works notification. (PDF, 171.8 KB)


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 will be in place.

For more information, see the South Yarra October construction update (PDF, 228.8 KB)