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South Yarra precinct work notifications

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

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Timing

Where

What's happening?

July 2019

William Street bridge

Preparatory works for the new William Street bridge will continue throughout July.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 7pm, Monday to Friday.
  • 7am to 3pm, Saturday.

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

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

Ongoing

South Yarra Siding Reserve

Works will continue on the roof slab of the tunnel entrance throughout July.

These works will occur:

  • 7am to 7pm, Monday to Friday.
  • 7am to 3pm, Saturday.

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

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


De-watering wells will be installed throughout the South Yarra Siding Reserve in two stages from June to August to ensure that the tunnel entrance is flood proofed during construction.

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

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


Preparatory works for the future tunnel entrance will continue until late-July.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 588.0 KB).

9 July to 13 July 2019

Rail reserve between Chapel Street and Hawksburn station

Trenching works to install and lay new cable that will be used to power the new rail lines will take place within the rail corridor,

These works will occur:

  • Tuesday 9 July to Saturday 13 July.

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

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

Ongoing

Osborne Street

Preparatory works for the installation of a gantry crane above the retrieval shaft on Osborne Street will begin in July.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

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


Works to install retaining walls within the Osborne Street site are continuing to ensure the structural stability of the embankment.

These works are expected to generate high levels of noise.

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 588.0 KB).


Existing piles will be broken back to expose structural tie-in points for the future roof slab.

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

For further details, see the June works notification (PDF, 588.0 KB).


Works to construct the permanent wall in the TBM retrieval shaft will continue throughout 2019.

During normal construction hours, these works are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

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

20 May to 10 June 2019

Windsor station

Service investigation works will take place in May and June at Windsor Station to help inform future design for the Metro Tunnel.

These works will occur:

  • Monday 20 May to Monday 10 June, 7am to 7pm.

Due to these works, six parking spaces will need to be removed at Windsor station for the duration of these works.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

For further details, see the works notification (PDF, 177.0 KB).

May 2019

Rail reserve beside William Street

Piling will be undertaken on the south-western side of the demolished William Street bridge in the South Yarra Siding Reserve to support the future construction of a new bridge.

These works are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise, medium levels of vibration, and some dust.

For further details, see the May works notification (PDF, 426.0 KB).

Ongoing to mid-July 2019

Rail reserve between William and Chambers streets

Piling will be undertaken to construct the northern retaining wall within the Cranbourne/ Pakenham and Frankston rail reserve between William and Chambers streets.

These works are expected to generate medium to high levels of noise, medium levels of vibration, and some dust, especially during the process of breaking back each pile.

For further details, see the May works notification (PDF, 426.0 KB).

Ongoing to mid July 2019

Rail reserve between William and Chapel streets

Retaining walls will be installed along the northern and southern edges of the Cranbourne/Pakenham and Frankston rail corridor.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

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

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 will be in place.

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

DateNotice
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)
12 Apr 2019 South Yarra piling works and lane closure, April 2019 (PDF, 192.0 KB)
10 Apr 2019 South Yarra, Yarra St drain investigations, April 2019 (PDF, 195.2 KB)
29 Mar 2019 Chambers Street overnight deliveries, April 2019 (PDF, 194.1 KB)
29 Mar 2019 South Yarra construction update, April 2019 (PDF, 542.9 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)
01 Mar 2019 South Yarra, Arthur and Chapel streets intersection upgrade, March 2019 (PDF, 210.9 KB)
01 Mar 2019 South Yarra construction update, March 2019 (PDF, 541.1 KB)
26 Feb 2019 South Yarra, William Street tree removal, March 2019 (PDF, 198.5 KB)
26 Feb 2019 Greville Street works, March 2019 (PDF, 197.1 KB)
26 Feb 2019 Union Street works, March 2019 (PDF, 193.5 KB)
25 Feb 2019 South Yarra night works, February 2019 (PDF, 361.6 KB)
07 Feb 2019 South Yarra construction update, February 2019 (PDF, 666.6 KB)
07 Feb 2019 Arthur St closure, February 2019 (PDF, 593.0 KB)
22 Jan 2019 South Yarra service investigations, January 2019 (PDF, 171.8 KB)
18 Jan 2019 Tree removal January Chambers Street South Yarra (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)