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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?

1-3 May 2019

Yarra Street

Drain investigations will take place on Yarra street in May.

These works will occur:

  • 8pm to 5am, 1-3 May.

As a result, Yarra street will be closed to all traffic during works.

These works are expected to generate low levels of noise.

For further details, see the works notification (PDF, 195.2 KB).

March-April 2019

South Yarra Siding Reserve

Piling works will continue in South Yarra Siding Reserve throughout March and April.

These works will occur:

  • During normal construction hours until Saturday 6 April, after which works will occur 24/7.

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

March-April 2019

Rail reserve between William and Chambers streets

24-hour piling works will be take place to construct the north retaining wall within the Cranbourne/Pakenham and Frankston rail corridor.

These works will occur:

  • Throughout March, continuing into the 24/7 works period beginning Saturday April 7.

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

March-April 2019

William Street

Piling preparation and excavation will be occurring as part 24-hour works during March and April.

These works will occur:

  • 7am Wednesday 20 March, until 4am Wednesday 24 April.

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

For further details, see the works notification (PDF, 541.1 KB).

Ongoing- Mid June 2019

Rail reserve between William Street and Chapel Street

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

These works will occur:

  • From March until mid-June primarily during normal working hours.
  • Aspects of these works will be completed during the 24/7 works period beginning Saturday 6 April.

These works are expected to generate medium levels of noise.

March-April 2019

Osborne Street

Further works to construct the walls of the shaft will  take place out of hours to ensure piling is complete in time for the Sandringham rail line shutdown in May.

These works will occur:

  • March 25 to 18 April until 10pm each night.

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

March-April 2019

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 (PDF, 593.0 KB).

Additionally, hoarding will be installed along the rail corridor on Arthur Street.

These works will occur:

  • Mid to late March.

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

For further details on these works, see the March works notification (PDF, 1.9 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
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 South Yarra Chambers St 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-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 South Yarra Greville Street works, March 2019 (PDF, 197.1 KB)
26 Feb 2019 South Yarra 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 South Yarra Arthur St closure, February 2019 (PDF, 593.0 KB)
22 Jan 2019 Service Investigations January South Yarra (PDF, 171.8 KB)
18 Jan 2019 Tree removal January Chambers Street South Yarra (PDF, 178.3 KB)
15 Jan 2019 Temporary closure of Arthur Street (PDF, 213.3 KB)
11 Jan 2019 South Yarra Tree removal (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)
01 Oct 2018 South Yarra construction update, October 2018 (PDF, 228.8 KB)
07 Sep 2018 South Yarra construction update, September 2018 (PDF, 1.3 MB)
28 Aug 2018 South Yarra service investigations, August to September 2018 (PDF, 189.7 KB)
23 Aug 2018 South Yarra service investigations, August to September (PDF, 189.7 KB)
10 Aug 2018 South Yarra construction update, August to September 2018 (PDF, 3.9 MB)