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Calming artwork installed at Parkville Station

March 27th, 2024 - Metro Tunnel

A major artwork designed to bring a sense of calm in Melbourne’s busy hospital and education precinct has been installed at Parkville Station.


Your chance to be part of Melbourne’s train transformation

November 29th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Metro Trains is hiring more than 100 station staff to work at the Metro Tunnel’s five new state-of-the-art stations, opening in 2025.  

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A new accessible tram stop for Parkville

November 1st, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Parkville will soon have an accessible tram stop on Royal Parade, making it easier to get to hospitals and the University of Melbourne.

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New historical timeline will leave Parkville residents “gobsmacked” 

September 27th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Parkville is home to Melbourne’s leading education and healthcare precinct and will soon boast the Metro Tunnel’s state-of-the-art Parkville Station, due to open in 2025. 

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Work to soon ramp up on new Parkville tram stop

August 30th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Major work will soon start on a new tram stop on the edge of the CBD as part of the city-shaping Metro Tunnel Project.

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Metro Tunnel achieves major milestone with first test trains 

August 2nd, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

The first test trains have started running through the Metro Tunnel, marking a major milestone for the project and the beginning of a rigorous, months-long testing phase. 

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Grattan St changes as Parkville Station progresses 

June 28th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Part of Grattan St will temporarily reopen to through traffic in July, as work powers ahead on the Metro Tunnel’s Parkville Station.

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Spectacular Town Hall Station revealed

May 31st, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

New images have been released showing the spectacular underground concourse of the Metro Tunnel’s new Town Hall Station, under construction beneath City Square.

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Final tracks laid through the Metro Tunnel

May 4th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Test trains will soon be running through the Metro Tunnel after the final tracks were laid through the new tunnels for this city-shaping project.

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Metro Tunnel reaches 40 million hours as testing looms

March 29th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Metro Tunnel workers have just clocked 40 million hours of work on the city-shaping project as they prepare to start testing trains in the tunnels in the second half of the year.

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