We will often drop notifications of upcoming works into the letterboxes of nearby residences and businesses.

Below you can find a list of recent notifications we have delivered to the:

WhereWhenWhatNotification
M80 Interchange ramp closuresJanuary - February 2020As part of works on the West Gate Tunnel Project, we’re planning a six-week concentrated construction campaign around the M80 interchange to make the most of the good weather and take advantage of lower-than-normal traffic volumes that occur during the holiday period. Ramp closures and detours will be in place.January 2020:
PDF (280KB)
DOCX (558KB) 
Fogarty Avenue, YarravilleMonday 20 January - early March 2020
  • Fogarty Avenue will be closed between the Muir Street walking and cycling bridge and 216 Fogarty Avenue
  • Vehicle access to some driveways will be temporarily blocked, and parking along the closed section of Fogarty Avenue will be temporarily unavailable
  • Footpath access to your property will remain
    Construction is continuing along Fogarty Avenue to install new drainage.

January - April 2020 summary:
PDF (441KB)
DOCX (496KB)

January 2020:
Driveway impacts
PDF (274KB)
DOCX (373KB)

Waste Collection
PDF (272KB)
DOCX (372KB)

Millers Road areaOctober 2019 - February 2020Summer disruptions:
We’re planning a four-week concentrated construction campaign to take advantage of lower-than-normal traffic volumes that occur during the holiday period.
While we undertake these works, the Millers Road outbound entry and exit ramps will be closed for 24 hours a day

Millers Road interchange: 
As part of widening the West Gate Freeway, we recently moved the traffic under the freeway bridges on Millers Road to the outer lanes to prepare the centre median area.

January 2020:
Summer disruptions 
PDF (282KB)


October 2019:
Millers Road interchange 
PDF (215KB)
DOCX (288KB)

New Street and Watson Street, South KingsvilleFrom early June 2019

Site establishment at the end of New and Watson Street, South Kingsville. These works are the construction of the West Gate Tunnel outbound southern portal.

May 2019:

PDF (521KB)
DOCX (950KB)

West Gate Freeway (outbound) between Chambers Road and Grieve Parade16 November 2018 – ongoingWorks to widen the West Gate Freeway between Chambers Road and Grieve Parade and provide new noise walls.

November 2018:

PDF (795KB)
DOCX (568KB)

Kyle Road, Altona NorthThursday 11 October 2018 – 2022Use of Kyle Road to access construction sites on the West Gate Freeway for the duration of the project’s construction.

September 2018:

PDF (258KB)
DOCX (747KB)

West Gate Freeway (outbound) between Williamstown Road and The AvenueFrom 29 May 2018 – ongoing
  • Temporary road closures between Vernier Street and Hick Street, and between Andrews Street and Muir Street.
  • Site fencing and access established at the end of the following streets: Abbot Street, Steel Street, Vernier Street, Hick Street, Andrews Street, Muir Street.
  • Site establishment works along outbound lanes of West Gate Freeway, including vegetation removal and earthworks.
  • Installation of temporary and new noise wall between Vernier Street and Muir Street.
  • Relocate existing power lines that currently run along the West Gate Freeway to the reserve near the corner of The Avenue and Strong Street.

Overview:
PDF (277KB)

DOCX (493KB)


Temporary noise wall installation
(21 August 2018):

PDF (397KB)
DOCX (513KB)

Installation of new power poles
(25 February 2019):
PDF (372KB)
DOCX (792KB)

WhereWhenWhatNotification
Southern portal site building demolitionNovember 2019 - early 2020Works continue at our Southern portal site, where the outbound tunnel will meet the West Gate Freeway, to establish our construction site at the end of New and Watson Streets, South Kingsville.

For four weeks from early-November, we will demolish three low-rise brick buildings and two steel sheds containing asbestos cladding within the site. All asbestos will be removed in accordance with the safety approved procedures and standards by a fully licensed and approved asbestos contractor.
October 2019 update:

PDF (451KB)
DOCX (286KB)
Whitehall Street construction areas, Yarraville and FootscrayFrom December 2018Ongoing and planned work at Whitehall Street construction sites, including:
  • delivering the Tunnel Boring Machines
  • overnight lane closures, temporary lane closures and other short term traffic changes on Whitehall Street from January 2019
  • continued excavation at the Northern Portal site
  • continuing construction on the big shed at 221 Whitehall Street
  • utility relocation on Maribyrnong Street, Lyons Street and Whitehall Street in preparation for Maribyrnong River bridge works early next year.
PDF (2.6MB)


March 2019 update:
PDF (2.6MB)
DOCX (2.5MB) 

December 2018 update:
PDF (1.7MB)
DOCX (697KB)

Tunnels precinct (Whitehall Street and Hyde Street, Yarraville and Footscray)From April 2018Piling and increased activity at our Whitehall Street construction sites; utility investigations on Whitehall Street; intersection upgrades; North Yarra Main Sewer worksPDF (658KB)
DOCX (526KB)
Tunnels precinct (Whitehall Street, Yarraville and Footscray)From March 2018Ongoing work at Whitehall Street construction sitesPDF (492KB)
DOCX (389KB)
WhereWhenWhatNotification
Railway Place ReserveDecember 2019 - February 2020To build the new shared use path along Dynon Road, the West Gate Tunnel Project will start works to establish our construction site in Railway Place Reserve from December 2019.

The shared use path will provide a new dedicated bridge that will ensure a safe path separate to vehicles for pedestrians and cyclists to travel along Dynon Road to North Melbourne.
November 2019:
PDF (641KB)
DOCX (410KB)
East E Gate & F Gate October - December 2019Construction of the new elevated road for the West Gate Tunnel Project is ongoing as piling and pier construction works continue within E and F gate.

The West Gate Tunnel Project will provide direct link from Dynon Road to Flinders Street via the new Wurundjeri Way extension. It will also offer upgraded shared use paths to pedestrians and cyclists in the area.

Works are also being undertaken by the West Gate Tunnel Project to relocate the 6.6kV power lines along the Moonee Ponds Creek, which distribute power to all tenants in E Gate and South Dynon. 
November 2019:
PDF (463KB)
DOCX (407KB)

October 2019:
PDF (607KB)
DOCX (718KB)

Previous Updates

July - September 2019:
PDF (583KB)
DOCX (791KB)

April - June 2019:
PDF (560KB)
DOCX (772KB)
Footscray RoadFrom January 2019Construction of the new elevated road above Footscray Road, including:
  • utility relocations, including for drainage, telecommunications, water main, and power, using a combination of open trenching and underground drilling
  • traffic changes for new works area, including construction of a temporary roadway
  • piling preparation and piling works
  • changes to some cycling and walking path crossings
October 2019:
PDF (1.71MB)
DOCX (1.85MB)

Previous Updates

July 2019:
PDF (620KB)
DOCX (1851KB)

April 2019:
PDF (655KB)
DOCX (467KB)
Dynon RoadLate - July to DecemberWorks around Dynon Road as part of the West Gate Tunnel Project have commenced, with the start of construction for the new Dynon Road shared use path and bridges over Moonee Ponds Creek.October 2019:
PDF (613KB)
DOC (604KB)

Previous Updates 
 
April 2019:
PDF (560KB)
DOCX (772KB)
Site InvestigationsMay - November 2019Over the coming months we will be continuing site investigation works within the Port to City precinct.

Investigation works will include:

  • electronic scanning of roads and footpaths
  • non-destructive digging to identify underground services such as gas and water
  • drilling bore holes up to 40 metres in depth
  • removing some vegetation in work zones if required
April 2019:
PDF (386KB)
DOCX (566KB)
Maribyrnong RiverFrom January 2019Maribyrnong River bridge works, including:
  • site establishment, including installation of offices, formation of laydown areas, and installation of fencing and barriers
  • utility relocations, starting with power and done using trenching, underground drilling and cable installation
  • piling preparation and piling works
  • diversion of the cycling and walking path along the Maribyrnong River from Lyons Street to Shepherd Bridge
  • local road and parking changes, including some parking space removal and temporary lane and road closures
July 2019 update:
PDF (522KB)
DOCX (1666KB)


Previous Updates:
PDF (551KB)
DOCX (115KB)
PDF (517KB)

Docklands, Footscray, West MelbourneJanuary - April 2019Site investigations to identify utility services located in project areas and better understand ground and road conditions, including:
  • electronic scanning of roads and footpaths
  • non-destructive digging to identify underground services such as gas and water
  • drilling bore holes up to 40 metres in depth
  • removing some vegetation in work zones if required

Works completed both during the day and at night, with traffic in place to manage changed conditions.

PDF (420KB)
Footscray Road, West Melbourne19 August 2018 – February 2019First stage of construction on Footscray Road to build the new elevated road that will connect the West Gate Freeway to the CBD and CityLink. This will include:
  • installation of temporary safety barriers and minor lane reconfiguration along the outbound carriageway at night
  • relocation of the shared use path onto a temporary surface away from the construction area
  • up to 170 trees and shrubs will be removed from the southern nature strip
  • temporary removal of up to six bus stops along Footscray Road from September until project completion. One bus stop in each direction east of Dock Link Road will be maintained
  • disconnection of existing street lighting and installation of temporary lighting
  • drainage works
  • construction of temporary roadway
  • pier construction, including piling, at Dock Link Road and Mackenzie Road.
PDF (280KB)
DOCX (298KB)
Port to City precinct2018 – 2022Introduction to upcoming construction in the Port to City precinct, including:
  • setting up the worksite on Footscray Road at the old Melbourne Market site
  • extending Wurundjeri Way to connect with Dynon Road
  • improving connections to the port and providing connections from the West Gate Freeway to CityLink and the CBD via an elevated road.
PDF (363KB)
DOCX (2.19MB)
Footscray RoadJuly and August 2018Ongoing investigation works, including:
  • electronic scanning of roads and footpaths
  • non-destructive digging (NDD) to identify underground services such as gas and water
  • drilling bore holes up to 40 metres in depth
  • removing two trees in the Footscray Road centre median to locate deep services.
 
Wurundjeri WayOngoing until September 2018Site investigations, including:
  • electronic scanning of roads and footpaths
  • non-destructive digging to identify underground services such as gas and water
  • drilling bore holes up to 40 metres in depth
  • removing some shrubs in work zones if required.
PDF (821KB)
DOCX (430KB)
Dynon Road, CityLink and Moonee Ponds CreekOngoing until September 2018Site investigations, including:
  • electronic scanning of roads and footpaths
  • non-destructive digging to identify underground services such as gas and water
  • drilling bore holes up to 40 metres in depth
  • removing some shrubs in work zones if required.
PDF (628KB)
DOCX (469KB)
Footscray Road, Footscray and DocklandsLate April – July 2018Investigation works between the Maribyrnong River and Docklands, establishing a construction site at the old Melbourne Market site, and traffic changes.PDF (598KB)
DOCX (412KB)

West Gate Freeway

Noise wall construction.

LocationDateActivitiesNotification
Paringa Road, Altona NorthMonday 9 December - Thursday 12 December and Wednesday 18 December 2019Paringa Road closed from Chambers Road to Langshaw Street for the delivery of new freeway safety barriers.

December 2019:
PDF (318KB)
DOCX (306KB)

July 2019:

March 2019:

Stage two notifications

Stage one notifications

Beevers Street, Altona NorthJanuary - December 2019Drainage line works.December 2019:

PDF (255KB)
DOCX (334KB)

October 2019:

PDF (286KB)
DOCX (244KB)

Previous notifications:

  • Beevers Street utility relocation fact sheet (PDF, 2.10MB)
  • Reinstatement works, including full closure of Beevers Steet from Thursday 28 February - Saturday 2 March 2019 (PDF, 431KB)(DOCX, 794KB)

Stage three notifications

Stage two notifications

Stage one notifications

September 2018:

PDF (209KB)
DOCX (334KB)

Bena Street, YarravilleNovember 2019Water main works. November 2019:

Driveway access impacts:
PDF (657KB)
DOC (726KB)

No-driveway access impacts
PDF (469KB)
DOC (411KB)

Night works impacts:
DOC (1.08MB)

Millers Road interchangeOctober 2019 - February 2020Bridge and freeway widening works. October 2019:

PDF (215KB)
DOCX (288KB)

Millers Road / West Gate Freeway interchangeWednesday 24 October 2018 – March, 2019West Gate Freeway widening.

Upgrading Millers Rd underneath the freeway.

October 2018:

PDF (263KB)
DOCX (1MB)

Millers Road areaFrom June-August 2019 Centre median and bridge works. May 2019:

PDF (469KB) 
DOCX (273KB)

Buchanan Road, BrooklynNovember - December 2019Freeway widening and utilities relocation. October 2019:

PDF (283KB)
DOCX (291KB)

Strong Street, Spotswood30 September - early DecemberWater main works. September 2019:

PDF (310KB)
DOCX (1022KB)

Rosala Avenue & Richards Court, Altona North16 August - 8 September 2019Pedestrian bridge and freeway widening works. August 2019:

PDF (185KB)
DOCX (244KB)

Fogarty Avenue, Yarraville

31 July 2018 – late December 2019

Relocating some existing power lines, installing new drainage along Fogarty Avenue.
  • Staged closure - 7 August 2019 update: Fogarty and Wembley Avenue
    PDF (148 KB)
  • Temporary Closure between Cranbrook Street and Deleware Street (Until 31 May)
  • Between Footscray Hockey Club and Strong Street (until 27 March)
  • Power line relocation (26 March - 12 April) PDF (595KB)
    DOCX (705KB) 
Freemans Road,  Altona NorthFrom August - September 2019

August 2019:

PDF (239KB)
DOCX (421KB)

Italian Social Club, Altona North


Rosala Avenue, Altona North


Houston Court, Brooklyn

From July - October 2019Monopole and lattice tower installation. August 2019:
 
Rosala Ave 
PDF (456KB)
DOCX (770 KB)

June 2019:
PDF (476KB)
DOCX (782KB)

New Street and Watson Street, South KingsvilleFrom early June 2019

Construction of the West Gate Tunnel outbound southern portal.

May 2019:

PDF (521KB)
DOCX (950KB)

Williamstown Road / West Gate Freeway interchange and Fogarty AvenueMarch - May 2019

Site establishment, sewer pipe diversion, ramp and bridge construction.

PDF (189KB)
DOCX (1750KB)

Cullen Court, Spotswood7 February - early March 2019

Sewer works.

February 2019:

PDF (117KB)
DOCX (1005KB)

West Gate Freeway between Knapp St and Millers Rd

December 2019

Community information sessions

November 2018:

PDF (757 KB)
DOCX (317 KB)

MAP (218 KB)

West Gate Freeway (outbound) between Chambers Road and Grieve Parade16 November – ongoingWorks to widen the West Gate Freeway between Chambers Road and Grieve Parade and provide new noise walls, including.

November 2018:

PDF (795KB)
DOCX (568KB)

Kyle Road, Altona NorthThursday 11 October 2018 – 2022Construction site access.

September 2018:

PDF (258KB)
DOCX (747KB)

Primula Avenue, Brooklyn

From 1 October 2018Vehicle access to Paringa Road from Millers Road will be closed long-term to allow for freeway widening works.

September 2018:

PDF (247KB)
DOCX (385KB)

Buchanan Road and nearby Reserve, Brooklyn

Kyle Road, Altona North

20 September – mid-2019Moving 66kV power lines underground, including:

Replacing 220kV tower with a monopole, including:

Buchanan Road and nearby reserve:
PDF (242KB)

DOCX (414KB)


Kyle Road:
PDF (192KB)
DOCX (377KB)

West Gate Freeway (outbound) between Williamstown Road and The AvenueFrom 29 May 2018 – ongoing

Preparation for freeway widening and noise wall construction.

Site fencing and access established at the end of the following streets: Abbot Street, Steel Street, Vernier Street, Hick Street, Andrews Street, Muir Street.

Overview:
PDF (277KB)

DOCX (493KB)
Temporary noise wall installation
(21 August 2018):
PDF (397KB)
DOCX (513KB)

Installation of new power poles
(25 February 2019):
PDF (372KB)
DOCX (792KB)

Millers Road / West Gate Freeway interchangeFrom July 2018 – mid-2019Widening the freeway and upgrading the section of Millers Road under the freeway, including:

July 2018:

PDF (385KB)
DOCX (396KB)

West Gate Freeway, between Williamstown Road and M80 interchangeJuly 2018Removal of overhead sign gantries and lighting structures.

July 2018:

PDF (716KB)
DOCX (229KB)

Williamstown Road, under West Gate Freeway12 June – late JulyUpgrading Williamstown Road under the West Gate Freeway, including:
  • modifications to traffic signals, ramp signals and CCTV
  • removing traffic islands and installing temporary ones
  • earthworks and vegetation removal
  • general construction, asphalt construction and kerbing works
  • reinstating the road surface once works are completed.

May 2018:

PDF (830KB)
DOCX (391KB)

West Gate Freeway: Williamstown Road inbound exit rampFrom 29 May – ongoing
  • Works along both sides of the West Gate Freeway between The Avenue and Williamstown Road, including vegetation removal and installing temporary fencing.
  • Installation of temporary and new noise wall along Williamstown Road inbound exit ramp.

May 2018:

PDF (274KB)
DOCX (488KB)

Millers Road / West Gate Freeway interchange20 May – June 2018Work starting around the Millers Road / West Gate Freeway interchange, in preparation for the widening of the freeway and upgrading Millers Road

May 2018:

PDF (1MB)
DOCX (349KB)

Whitehall Street and Hyde Street, Yarraville and FootscrayMay and June 2018Day and night works as we prepare to divert a section of the North Yarra Main Sewer. 

May 2018:

PDF (625KB)
DOCX (573KB)

Williamstown Road, Yarraville and Spotswood12 May – December 2018Building a new inbound exit ramp and upgrading Williamstown Road, and establishing a construction site on Melbourne Road.

April 2018:

PDF (255KB)
DOCX (229KB)

West Gate Freeway precinctFrom March 2018Building a temporary inbound exit ramp at Williamstown Road, widening the West Gate Freeway, continuing site investigations

March 2018:

PDF (550KB)
DOCX (1.9MB)

West Gate Freeway, between Wembley Ave and Williamstown RoadFrom February 2018Establishing work site, building a temporary exit ramp, roadworks and project investigations.

February 2018:

PDF (600KB)
DOCX (500KB)

Tunnels

WhereWhenWhatNotification
Southern portal site building demolitionNovember 2019 - early 2020Site establishment. October 2019 update:

PDF (451KB)
DOCX (286KB)
Whitehall Street Construction AreasFrom June-August 2019

Construction area update.

August 2019 update:
PDF (257KB)
DOCX (907KB)

June 2019 update:
PDF (1,379KB)
DOCX (1,288KB)

May 2019 update:
PDF (628KB)

Kent Street and Campbell Street, YarravilleFrom mid-June 2019

Recharge well installation

August 2019 update:
PDF (538KB)
DOCX (1.02MB)

May 2019 update:
PDF (628KB)

April 2019 update:
PDF (638KB)
DOCX (1,001KB)

Frederick Street, YarravilleFrom 6 May 2019

Recharge well installation

PDF (625KB)

Previous Updates:
PDF (838KB)

Whitehall Street and surrounding streets in Footscray and YarravilleFrom mid-May 2019

Installing signals on Whitehall Street.

PDF (794KB)

Previous Updates:PDF (616KB)
DOCX (1.72MB)
Whitehall Street construction areas, Yarraville and FootscrayFrom December 2018 Construction updates.

PDF (2.6MB)


March 2019 update:
PDF (2.6MB)
DOCX (2.5MB) 

December 2018 update:
PDF (1.7MB)
DOCX (697KB)

Fredericks Street and York Street, YarravilleJuly – August 2018Geotechnical investigations and drilling a borehole both streets. Fredericks Street
PDF (710KB)
DOCX (1.8MB)
York Street
PDF (704KB)
DOCX (1.8MB)
33 Maribyrnong Street, FootscrayEarly July, for up to 3 monthsBuilding demolition and site establishment works at 33 Maribyrnong Street. PDF (255KB)
DOCX (1.5MB)
Maribyrnong Street, FootscrayLate April – July 2018Investigation works between Footscray Road and Youell Street, and building demolition works at 33 Maribryrnong Street.PDF (683KB)
DOCX (384KB)
Youell Street, Footscray20 April 2018 – early 2019Parking and traffic changes on Youell Street.PDF (1.13MB)
Whitehall Street, Yarraville/FootscrayLate April 2018 – April 2019Worksites established on Whitehall Street between Parker Street and Leek Street as part of North Yarra Main Sewer diversion.23 October Update
PDF (2.58MB)
DOC (2.58M)
Previous updates
PDF (985KB)
DOC (331KB)
Whitehall Street, Yarraville and Footscray (residents and businesses)Late April 2018 – April 2019Update on planned traffic changes in your area: Whitehall Street closure and detour via Somerville Road, Hyde Street and Leek Street.PDF (848KB)
DOC (291KB)
Tunnels precinct (Whitehall Street and Hyde Street, Yarraville and Footscray)From April 2018Piling and increased activity at our Whitehall Street construction sites; utility investigations on Whitehall Street; intersection upgrades; North Yarra Main Sewer worksPDF (658KB)
DOCX (526KB)
Tunnels precinct (Whitehall Street, Yarraville and Footscray)From March 2018Ongoing work at Whitehall Street construction sitesPDF (492KB)
DOCX (389KB)

Port to City

WhereWhenWhatNotification
Railway Place ReserveDecember 2019 - February 2020Site establishment. November 2019:
PDF (641KB)
DOCX (410KB)
East E Gate & F Gate October - December 2019Piling and power relocation works. November 2019:
PDF (463KB)
DOCX (407KB)

October 2019:
PDF (607KB)
DOCX (718KB)

Previous Updates

July - September 2019:
PDF (583KB)
DOCX (791KB)

April - June 2019:
PDF (560KB)
DOCX (772KB)
Footscray RoadFrom January 2019Construction of the new elevated road above Footscray Road. October 2019:
PDF (1.71MB)
DOCX (1.85MB)

Previous Updates

July 2019:
PDF (620KB)
DOCX (1851KB)

April 2019:
PDF (655KB)
DOCX (467KB)
Dynon RoadLate - July to DecemberConstruction update. October 2019:
PDF (613KB)
DOC (604KB)

Previous Updates 
 
April 2019:
PDF (560KB)
DOCX (772KB)
Site InvestigationsMay - November 2019Over the coming months we will be continuing site investigation works within the Port to City precinct. April 2019:
PDF (386KB)
DOCX (566KB)
Maribyrnong RiverFrom January 2019

Site establishment, installation of offices, fencing and barriers, utility relocations, piling preparation and piling works.

July 2019 update:
PDF (522KB)
DOCX (1666KB)


Previous Updates:
PDF (551KB)
DOCX (115KB)
PDF (517KB)

Docklands, Footscray, West MelbourneJanuary - April 2019Site investigations. PDF (420KB)
Footscray Road, West Melbourne19 August 2018 – February 2019First stage of construction on Footscray Road to build the new elevated road that will connect the West Gate Freeway to the CBD and CityLink.PDF (280KB)
DOCX (298KB)
Port to City precinct2018 – 2022Introduction to upcoming construction in the Port to City precinct.PDF (363KB)
DOCX (2.19MB)
Wurundjeri WayOngoing until September 2018Site investigations.PDF (821KB)
DOCX (430KB)
Dynon Road, CityLink and Moonee Ponds CreekOngoing until September 2018Site investigations.PDF (628KB)
DOCX (469KB)
Footscray Road, Footscray and DocklandsLate April – July 2018Investigation works between the Maribyrnong River and Docklands, establishing a construction site at the old Melbourne Market site, and traffic changes.PDF (598KB)
DOCX (412KB)

More information

We want to keep you informed and work together to make things easier during construction.

If you have any questions about the notifications above, do not hesitate to contact us on 1800 105 105.

For more information about construction activities, read more about managing construction or come along and meet the construction team at an information session.