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Noise wall installation Steel Street to Vernier  Street, Spotswood16 June to 30 September 2021The West Gate Tunnel Project team will be installing new noise walls panels at night between Steel Street and Vernier Street in Spotswood.
The work will not occur every night, but when each custom-made panel becomes available and when we can access areas.
PDF (638KB)
DOCX (461KB)
Millers Rd and West Gate Freeway nightworks April - August 2021 Works are continuing to upgrade Millers Road interchange to enable the widening of the Freeway. This includes strengthening the bridge above the interchange, beam installation and concrete pouring works.

Please note: Millers Rd under the West Gate Freeway in both directions and the inbound entry ramp will be closed from 9 pm to 5 am on most nights. Please visit www.bigbuild.vic.gov.au/disruptions for the latest information on dates and detour routes.

April 2021
PDF (351KB)
DOCX (251KB)

Previous:
February 2021
PDF (240KB)
DOCX (269KB)
Noise wall works, Fogarty Avenue, Federation Trail works, between Newport Rail Bridge and The Boulevard 3 May - late 2021 Removal of old timber noise walls along Fogarty Avenue, between Newport Rail Bridge to Williamstown Road.

Please note: A one-way traffic arrangement will also be in place on Fogarty Avenue, from Wembley Avenue to The Boulevard to enable crews to have sufficient space to safely construct the walking and cycling path, while keeping Fogarty Avenue open to traffic. Driveway and foothpath access to residential properties along Fogarty Avenue will be maintained.
April 2021:
PDF (315KB)
DOCX (450KB)
Noise wall installation Millers Rd outbound ramp 12 April - late May 2021 Crews will continue to install new noise walls at Millers Road outbound entry ramp to the West Gate Freeway (adjacent to Paringa Avenue) at night.

Please note: During installation works, Millers Road outbound entry ramp will be closed from 9 pm to 5 am. A detour will be in place via the West Gate Freeway and Williamstown Road.
April 2021:
PDF (761KB)
DOCX (2.24MB)
Dohertys Road, Altona North August 2020 - late May 2021 Relocating a water main along Dohertys Road as part of the M80 Ring Road upgrade. March 2021:
PDF (308KB)
DOCX (261KB)

Previous notification:
August 2020
PDF (307KB)
DOCX (301KB)
West Gate Freeway from Williamstown Road to Newport Rail Bridge April - June 2021 Construction will soon move to the next phase of works, as we start constructing the new walking and cycling path bridge at Fogarty Avenue, continue works on the Hyde Street ramps at Williamstown Road, complete works on the Muir Street overpass and move outbound traffic to new freeway centre lanes. 

Please note: During these works, Williamstown Rd will be closed in both directions under the West Gate Freeway, from 9 pm to 5 am on most nights. Detour signage will be put in place.
March 2021:
PDF (517KB)
DOCX (530KB)
Williamstown Road, Yarravile & Spotswood 15 March  - ongoing Piling works for the construction of the Hyde Street ramps taking place on Williamstown Road.
 
Please note: During these works, Williamstown Rd will be closed in both directions under the West Gate Freeway, from 9 pm to 5 am on most nights. Detour signage will be put in place.
March 2021:
PDF (305KB)
DOCX (296KB)
Federation Trail works  - Newport Rail Bridge to The Boulevard



Fogarty Avenue shared use path bridge
Mid-January to mid 2021


Restarting mid-January 2021
Removal of old timber noise walls and installation  of barriers with screening along Fogarty Avenue, to establish a safe construction site.
Please note: there will be intermittent road and lane closures throughout 2021 to facilitate works in this area.

Construction will continue in 2021 on a walking and cycling bridge near the reserve end of Fogarty Avenue. This will form part of the Federation Trail extension.
Please note: There will also be an ongoing closure of the walking and cycling path that runs over Stony Creek through the reserve.The path over Stony Creek will be closed as work continues on the Federation Trail extension
January 2021:
PDF (238 KB)
Hyde Street ramps, Spotswood July 2020 - ongoing Construction of new Hyde Street ramps from the north and south side of the freeway are progressing. Works on the elevated shared use paths and bridges will also continue. July 2020:
PDF (421KB)
DOCX (411KB) 
Muir Street, Spotswood & Fogarty Avenue, Yarraville July - November 2020 Building new pedestrian overpass over West Gate Freeway between Muir Street & Fogarty Avenue and installing new noise walls. July 2020 - North side: 
PDF (193KB)
DOCX (417KB) 

July 2020 - South side: 
PDF (226KB)
DOCX (326KB)
Williamstown Road to Newport Rail Line, Spotswood, Yarraville, South Kingsville July 2020 - ongoing Williamstown Road utilities and road widening works. Continued works to widen and strengthen the Newport Rail Bridge will also occur.    July 2020:

PDF (450KB)
DOCX (504KB)
Fogarty Avenue, Yarraville July 2020 - ongoing Piling and construction of new shared user paths. July 2020:

PDF (336KB)
DOCX (738KB)
Noise wall installation updates Ongoing The West Gate Tunnel Project includes building 9km of new noise walls along the West Gate Freeway.

As well as being more attractive, the new noise walls will provide you much better protection from freeway noise than the old noise walls.
Williamstown Road to the Newport Rail Bridge:
PDF (377KB)
DOCX (897KB)


Fogarty Avenue:
PDF (500KB)
DOCX (477KB)
Hyde Street Ramps, Spotswood February 2020 - ongoing As part of works on the West Gate Tunnel Project, we will be building two new ramps for the West Gate Freeway. February 2020:
PDF (544KB)
DOCX (444KB)
New Street and Watson Street, South Kingsville June 2019 - ongoing 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 Parade, Altona, Altona North 16 November 2018 – ongoing Works 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 North Thursday 11 October 2018 – ongoing Use 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: Williamstown Road inbound exit ramp, Spotswood From 29 May 2018 – 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)

West Gate Freeway (outbound) between Williamstown Road and The Avenue, Spotswood and Yarraville From 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)

WhereWhenWhatNotification
Northern portal, Whitehall Street, Yarraville and Footscray December 2020 - April 2021 A portion of the roof deck behind the tunnel boring machines will be completed. During this period, road deck and structural concreting works will be conducted.

Other works in the area include:
  • overhead wires relocation works by an electricity utility provider
  • gas line relocation works by utility provider along Lyons Street
  • There will also be ongoing deliveries of precast concrete segments to support the building of the elevated road and tunnels. More information: https://westgatetunnelproject.vic.gov.au/benalladeliveries

    Please note: There will be no project works on this site from 6 pm,18 December 2020 to 7 am, 11 January 2021, except for monitoring and maintenance works.

    December 2020
    PDF (870KB)
    Southern outbound tunnel portal December 2020 - April 2021 Beams are currently being installed to support the roof levels of the outbound tunnel exit. The beams will be delivered to the site via Kyle Street, with occasional overlength deliveries using New Street due to turnin restrictions on site. West Gate Freeway widening works will also continue.

    Please note: There will be no project works on this site from 6 pm,18 December 2020 to 7 am, 11 January 2021, except for  monitoring and maintenance works.  
    December 2020
    PDF (614KB)
    New Street worksite, South Kingsville November 2019 - 2020 Works 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 Footscray December 2018 - ongoing Ongoing 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.
    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) April 2018 - ongoing Piling and increased activity at our Whitehall Street construction sites; utility investigations on Whitehall Street; intersection upgrades; North Yarra Main Sewer works PDF (658KB)
    DOCX (526KB)
    Tunnels precinct (Whitehall Street, Yarraville and Footscray) March 2018 - ongoing Ongoing work at Whitehall Street construction sites PDF (492KB)
    DOCX (389KB)
    WhereWhenWhatNotification
    Dynon Road9 pm, 21 May - 4 am, 24 May 2021Construction of shared use path along Dynon Road in rail corridor near North Melbourne station, to provide a safe path for pedestrians and cyclists. Low level noise, vibration and light may be experienced.May 2021
    PDF (6.9KB)
    DOCX (1.9MB)
    Railway Place & Miller Street, North MelbourneFebruary 2021 - ongoingPreparatory works followed by construction and foundation piling works for the new shared user path at Dynon Road.January 2021:
    PDF (291.4KB)
    DOCX (1.1MB)
    Francis Street and Somerville RoadDecember 2020 - ongoingTransportation of concrete segments for the construction of a number of bridges and the elevated roadway over Footscray Road. Due to the size and weight of some of the segments, night deliveries are scheduled via Francis Street and Somerville Road.

    More information:
    Benalla deliveries - Transporting large construction materials to our worksites
    November 2020
    PDF (231KB)
    DOCX (207KB)
    Maribyrnong River Crossings & Footscray RoadNovember 2020 - ongoingBridge and gas relocation works progressing along the Maribyrnong River. Dynon Road and Wurundjeri Way.November 2020:
    PDF (353KB)
    DOCX (1397KB)
    Dynon Road and Wurundjeri Way ExtensionOctober 2020 - December 2020Continued works mainly on the northern side of Dynon Road. Construction of abutments and piers for the new on ramp along the Moonee Ponds Creek will also continue.October 2020:
    PDF (397KB)
    DOCX (3154KB)
    Wurundjeri WaySeptember 2020We are building a Wurundjeri Way extension. Preparatory works have begun as we locate services and remove vegetation in preparation for gas relocation works from the west of La Trobe Street to the Footscray Road T-intersection.August 2020:
    PDF (819KB)
    DOCX (396KB)
    Dynon RoadFebruary 2020 - ongoingConstruction of the new Dynon Road shared use path and bridges over
    Moonee Ponds Creek.
    June 2020:
    DOCX (425KB)
    Footscray RoadJanuary 2019 - ongoingWorks are progressing to build the new elevated road above Footscray Road with ongoing piling works and elevation of the Launching Gantry taking place in the centre median. Works on the new shared use paths are also taking place near Moonee Ponds creek and Docklands.June 2020:
    PDF (142KB)
    DOCX (387KB)
    Maribyrnong StreetMarch 2020 - ongoingFrom late March, the project delivery team will be implementing traffic changes along Maribyrnong Street and Lyons Street to accommodate the next stage which will be in place for the next 24 months. March 2020:
    PDF (325KB)
     Wurundjeri Way ExtensionFebruary 2020 - ongoingWorks to build the new Wurundjeri Way
    Extension, an elevated road connecting to Dynon Road and the new elevated
    Footscray Road that will link the West Gate Tunnel to the city.
    February 2020:
    PDF (305KB)
    DOCX (314KB)
    Maribyrnong RiverJanuary 2019 - ongoingWorks to construct the new bridges across the Maribyrnong River, linking the West Gate Tunnel to the elevated roadway above Footscray Road.

    Changes to Maribyrnong Street:

    • removal of car parks on Maribyrnong Street, south of Parker Street
    • truncation of Maribyrnong and Lyons streets

    February 2020 update:
    PDF (345KB)
    DOCX (325KB)


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

    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)

    West Gate Freeway

    WhenWhenWhatNotification
    Williamstown Road and West Gate Freeway piling worksFebruary - April 2021Piling works will be carried out at Williamstown Rd on the north and south sides of the West Gate Freeway. These works will be carried out at night as we need to close traffic lanes to allow the work to be done safely. Piling and bridge substructure works will also be carried out to build the new Hyde Street ramps.

    The ramp on the northern side of the freeway will provide a new exit ramp for inbound traffic from the West Gate Freeway to a new signalised intersection at Hyde Street. The ramp on the southern side of the freeway will provide a new entry ramp for outbound traffic from a new intersection at Simcock Avenue and Stephen Street through to the West Gate Freeway. 

    Please note: During piling works at Williamstown Rd, Williamstown Road will be closed in both directions as required (under the West Gate Freeway) from 9pm to 5am. Fully signed detour routes will be in place during the road closure.
    January 2021
    PDF (310KB)
    DOCX (424KB)
    Noise wall installation, between Steel Street and The Avenue, SpotswoodMid December 2020 - early 2021Noise wall installation will continue from December between Steel Street & The Avenue and continue in early 2021. 

    Please note: Lighting will be used during night works and where possible, angled away from homes. There will also be traffic changes, including lane closures, during installation works. Visit the Disruptions page for more information.
    December 2020:
    PDF (366KB)
    Millers Road interchange and West Gate FreewayDecember 2020 - early 2021

    Works are continuing to upgrade Millers Road interchange to enable the widening of the Freeway. This includes strengthening the bridge above the interchange, beam installation and concrete pouring works.

    Please note: There will be some overnight closures to do these works on Millers Road under the Freeway in both directions. Visit Big Build for more information.

    December 2020:
    PDF (241KB)
    Muir Street walking and cycling overpass Spotswood & YarravilleDecember 2020 - early 2021Muir Street overpass will be open to the public from Wednesday 9 December.December 2020
    PDF
    DOCX
    Noise wall installation Millers Rd outbound rampFebruary-March 2021Installing new noise walls at Millers Road outbound entry ramp to the West Gate Freeway (adjacent to Paringa Avenue) at night.

    Please note: During installation works, Millers Road outbound entry ramp will be closed from 9 pm to 5 am. A detour will be in place via the West Gate Freeway and Williamstown Road.
    February 2021
    PDF (760KB)
    DOCX (2.2MB)
    Strong Street, Spotswood23 - 24 March 2021Works to divert a large water main pipe that runs from Strong Street to the Footscray Hockey Club, under the West Gate Freeway.March 2021:
    PDF (373KB)
    DOCX (446KB)
    West Gate Freeway from Williamstown Road to Newport Rail Bridge, Spotswood, Yarraville & South Kingsville November 2020 - February 2021 Installing noise wall panels along the freeway and building new lanes outbound and in middle of the West Gate Freeway. Continued works to widen and strengthen the Newport Rail Bridge will also occur. October:
    PDF (533KB)
    Simcock Avenue, Spotswood 27 February, 5 pm - 28 February, 1 am
    Removing and reinstating an overhead power line as part of our preparations for the construction of the new Hyde Street outbound entry ramp to the West Gate Freeway.
    Please note: During the Simcock Avenue closure, vehicles will need to detour via Hall Street to the eastern section of Hudson Road and Booker Street.
    February 2021:
    PDF (285KB)
    DOCX (1.2MB)
    Noise wall installation works between Deleware Avenue and Eirene Street, Yarraville Early-February 2021 Installation of new noise walls.
    Please note: These works will be undertaken at night, 9 pm to 5 am, Monday to Friday for approximately three weeks. To safely conduct these works, Wiiliamstown Rd inbound exit ramp will be closed.
    January 2021 
    PDF (382KB)
    DOCX (622KB)
    Summer construction works for M80 Ring Road ramps and bridges and Grieve Parade bridge 6 January 2021 – 22 March 2021 The West Gate Tunnel Project will carry out construction work along the West Gate Freeway from early January 2021 through to late March 2021 at the Grieve Parade bridge and at some bridges and ramps connecting to the M80 Ring Road.


    Please note: During this time there will be occasional overnight freeway closures, lane closures and temporary changes to local roads. Visit the Disruptions page for more information.

    December 2020:
    PDF (296KB)
    DOCX (163KB)
    Demolition and rebuild of Grieve Parade bridge, Altona North 6 January 2021 – 22 March 2021 As part of ongoing widening works on the West Gate Freeway, we will demolish and rebuild a section of the Grieve Parade bridge over the freeway. The work will take place over summer and take approximately 11 weeks.


    Please note: There will be traffic disruptions as result of the works. Visit the Disruptions page for more information.

    December 2020: 
    PDF (394KB)
    DOCX (914KB)
    Williamstown Road and Blackshaws Road, Yarraville November 2020 Detour of traffic from West Gate Freeway to facilitate concrete deck pour of new pedestrian overpass between Muir Street and Fogarty Avenue November 2020:
    PDF (332KB)
    DOCX (525KB)
    Fogarty Avenue and The Avenue, Yarraville & Spotswood November - December 2020 Drainage works and traffic changes along Fogarty Avenue. Traffic changes will also occur at The Avenue. November 2020:
    PDF (400KB)
    Rosala Avenue walking and cycling overpass, Altona North November - December 2020 Rosala Avenue overpass will be open to the public from Monday 9 November. Cladding and lighting works will continue until December. November 2020:
    PDF (239KB)
    DOCX (367KB)
    West Gate Freeway from Williamstown Road to Newport Rail Bridge, Spotswood, Yarraville & South Kingsville November 2020 - February 2021 Installing noise wall panels along the freeway and building new lanes outbound and in middle of the West Gate Freeway. Continued works to widen and strengthen the Newport Rail Bridge will also occur. October:
    PDF (533KB)
    Fogarty Avenue, Yarraville June - mid November 2020 The Boulevard works will now be completed by mid-November and this section of road reopened. This does not affect through traffic from The Avenue. June 2020:
    PDF (384KB)
    DOCX (396KB)
    Newport Rail Bridge, Yarraville / South KingsvilleEarly November 2020Installing the new barriers onto the bridge and pouring concrete to connect the barriers to the bridge surface. Works moved from October to early November.September 2020:
    PDF (208KB)
    DOCX (289KB)
    Williamstown Road & Blackshaws RoadSeptember - early October 2020Detour information for closures on the West Gate Freeway.September 2020:
    PDF (196KB)
    Fogarty Avenue, YarravilleLate July to late 2020Temporary traffic changes on Fogarty Avenue, as part of works to connect the new drainage pipes to the West Gate Freeway system. Sections of Fogarty Road will be temporarily closed.July 2020:
    PDF (345KB)
    DOCX (360KB)
    Williamstown Road to Newport Rail Line, Spotswood, Yarraville, South KingsvilleJune 2020 - ongoingInstalling the concrete noise wall panels along the West Gate Freeway.June 2020:

    PDF (752KB)
    DOCX (809KB)
    Millers Road freeway interchange, Altona North / BrooklynLate August - Early October 2020Extended closures of the Millers Road inbound exit and entry ramps and four week closure of Millers Road under the freeway. Hydro blasting will occur in late September.

    Local road access changes at Primula Avenue, Beevers Street and Cypress Avenue.

    September 2020:
    PDF (346KB)
    DOCX (370KB)

    August 2020:
    PDF (267KB)
    DOCX (1.1MB)

    Newport Rail Bridge, Yarraville / South Kingsville Early September - Early October Hyrdroblasting the concrete on the Newport Rail Bridge section of the West Gate Freeway above The Avenue. September 2020:
    PDF (381KB)
    DOCX (642KB)
    West Gate Freeway / Don McLean Reserve, Spotswood July 2020Tree removals at Don McLean Reserve, Williamstown Road outbound entry ramp & West Gate Golf Course.June 2020:
    PDF (172KB)
    DOCX (306KB)
    Fogarty Avenue, YarravilleMid June to early July 2020Fogarty Avenue will be temporarily closed in sections between Tenterden and Highgate streets. This does not affect through traffic from The Avenue.June 2020:
    PDF (384KB)
    DOCX (396KB)
    Millers Road Interchange, BrooklynJune 2020Trees in the centre of the Millers Road interchange and near the Millers Road inbound entry ramps will be removed to allow for lane widening and realignment works. June 2020:
    PDF (170 KB)
    DOCX (301 KB)
    Beevers Street, Altona NorthJune-July 2020Works to relocate a water main and rebuild a traffic island located across the entrance of Beevers Street. June 2020:
    PDF (227KB)
    DOCX (328KB)
    Millers Road / West Gate Freeway April - August 2020Ongoing freeway widening works and hydro-blasting and installation of noise walls, retaining walls and bridge beamsApril 2020:
    PDF (226KB)
    Strong Street, SpotswoodFebruary - mid-July 2020We are diverting a large water main pipe that runs under the West Gate Freeway between the Footscray Hockey Club and Strong Street.

    February 2020:
    PDF (190KB)
    DOCX (291KB)

    June 2020:
    PDF (41KB)

    Strong Street, SpotswoodFebruary - late May 2020We are diverting a large water main pipe that runs under the West Gate Freeway between the Footscray Hockey Club and Strong Street.February 2020:
    PDF (190KB)
    DOCX (291KB)
    Fogarty Avenue, YarravilleMonday 20 January - early May 2020 Fogarty Avenue will be closed between the Muir Street walking and cycling bridge and 216 Fogarty Avenue.

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

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

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

    Rosala Avenue / Richards Court overpass 23 May 2020To make way for widening the West Gate Freeway, we need to close and safely remove the existing pedestrian overpass that connects Rosala Avenue and Richards Court.May 2020
    PDF (279 KB)
    DOCX (536 KB) 
    Muir Street / Fogarty Avenue overpass 23 May 2020To make way for widening the West Gate Freeway, we need to close and safely remove the existing pedestrian overpass that connects Muir Street and Fogarty Avenue.May 2020
    PDF (282 KB)
    DOCX (548 KB)
    Williamstown Road inbound exit ramp closureMarch - April 2020Work is continuing to complete the relocation of a large underground sewer pipe at the Williamstown Road inbound exit ramp.March 2020:
    PDF (279KB)
    DOCX (390KB)
    M80 Interchange ramp closuresJanuary - February 2020Ramp widening and reconstructionJanuary 2020:
    PDF (280KB)
    DOCX (558KB)
    Millers Road areaOctober 2019 - February 2020West Gate Freeway widening and ramp reconstructionJanuary 2020:
    Summer disruptions 
    PDF (282KB)

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

    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 / 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, Yarraville31 July 2018 – late December 2019Relocating 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 2019Noise walls installationAugust 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 2019Construction of the West Gate Tunnel outbound southern portal.May 2019:

    PDF (521KB)
    DOCX (950KB)

    Williamstown Road / West Gate Freeway interchange and Fogarty AvenueMarch - May 2019Site establishment, sewer pipe diversion, ramp and bridge construction.PDF (189KB)
    DOCX (1750KB)
    Cullen Court, Spotswood7 February - early March 2019Sewer works.February 2019:

    PDF (117KB)
    DOCX (1005KB)

    West Gate Freeway between Knapp St and Millers RdDecember 2019Community information sessionsNovember 2018:

    PDF (757 KB)
    DOCX (317 KB)

    MAP (218 KB)

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

    PDF (258KB)
    DOCX (747KB)

    Primula Avenue, BrooklynFrom 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)

    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)

    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 RoadMay 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 investigationsMarch 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
    Railway Place Reserve   December 2019 - February 2020To build the new shared use path along Dynon Road. November 2019:
    PDF (641KB)
    DOCX (410KB)
    Whitehall Street Construction AreasFrom June-August 2019Construction 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 2019Recharge well installationAugust 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 2019Recharge well installationPDF (625KB)

    Previous Updates:
    PDF (838KB)

    Whitehall Street and surrounding streets in Footscray and YarravilleFrom mid-May 2019Installing 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
    Dynon RoadFebruary 2020 - ongoingConstruction of the new Dynon Road shared use path and bridges over
    Moonee Ponds Creek.
    February 2020:
    PDF (275KB)
    DOCX (797KB)
    E & F GateFebruary - April 2020Piling and pier construction works continue throughout E and F gate.February 2020:
    PDF (268KB)
    DOCX (730KB)
    Maribyrnong River

    Other works include:

    From January 2019

    Works to construct the new bridges across the Maribyrnong River, linking the West Gate Tunnel to the elevated roadway above Footscray Road.

    Works include:

    • utility relocations, starting with power and done using trenching, underground drilling and cable installation
    • piling works and pier construction
    • diversion of the cycling and walking path along the Maribyrnong River from Lyons Street to Shepherd Bridge

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


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

    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)
    East E Gate & F GateOctober - 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.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)

    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)
    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.February 2020:
    PDF (299KB)
    DOCX (233KB)

    August 2018:
    PDF (280KB)
    DOCX (298KB)

    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.