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South Yarra park now open after Metro Tunnel upgrades

June 4th, 2024 - Metro Tunnel

For the first time in six years South Yarra’s Siding Reserve has reopened, to the delight of locals and their pets.


Heritage-inspired art for Anzac Station

May 8th, 2024 - Metro Tunnel

The Metro Tunnel’s five new stations will create a new city art trail, with works by some of Australia’s foremost artists.

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Two lanes for St Kilda Rd for the first time in six years

April 3rd, 2024 - Metro Tunnel

St Kilda Rd has reopened to two lanes of traffic in both directions around the new Anzac Station for the first time since 2018.

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around Metro Tunnel

December 5th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

You better watch out, you better not cry! The Metro Tunnel Project is coming to town for Christmas with a host of festive activities across Melbourne’s CBD.

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Anzac Station on the move

November 7th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Work on St Kilda Rd’s Anzac Station is progressing in line with the Metro Tunnel’s 2025 opening date, with architectural fit-out well under way and installation of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing equipment continuing.

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Spring has sprung at Anzac Station

October 4th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

The Metro Tunnel’s Anzac Station site is welcoming in spring with a garden-themed display packed with stories, history, and nature’s wonders. 

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Anzac Station an “emotional experience”

September 6th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Leaders of the design team behind the Metro Tunnel’s state-of-the-art stations have spoken about the challenges of designing a major train station to sit next to one of Melbourne’s most important historical monuments – the Shrine of Remembrance.

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Metro Tunnel achieves major milestone with first test trains 

August 9th, 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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Metro Tunnel paves the way for sustainable infrastructure with Australia-first trial

July 5th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

The Metro Tunnel Project is taking sustainability in the construction industry to the next level, with an Australia-first low-carbon concrete research project. 

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First Nations artworks to feature at Metro Tunnel’s eastern entrance in South Yarra

June 7th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

Two Victorian First Nations artists will create permanent works for the Metro Tunnel’s eastern entrance in South Yarra, as part of the project’s Legacy Artwork Program.

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Final tracks laid through the Metro Tunnel

May 10th, 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 artwork brings country to canvas at City Square

April 5th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

A new mural along the Metro Tunnel site fence at City Square is bringing the natural world to the bustling city.

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New contemporary art exhibition reveals the making of the Metro Tunnel

March 8th, 2023 - Southbank News

As the opening of the Metro Tunnel draws closer, an upcoming contemporary art exhibition will offer a unique glimpse into the incredible feat of engineering taking place deep under Melbourne.

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Metro Tunnel’s First Nations artwork “unexpected delight” in Federation Square

February 8th, 2023 - Metro Tunnel

If you’ve passed through Federation Square in recent weeks, you might have noticed some powerful new artwork adorning the Metro Tunnel site fence facing the East Shard.

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Have yourself a merry little Metro Tunnel Christmas with The Huxleys

December 8th, 2022 - Metro Tunnel

Melbournians, get ready to be bedazzled in Melbourne CBD this Christmas.

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Finishing touches for Anzac Station canopy

October 5th, 2022 - Metro Tunnel

The eye-catching canopy of the Metro Tunnel’s new Anzac Station is nearly complete, with the final key architectural feature installed.

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Final rail delivery to Metro Tunnel marks new milestone

September 7th, 2022 - Metro Tunnel

Around 18km of rail was delivered to the Metro Tunnel’s eastern entrance in South Yarra last month, with work starting in October to install the rail that will carry trains through the new tunnel.

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World-class artists to bring new Metro Tunnel stations to life

August 10th, 2022 - Metro Tunnel

The Metro Tunnel’s Anzac Station on St Kilda Rd will feature a permanent large-scale artwork from esteemed Melbourne artist Raafat Ishak.

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Track laying starts in the Metro Tunnel

July 6th, 2022 - Southbank News

The Metro Tunnel Project – a key investment in Victoria’s infrastructure boom – has reached a major milestone with the first stage of track laying under way.

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Metro Tunnel on the hunt for train drivers

June 8th, 2022 - Southbank News

More than 100 new train drivers will be hired to operate Melbourne’s new fleet of trains as a recruitment blitz begins in the lead up to the opening of the Metro Tunnel in 2025.

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Constructing Anzac Station

Constructing Anzac Station

February 6th, 2019 - Metro Tunnel
New cadets start their journey

New cadets start their journey

December 11th, 2018 - Southbank News
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