29 November 2022

The second stage of the Hurstbridge Line Duplication will deliver further improvements, including more train services, less crowding on peak trains and better connections to public transport in Melbourne’s northeast.

From 9pm Friday 16 December to 3am Monday 19 December 2022 construction will take place 24 hours along the rail line in Greensborough, Montmorency, Diamond Creek, and Wattle Glen.

What to expect

During these works you may notice:

  • Noise, dust, or vibrations from heavy machinery working in the rail corridor
  • The use of light towers for night works
  • Heavy vehicles using local roads for haulage and deliveries to site
  • Changes to the way you move around the area.

Changes to travel – train

  • Buses will replace trains between Heidelberg and Hurstbridge on the Hurstbridge Line from 8pm Friday 16 December to last service Sunday 18 December
  • Greensborough Station will close during this time. The existing overpass will remain open
  • To plan your journey, visit the PTV website or call 1800 800 007.

Changes to travel – bicycle, pedestrian and parking

  • Montmorency Station pedestrian crossing will be closed from 9pm Friday 16 December to 3am Monday 19 December
  • 55 spaces in the Diamond Creek Station car park will close from 6am Tuesday 13 December to 5pm Wednesday 21 December
  • Please check local signage for up-to-date detour information.

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